"In a span of five years, I had lost the two most influential people in my life and that's where this musical crusade began," says The-Dream. In part one of a three part series, 'The Man,' musical hitmaker, The-Dream, opens up about his personal life and what brought him to where he is today with his career.
The 34-year old singer/songwriter/producer drops his latest album, "IV Play," on May 28. The album features guest spots from from Beyoncé, 2 Chainz, Jay-Z, Big Sean, Pusha T, Fabolous, Gary Clark Jr., and Kelly Rowland and is available for preorder on iTunes now. Check out the rest of the video above.