This article is about the musician. The-Dream, is an American record producer, songwriter, singer and rapper. Terius Nash was born dream of ex and present boyfriend – Dream Stop Yanceyville, North Carolina. He moved with his mother to Atlanta when he was two years old.
After first learning to play trumpet in elementary school, Nash learned how to play the drums and guitar. B producer Laney Stewart in 2001 and Stewart helped him get a publishing deal after Nash wrote “Everything” for B2K’s album Pandemonium! Under the pen name “The-Dream”, Nash began writing lyrics for popular artists. In 2007 Nash signed a record contract with Def Jam Recordings and began working on his debut studio album Love Hate. I Am Sasha Fierce and released in 2008.
B Song, becoming the first career wins at the Grammys for The Dream. On March 10, 2009, The-Dream released his second album Love vs. He re-teamed with Tricky Stewart, who produced most of the tracks on the album, and Los da Mystro. During the making of Love King, he recorded a song with T-Pain and expressed that he would like to make a collaborative album with Kanye West in the future. In January 2010, The-Dream stated he was finished recording the album and he called it the best of his three albums. The-Dream sang that he would release a follow-up album titled Love Affair on June 7, 2011.
IV Play was released on May 28, 2013. The mixtape consisted of seven songs total, with hit songs “Pimp C Lives” and “Outkast”. He followed with “Fruition” and “That’s My Shit” to further introduce his new style of music and his upcoming album, Crown Jewel. B, hip hop, and pop artists, including J. In early 2009, The-Dream began working with Christina Milian on her fourth studio album Elope, which led to her signing a joint-deal with Radio Killa Records. In 2010, The-Dream was criticized for his cover of Aaliyah’s song “One in a Million”. Upon the release of the song, fans of Aaliyah voiced distaste for The-Dream’s rendition on radio shows and blog sites.
B reinvented the genre as a mythological epic”, citing it as an influence on Frank Ocean’s 2012 song “Pyramids”. After dating for six months, Nash married his girlfriend, Nivea in 2004. Nivea filed for legal separation on December 10, 2007. Nash began dating Christina Milian in early 2009 and she became pregnant. The Daily Mail reported that “the pregnancy was a surprise, but they were getting married regardless. In 2012, Nash briefly dated Lydia Nam, who gave birth to their son in 2013.