Bruno Mars is on the cover of Rolling Stone this month and he revealed who “When I Was Your Man” was inspired by.
We haven’t read the article yet but according to Rolling Stone Bruno wasn’t too enthused about sharing the info but did admit that the song was about his longtime girlfriend, Jessica Caban. He wrote the song when he was nervous about losing her.
Bruno also admits that it’s still hard performing the song in concert because of all of the emotions the song brings back.
This is Bruno’s first Rolling Stone cover.
You can read more on this story as well as his early life and his struggle to make it in the music industry in the issue on new stands now.