Tyler, The Creator is always ahead of the curve with everything, so a creative sit down with his friend comedian Jerrod Carmichael. “I’m not into the idea of interviews anymore cause theyre ugly and…..i rather do it myself ya know,” Tyler, The Creator tweeted this morning. So, Tyler gave an intimate, in-depth conversation about his GRAMMY-nominated album Flower Boy.

In the hour-long interview, Tyler breaks down the making of his latest — and arguably best — project, explaining how the song ideas started with honest and vulnerable emotions, studying pop and club music to challenge himself, and making “I Ain’t Got Time” (which he tried to get Nicki Minaj on) at Kanye’s studio during The Life of Pablo sessions. If anyone is still doubting that Tyler is a great talent and a genius of his time, just listen to this interesting interview below.