The-Dream was a mastermind in the studio in the 2000s and a writer who has written countless hits. He has written records for Mariah Carey, Rihanna, and Beyoncé. He has also penned and produced some memorable tracks for himself. With his signature “eh” adlib, it wasn’t hard to figure out his lyrics across the industry. So let’s take at one of the greatest writers in the last couple of decades, The-Dream.
Thanks to today’s artists ability to be successful while staying independent, record labels like RCA have been forced to give out more favorable contracts. With artist’s having access to the social media market their art and new distribution platforms to give the public access the bargaining power has shifted in their favor. SZA has recently became possibly the biggest beneficiary to date with her joint deal with TDE and RCA.
Myke The Artist has came a long way since the first time I’ve met him years ago after the release of the visual for his first single ‘Son’ – featuring Dub Dope. Since we’ve met he’s moved to New York to pursue a music career and released his first album Chasing Paradise on iTunes and now he is preparing to release some more music.
As creatives we all need to be able to focus and set the mood for us to help spark our minds into action. For many a popular way people get themselves motivated is by listening to music. In collaboration with David Yarde, I’ve come up with a playlist that will hopefully help get you going in whatever you do in your life.