The R&B King title is as hotly debated as say, King of New York, or King of the South. There have been pivotal moments when the decision is unanimous like R. Kelly's reign, but then there are those completely loaded claims like the one made by a troubled Whitney Houston who felt Bobby Brown was fit for the crown. So in anticipating the coming of The-Dream's third Def Jam effort Love King, the stars are aligning for a new movement. His shiny cover of The FADER #68 is a sign of these amorous times we're living in—a summer of love. Pick up a copy (or two) when the magazine hits newsstands on June 22nd.
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