Tagged: The-Dream


Staff Selects Playlist: Foreplay 4 IV Play

In an hour or so on a conference call, The-Dream will debut a third track from his upcoming fourth LP, IV Play, out May 28th via his Radio Killa Def Jam imprint. Titled “High Art,” … read more »

POSTED May 9, 2013 3:18PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Download August Alsina’s The Product 2 Mixtape

New Orleans’ August Alsina, a recent signee to The-Dream’s Radio Killa imprint whose smarmy delivery reminds me a little of Tim Vocals, has released a new tape of thugged-out R&B, The Product 2. (It follows … read more »

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Stream: The-Dream, “IV Play”

Update 5/15/2013: An early version of “IV Play” that features Twista has surfaced. Download it below via Fake Shore Drive. Download: The Dream f. Twista, “IV Play (Original Version)” ————— Here’s the title track of … read more »

POSTED April 8, 2013 6:02PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Stream: The-Dream, “Tron”

Here’s something different. The-Dream just released “Tron,” which will appear on his upcoming IV Play (out May 4th), and over warped synths he raps (yes, raps) in a pitched-down voice at a vague swath of … read more »

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Stream: The-Dream f. Fabolous, “Slow It Down”

Update 4/2/2013: Watch the new “Slow It Down” video above. The-Dream’s IV Play, whose release has been teased for two years, will be in stores May 28th. Hear preview snippets of the LP here. ———— … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2013 11:03AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Staff Selects Playlist: This One 4 My Bb

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

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Video: The-Dream f. Casha, “Used To Be”

Last week, The-Dream released an unexciting music video for “Wake Me When It’s Over” to drum up support for the commercial re-release of his fantastic, once-free 1977 album. “Used To Be” is worth calling attention … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2012 2:07PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,

Video: The-Dream, “Wake Me When It’s Over”

The-Dream has been steadily promoting Def Jam’s December 18 re-release of his free album 1977. Today he shares this dramatic video for “Wake Me When It’s Over,” the track that debuted the project back in … read more »

POSTED December 6, 2012 1:58PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Stream: The-Dream, “Can’t Wait To Hate You (Mariah Carey Demo / Jerome LOL Edit)”

Jerome LOL cuts to the quick of The-Dream’s “Can’t Wait To Hate You,” reducing the lyrics to a single, mantra-like refrain and lacing it with bright keys and a life-affirming island beat. It’s a pretty … read more »

POSTED December 3, 2012 1:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Stream: The-Dream, “Tender Tendencies”

The-Dream gives us “Tender Tendencies” another bonus cut set for the commercial re-release of his free 2011 album 1977. As its title indicates, the futuristic ballad leans more sweet than salacious. 1977 hits stores December … read more »

POSTED November 26, 2012 1:20PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,