The Dream Songs

Editor's Pick
The Dream - BLACK Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Song: BLACK
Former Def Jam artist and producer, The Dream, comes straight for your heartstrings and your mind in his new video, BLACK. It will give you goosebumps in a good way. In the wake of the Donald Sterling... More
Posted 2 months ago
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Mary J. Blige ft. The-Dream - Vegas Nights Artwork
Featuring: The Dream
You can’t have too much of a good thing, right? Right. So you won’t mind that, just a day after stepping into the Booth with See That Boy Again, Mary J. Blige is back on our pages with... More
Posted 3 months ago
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The-Dream ft. Gary Clark Jr. - Too Early Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Gary Clark Jr.
Album: IV Play
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... More
Posted one year ago
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Jadakiss ft. The-Dream - Big Boy Dialogue Artwork
Artist: Jadakiss
Featuring: The Dream
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... More
Posted one year ago
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The-Dream ft. Beyoncé & 2 Chainz - Turnt Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Beyoncé | 2 Chainz
Song: Turnt
Album: IV Play
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... More
Posted one year ago
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The Dream ft. Kelly Rowland - Where Have You Been Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Kelly Rowland
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.... More
Posted one year ago
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The-Dream - IV Play Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Song: IV Play
Album: 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... More
Posted one year ago
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The-Dream ft. Jay-Z - High Art Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Jay Z
Album: IV Play
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,... More
Posted one year ago
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The-Dream - TRON Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Song: TRON
Album: IV Play
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... More
Posted one year ago
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The-Dream ft. Fabolous - Slow It Down Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Fabolous
Album: IV Play
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... More
Posted one year ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
Album: 1977
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... More
Posted one year ago
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The-Dream - Tender Tendencies Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Album: 1977
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... More
Posted one year ago
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The-Dream - AK47 Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Song: AK47
Album: 1977
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.... More
Posted one year ago
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The-Dream ft. Pusha T - Dope B*tch Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Pusha T
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... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Pusha T ft. The-Dream - Exodus 23:1 Artwork
Artist: Pusha T
Featuring: The Dream
“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... More
Posted 2 years ago
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The-Dream ft. Casha - Kill The Lights Artwork
Artist: The Dream
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,... More
Posted 2 years ago
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The-Dream - ROC Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Song: 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... More
Posted 2 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
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,... More
Posted 3 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
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... More
Posted 3 years ago
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The-Dream - Body Work x F**k My Brains Out Artwork
Artist: The Dream
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... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Jay Electronica
Featuring: Jay Z | The Dream
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,... More
Posted 3 years ago
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The-Dream - Turnt Out Artwork
Artist: The Dream
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... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Lloyd Banks ft. Ludacris, The-Dream, Jadakiss & Yo Gotti - Beamer, Benz or Bentley (Remix) Artwork
Featuring: Ludacris | The Dream | Jadakiss | Yo Gotti
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... More
Posted 4 years ago
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The-Dream ft. T.I. - Make Up Bag Artwork
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: T.I.
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... More
Posted 4 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Ludacris
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?... More
Posted 4 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
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... More
Posted 4 years ago
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bONE
Artist: bONE
Featuring: Bun B | Rick Ross | The Dream
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,... More
Posted 4 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
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... More
Posted 4 years ago
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R. Kelly
Artist: R. Kelly
Featuring: Tyrese | Robin Thicke | The Dream
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... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Snoop Dogg
Artist: Snoop Dogg
Featuring: The Dream
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... More
Posted about 5 years ago
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Rick Ross
Artist: Rick Ross
Featuring: The Dream | Twista | Krayzie Bone
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Shawty Lo ft. The-Dream, Ludacris & Gucci Mane - Atlanta, GA Artwork
Artist: Shawty Lo
Featuring: The Dream | Ludacris | Gucci Mane
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Lil' Kim
Artist: Lil' Kim
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Jamie Foxx
Artist: Jamie Foxx
Featuring: The Dream | Drake | Kanye West
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Rick Ross
Artist: Rick Ross
Featuring: The Dream
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Fabolous
Artist: Fabolous
Featuring: The Dream
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Kanye West
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,... More
Posted 5 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Fabolous
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. ... More
Posted 5 years ago
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DJ Drama
Artist: DJ Drama
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,... More
Posted 5 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Mariah Carey
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Jazmine Sullivan
Featuring: The Dream
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Shontelle
Artist: Shontelle
Featuring: The Dream
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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The Dream
Artist: The Dream
Featuring: Lil Jon
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... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Young Chris
Featuring: The Dream
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... More
Posted 6 years ago
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Sterling Simms
Featuring: The Dream | Jadakiss
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... More
Posted 6 years ago
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Gym Class Heroes
Featuring: The Dream
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,... More
Posted 6 years ago
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LL Cool J
Artist: LL Cool J
Featuring: The Dream
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... More
Posted 6 years ago
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