The-Dream Songs


The-Dream ft. Gary Clark Jr. - Too Early Artwork

The-Dream ft. Gary Clark Jr. - Too Early

Even hitmaking singer/songwriters with fantastic sex lives get the blues from time to time. Don’t believe me? Just take a listen to The-Dream‘s latest single, Too Early, which finds the Radio Killa grappling with...Read More

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Jadakiss ft. The-Dream - Big Boy Dialogue Artwork

Jadakiss ft. The-Dream - Big Boy Dialogue

As a high-roller in the hip-hop game, Jadakiss spends a large portion of his time engaged in business negotiations with other movers-and-shakers—or, as the D-Block veteran calls it on his latest effort, “Big Boy...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Beyoncé & 2 Chainz - Turnt Artwork

The-Dream ft. Beyoncé & 2 Chainz - Turnt

The-Dream‘s last feature, single selection Where Have You Been, saw him sharing a tender moment with Kelly Rowland. Now, with his new album so close I can almost taste it, the Radio Killa has unleashed a project...Read More

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The Dream ft. Kelly Rowland - Where Have You Been Artwork

The Dream ft. Kelly Rowland - Where Have You Been

A whopping three years after the release of junior album Love King, LP number four in The-Dream‘s Love series is just a week and change away. As they say, good things come to those who wait. Coincidentally, that maxim...Read More

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The-Dream - IV Play Artwork

The-Dream - IV Play

If you are having trouble deciphering the title of the latest effort from The-Dream, why not take a page from Bart Simpson’s book and look to the Rocky series for guidance? (Rocky IV is the one where he fights Drago, after...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Jay-Z - High Art Artwork

The-Dream ft. Jay-Z - High Art

Incredibly, it’s been almost three years since we’ve gotten a proper album from The-Dream. (No, I’m not counting the mixtapet-turned-quasi-album-1977). But the wait is almost over, and you know what that...Read More

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The-Dream - TRON Artwork

The-Dream - TRON

Not content simply juggling the roles of singer, singerwriter and producer, The-Dream has added yet another skill to his repertoire: rapping. On TRON, the latest single off his fifth studio album, the Radio Killa sets out to...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Fabolous - Slow It Down Artwork

The-Dream ft. Fabolous - Slow It Down

Fun as it may be to do (what currently passes for) the Harlem Shake, idiotic arm-flailing and air-humping isn’t going to help get your partner in the mood. Of course, making romance requires not only the right moves,...Read More

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The-Dream - Wake Me When It’s Over

Fresh off exploring the fatal consequences of love gone sour on Murderer, The-Dream ventures into similarly dark territory on the final leak off his forthcoming digital album. Wake Me When It’s Over finds the artist...Read More

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The-Dream - Tender Tendencies Artwork

The-Dream - Tender Tendencies

On his last feature, one of several cuts newly added for his forthcoming 1977 re-release, The-Dream illustrated an ex-girl’s destructive qualities by comparison to an AK47. So, why does he keep straying into the line of...Read More

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The-Dream - AK47 Artwork

The-Dream - AK47

Previously released for free digital download back in September of 2011, The-Dream‘s 1977 LP was such a hit that Def Jam‘s decided to re-release it in an expanded retail edition. Newly-added for this version of...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Pusha T - Dope B*tch Artwork

The-Dream ft. Pusha T - Dope B*tch

They say one good turn deserves another, so after The-Dream helped out Pusha T with a dope hook on the (inadvertently?) beef-starting Exodus 23:1, Pusha Ton decided to lend a hand with a dope verse on Dream’s new single,...Read More

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Pusha T ft. The-Dream - Exodus 23:1 Artwork

Pusha T ft. The-Dream - Exodus 23:1

“Thou shalt not raise a false report: put not thine hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.” The latest release off G.O.O.D. Music‘s forthcoming comp album, Pusha T quoting Exodus 23:1 as he...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Casha - Kill The Lights Artwork

The-Dream ft. Casha - Kill The Lights

Update: Click “Listen Now” above to watch The-Dream’s “Kill The Lights” video. As oxygen is to breathing, as the sun is to sunlight, as Wiz Khalifa is to marijuana, The-Dream is to...Read More

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The-Dream - ROC Artwork

The-Dream - ROC

Click “Listen” to watch The-Dream’s “ROC” video. After a relatively quiet, but still quite successful 2011 (the self-proclaimed “Radio Killa” didn’t get a new album onto store shelves, but he did drop a...Read More

