When a high-caliber artist such as Lupe Fiasco, hip-hop’s rebel and original Laser, hates their own album, something is terribly wrong. Insanul Ahmed, writer for Complex, phoned Lupe Fiasco to grab his reasoning for the hatred. Lupe Fiasco also shares concepts and stories behind his first two singles.

When I think about everything that I went through on this record, I hate this album.

View the entire interview at Complex.