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Lupe Fiasco “Words I Never Said” Video

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For all the heat that Lasers has (deservingly) taken, one of the album’s key moments of redemption can be found in the form of Lupe Fiasco‘s focused “Words I Never Said.” With “Love the Way You Lie” co-writer Skylar Grey on the hook, Lupe’s angry manifesto offers a strange contrast to the largely pop-driven wasteland that makes up the rest of the album; for all the conflict that’s been documented between the MC and Atlantic, it’s a wonder that this song was even considered to become a single. With too much static still surrounding the release however — as far as I’m concerned — the jury’s out on the man until we hear Food & Liquor 2.