The-Dream announced on Twitter that he has been recruited as Executive Vice President of Island Records, replacing Christopher Hicks. "I wanna Thank everyone at Island Records/DefJam for their faith in me and making me Executive Vice President of Island Records," he wrote.
Sharing his gratitude for the recruitment, The-Dream thanked people who have supported him. "Thank you to my team..my manager Mark Stewart & my attorney Aaron Rosenberg for getting this 1st step of a goal accomplished," he stated.
"Thanks to Judy. Thank you to my partner Tricky Stewart and the RadioKilla & RedZone Staff. LA Reid, Karen Kwak, Steve Bartels, Joe Barino Steve Gotlieb and Thank you, Universal Chairman, Doug Morris. I look forward to the challenge of rebuilding music for not only Island Rec. But for Universal Records as a whole. Today I'm humbled and blessed."
Last but not least, The-Dream thanked his family and fiancee Christina Milian. "Oh yeah thank you Christina for your wonderful belief in me i love you! also i want to thank the entire Nash family and Milian family," he revealed.