Bruno Mars Says Collaboration With Alicia Keys Had "Always Been A Dream"

28 November 2012, 14:05 | Updated: 28 November 2012, 14:48

The 'Locked Out Of Heaven' singer wrote a song called 'Tears Always Win' for her new album.

Bruno Mars says he fulfilled a dream getting to collaborate with Alicia Keys on her newly released studio album 'Girl On Fire'.

The 'Fallin'' singer launched her fifth album worldwide this week fresh from her success with lead single 'Girl On Fire', and says he loved getting to write the song 'Tears Always Win' with her.

"Its always been a dream of mine to write with the wonderful @aliciakeys," Bruno tweeted this week. "I finally got me on #TearsAlwaysWin Go get her new album."

Alicia's new album also boasts a writing collaboration between the US star and Scottish singer-songwriter Emeli Sande on a song called 'Brand New Me', which has since been confirmed as the second US single.

Check out a picture of Bruno Mars promoting his new album 'Unorthodox Jukebox' below:

The 'No One' singer will head out on a UK arena tour across six dates from May 2013.

Bruno Mars is also preparing for the release of a new album as his second record 'Unorthodox Jukebox' drops on 11th December.