Big Sean Says He Confronted Mental Health Struggles While Making 'Detroit 2'

Big Sean is opening up about the mental health struggles he faced before releasing his new album, Detroit 2, last week.

"I don’t feel like this currently, but I had never gone through wanting to kill myself, give up on my life until the past few years and I didn’t realize how important it was to embrace the ups n downs of life and enjoy (in joy) taking active steps to better it. it’s the Journey!" he wrote in a candid series of tweets Sunday evening (Sept. 7).