“Being in that situation made me more humble. I thought there was no way I could ever be off point, and I finally felt what it was to be stifled. I was still studying music theory and trying to make songs though. I didn’t care if she was trying to stab me or throw my drum machine through the window… I wouldn’t have cared if the house was burning down. And if you’re working that hard up against something, as soon as the pressure is gone, you’re jumping on clouds like Goku. Your power level’s just hella high, you feel me?”—Del the Funky Homosapien, explaining how the end of a traumatic romantic relationship inspired him to finally end an eight-year solo hiatus.