There are new beginnings in 2014 for singer-songwriter and all around music jack-of-all-trades The Dream. He announced yesterday via Instagram that he was ending his six year partnership with Def Jam Records.
In his Instagram message, The Dream posted a photo of Def Jam’s logo with the caption, “I will miss this logo. It all started here! Love Everything that I achieved there, EXODUS THE-DREAM #exodusthedream.”
The Dream has come a long way with the record company. He released five successful album since 2007, wrote some of Rihanna’s biggest hits including “Umbrella,” and became President of A&R in 2012. As A&R President, The Dream helped guide the albums of Rihanna, Mariah Carey, and Justin Bieber.