The-Dream Announces 'Royalty: The Prequel' EP, Launches Contra-Paris Label

The Dream

Andrew Zaeh

The singer-songwriter/producer got married on 4th of July weekend.

A week after releasing the powerful music video for his song, "Black," The-Dream announces the release of his new EP, "Royalty: The Prequel."

The singer-songwriter/producer premiered the album cover and track list on Instagram on July 6.

The 8-song EP looks to be the first release from The-Dream and longtime collaborator, Tricky Stewart's co-label, Contra Paris.

"Welcome to the Designer and Culture Label… Contra-Paris," The-Dream writes, continuing to say that Contra-Paris isn't a "record label" but a "about culture and everything that surrounds music."

"Royalty: The Prequel" will be available for download today (Monday, July 7) at 7pm EST via the Contra-Paris website.

The-Dream also took to Instagram to announce other big news: He got married! He and his wife tied the knot on Friday in San Francisco, according to Rap-Up.

He posted a photo of his lovely wife, whose name he didn't reveal, on July 4 with a heartfelt caption: "THE MRS. I LOVE YOU with my Whole Entire Heart and Spirit, God has blessed me in a Time where any man would feel overcome! God has restored my Heart!"