Justin Bieber did a hot Spring Preview 2012 issue of V Magazine, which hit newsstands on January 12th, 2012.

Check out what Bieber had to say:

The biggest thing on his mind? His divisive personality — and how the naysayers only makes him stronger.

“Now that I’m on top, everyone wants to bring me down,” he says. “Everyone’s trying to tug at me and take my spot. Like Floyd Mayweather, he’s the best boxer in the world. Now he is a champion. Every time he goes to a fight now, people are like, ‘He’s going to lose this time.’”