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The Dream - Wedding Crasher

In his review of The-Dream‘s newly-released free album, our very own Nathan S. praised the pop heavyweight for having a cinematic vision that’s all too rare in modern R&B. Sure enough, stand out Wedding...Read More

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The-Dream - Murderer

I always thought of The-Dream as more of a lover than a fighter but, as the Radio Killa’s always been quick to remind us, romance is never without its dark side. A far cry from epically freaky two-part single Body...Read More

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The-Dream - Body Work x F**k My Brains Out Artwork

The-Dream - Body Work x F**k My Brains Out

You’ve gotta love a two-for-one—though The-Dream wasn’t able to drop the fourth installment in his Love series today (as was originally planned) due to label red tape, the pop heavyweight made up for it by...Read More

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Jay Electronica

Jay Electronica ft. Jay-Z & The-Dream - Shiny Suit Theory

Humphrey Bogart would be proud. With red curtain cinema dipped in 1920’s bravado, Roc Nation‘s newest member Jay Electronica gives his audience a tip of the hat with his latest release, Shiny Suit Theory,...Read More

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The-Dream - Turnt Out Artwork

The-Dream - Turnt Out

Disclaimer: I had to send in this intro mad late. It needed to be tested out, if you know what I mean. Sorry, but when The-Dream releases a new single like Turnt Out, you can’t really understand the music unless it’s...Read More

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Lloyd Banks ft. Ludacris, The-Dream, Jadakiss & Yo Gotti - Beamer, Benz or Bentley (Remix) Artwork

Lloyd Banks ft. Ludacris, The-Dream, Jadakiss & Yo Gotti - Beamer, Benz or Bentley (Remix)

What artists would you grab for a remix to your smash single? Ludacris? Check. Jadakiss? Check. The-Dream? Check. Yo Gotti? Actually, that might not be a typical line-up, but the combination still works well on the official...Read More

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The-Dream ft. T.I. - Make Up Bag Artwork

The-Dream ft. T.I. - Make Up Bag

Contrary to popular belief, while we do work together, and share very similar musical tastes, the homey DJ Z and I don’t always agree; like when it comes to The-Dream’s new single Make Up Bag (he’s apparently finally...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Ludacris - Love King (Remix)

Remember back in the day (April) when I said that The-Dream’s Love King (Remix) with Jeezy was only a prelude, and that the “official official” remix would feature none other than Ludacris? Would I lie to you? (Why am I...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Jeezy - Love King (Remix)

We’ve got a lot of ground to cover on The-Dream’s new Love King remix, so let’s not waste any time. First, while the Radio Killa announced on his Twitter that the official-official remix will feature Luda (the duo have...Read More

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bONE

bONE ft. Bun B, Rick Ross & The-Dream - Home Gurl (Remix)

New Def Jam signee bONE uses his first DJBooth feature Home Gurl (Remix) to examine Obama’s health care reform bill, examining its potential implications for spiraling pharmaceutical costs. Sorry, I’m just messing with...Read More

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The-Dream - Love King

We’ve been down this road before. A beloved artist promises that his next album will be his last, but years later we’re still seeing albums from the once supposed retiree (I’m looking at you Jay and Lupe). But for now...Read More

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R. Kelly

R. Kelly ft. Tyrese, Robin Thicke & The-Dream - Pregnant

Sex in the kitchen, sex in a zoo, sex in a closet, it’s no secret that R. Kelly loves him some sex, and the seemingly inevitable outcome of all that freakiness is the new track Pregnant. Now I stopped being shocked by...Read More

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Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg ft. The-Dream - Gangsta Luv

Ready to feel old? Snoop Dogg’s been west coastin his way through the rap game for an incredible 17 years now, and the Doggfather shows no signs of slowing down. Not content to rest on his considerable hip-hop laurels,...Read More

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Rick Ross

Rick Ross ft. The-Dream, Twista & Krayzie Bone - All I Really Want (Remix)

Though his junior album, Deeper Than Rap, was released more than four months ago, Rick Ross has still been pushing several tracks off the LP, releasing street videos (Face, Boss Lady) and remixes (Magnificent (Remix), Maybach...Read More

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Shawty Lo ft. The-Dream, Ludacris & Gucci Mane - Atlanta, GA Artwork

