"Well, 2012 was probably the most historic year of my life. I got to work with [Alexander Wang] for the first time. I'm getting my respect as a video director. The fashion industry respects me and knows who I am. But then the album leaked. I also lost my dad over Christmas… But in 2013, I've already had a number-one album, and here I am on the cover of Interview talking to my good friend Alex Wang, so it looks like this year is going to be a good one."