Shawty Lo ft. The-Dream, Ludacris & Gucci Mane - Atlanta, GA

If there is one thing that Carlos Walker (better known as Shawty Lo) knows, it’s how to craft a hit. With Southern anthem Dey Know and the infectious Foolish, the emcee proved his knack for turning out chart-smashers,...Read More

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Lil' Kim

Lil Kim ft. The-Dream, Soulja Boy, T-Pain, & Charlie Wilson - Download (Remix)

Back in ‘85, Zapp & Roger could hardly have predicted how quickly Computer Love would become a reality.  I don’t know if I’ll ever get used to the idea that digital love (and lust) isn’t...Read More

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The-Dream - Hit It On The Road

As if the tremendous success of his sophomore album, Love vs. Money (the only project to get Nathan S.‘s “Near-Classic” stamp of approval thus far in ‘09.), wasn’t enough, The-Dream is hoping to...Read More

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Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx ft. The-Dream, Drake & Kanye West - Digital Girl (Remix)

Man, it seems like everyone’s into online dating these days. What used to be a realm populated solely by overweight nerds is now being used by anyone feeling a little lonely on any given day—even wildly successful...Read More

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Rick Ross

Rick Ross ft. The-Dream - All I Really Want

With Deeper Than Rap‘s April 21st release date fast approaching, it goes without saying that Rick Ross is one busy man.  Since the Boss was tied up with a video shoot in sunny Colombia this week, he wasn’t...Read More

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Fabolous

Fabolous ft. The-Dream - Throw It In The Bag

Ever since he first hit the scene, Fabolous has maintained a masterful balance between street-oriented jams (see Can’t Deny It, Young’n, Breathe, and Diamonds) and rap ballads (see Can’t Let You Go, Into...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Kanye West - Walking On The Moon

When our own Nathan S. reviewed The-Dream‘s debut album, Love/Hate, in December of ‘07, he described the singer/songwriter/producer as Prince, R. Kelly, and T-Pain rolled into one artist, and this brand new record...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Rick Ross, Fabolous, Juelz Santana & Ludacris - Rockin That Thang (Rmx)

Since he wrote Rihanna‘s smash hit, Umbrella, Best of the Booth award winner The-Dream has enjoyed the opportunity to work with just about everyone on the Def Jam roster.  Now, a who’s-who of Def Jam artists...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Fabolous - Rockin That Thang (Remix)

Rockin’ That Thang, the second single off The-Dream‘s forthcoming sophomore album, has enjoyed a spot on our Top R&B Chart ever since we featured it on November 25th, ‘08.  Seeing the record’s...Read More

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DJ Drama

DJ Drama ft. The-Dream, La The Darkman, & Too $hort - Tipper Love

When DJ Drama finally released Gangsta Grillz: The Album in December of ‘07, it got mainly positive reviews.  Retaining all the elements that made the GG mixtape series so popular, it’s considered by some to...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Mariah Carey - My Love

Back in March, The-Dream provided a new, club-centric beat and guest vocals for a remix of Mariah Carey’s Touch My Body, the first single off the singer’s eleventh studio album, the platinum-selling E=MC² . ...Read More

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The-Dream - Rockin’ That Thang

On the first buzz single from his upcoming sophomore album, Love vs. Money, The-Dream spotted a seemingly fine female in the club, but let her know that he had to See The Booty before coming to a decision. His potential...Read More

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Jazmine Sullivan

Jazmine Sullivan ft. The Dream - Bust Your Windows (Remix)

The reason Jazmine Sullivan‘s second single, Bust Your Windows, has been so successful (peaking at #45 on the Billboard Hot 100) is its audacious, head-turning subject matter.  So many heads have turned, in fact,...Read More

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Shontelle

Shontelle ft. The-Dream - T-Shirt (Remix)

Hey Rihanna, in case you were wondering, you’ve got some company!  Peaking at #36 on the Billboard Hot 100, relative newcomer Shontelle’s debut single, T-Shirt, has become the second international hit released by...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Lil Jon - Let Me See The Booty

Wherever you go, you’re bound to run into some good-looking females.  Personally, I like to see how a woman looks ‘all the way around’ before I make a call. Likewise, The-Dream just isn’t satisfied with a...Read More

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Young Chris

Young Chris ft. The-Dream - You Know I

If a female plays dumb from time to time in a relationship, she probably knows exactly what she is doing.  In fact, despite vehement denial that she “doesn’t know what you’re talking about,” or...Read More

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Sterling Simms

Sterling Simms ft. The-Dream & Jadakiss - All I Need

Last Wednesday, DJBooth was sent a record by singer Lloyd, entitled I Need Love, which features production from Tricky Stewart and writing/feature work from The-Dream.  Hours after receiving the song, however, a second...Read More

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Gym Class Heroes

Gym Class Heroes ft. The-Dream - Cookie Jar

Having already gained a strong following in the underground, indie hip-hop/rock group Gym Class Heroes received some long-awaited national popularity thanks to their gold-certified third studio album, As Cruel As School...Read More

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LL Cool J

LL Cool J ft. The-Dream - Baby

In November of 1985, when a young LL Cool J released his debut, Radio, nobody in their right mind could have predicted that 23 years later, the Brooklyn entertainer born Todd Smith would be readying his thirteenth...Read More

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Dear Jayne

Dear Jayne ft. The-Dream - Fall Back

Men often find themselves drawn into the ‘baller-istic’ aspects of the club scene—you know, buying drinks for ‘fly shorties,’ asking for a dance, and getting digits— while forgetting about their girlfriend at...Read More

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Plies

Plies ft. Jamie Foxx & The-Dream - Please Excuse My Hands

Fresh off a promotional stop in Chicago, rapper Plies has dropped his “official” second single, Please Excuse My Hands.  Transitioning perfectly from his current single, the chart-heavy Bust It Baby (Pt. 2), the Fort...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Sheek Louch - Fast Car (Remix)

Despite the fact that The-Dream‘s debut album, Love/Hate, has yet to reach gold certification, the big bosses at Def Jam haven’t given up on the project.  Following the album’s first three hit records,...Read More

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Phyzikal

Phyzikal ft. Jazze Pha & The-Dream - Who Let Em In

One of the many advantages that women hold over men is their ability to be invited into any party or event, regardless of whether or not they know the host (or anyone in the place for that matter).  Typically, these...Read More

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Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey ft. Rick Ross & The-Dream - Touch My Body (Remix)

They remixed it again?  Yes, they remixed it again.  This time around, Mariah’s Touch My Body gets a new beat, again courtesy of guest feature The-Dream, and a rap verse from Def Jam’s current main man, Mr....Read More

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Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey ft. The-Dream - Touch My Body (Remix)

Just about a month ago, DJBooth premiered Mariah Carey’s new single, Touch My Body, the first off her forthcoming album E=MC².  Since then, the Brett Ratner-directed music video was launched at television and online,...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Young Jeezy - I Luv Your Girl (Remix)

As we have mentioned several times, one of the best benefits of being signed to a major record label is convenient access to an entire artist roster for collaborations and remixes.  The-Dream knows that better than...Read More

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The-Dream - Falsetto (Remix)

When he isn’t penning lyrics for Usher, Janet or Mariah, The-Dream is busy continuing to promote his debut album, Love/Hate, which was released shortly before the holidays this past December.  Riding high off the...Read More

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The-Dream - I Luv Your Girl

Although The-Dream is a happily married man (to R&B singer Nivea) in real life, when it comes to his business persona he’s a swinger.  Getting a chance to show off his prowess, Mr. Nash passes by one of his...Read More

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The-Dream ft. R. Kelly - Shawty Is A 10 (Remix)

Just when you thought it couldn’t receive the remix treatment again; it has.  After previously featuring a guest verse from rapper Fabolous, Shawty Is A 10 has scrapped the rap and beefed up its R&B side with a...Read More

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The-Dream - Ditch That

Among the many traits that youthful rappers and singers posses, confidence is almost always at the top of the list.  The perception that any woman at any time can be ‘wooed into keeps’ is exactly why artists border a...Read More

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The-Dream - Falsetto

Singer/songwriter The-Dream follows-up his Shawty Is Da Shid tale with a secret about how he possibly nabbed up wifey, Nivea.  In an interview with DJBooth.net last March, singer Marques Houston admitted that an R&B...Read More

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The-Dream ft. Fabolous - Shawty Is A 10 (Remix)

Hoping to capitalize on the heat seeker success of Shawty Is A Ten, The-Dream gives it the inevitable hit single treatment and releases a remix.  In this case, it is the usual: the original song with a guest rap feature...Read More

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The-Dream - Shawty Is A Ten

Although The-Dream may be an unfamiliar name, this ATL-native is not unfamiliar to the music game.  From writing songs for artists like B2K, Brittany Spears and Rihanna (the smash hit Umbrella), The-Dream has proven that...Read More

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