Upon the release of the song, fans of Aaliyah voiced distaste for The-Dream's rendition on radio shows and blog sites.Allmusic editor Andy Kellman writes that, with Carlos Mc Kinney and Tricky Stewart, The-Dream "seized possession of [...] the belt for the electronic pop-R&B division, once held by innovators Leon Sylvers III, Kashif and Morrie Brown, Prince, Jam & Lewis, Teddy Riley, Timbaland and Missy Elliott, and the Neptunes". After dating for six months, Nash married his girlfriend, Nivea in 2004.Money, and debuted at number four on the Billboard 200.On the Love King track "Sex Intelligent (Remix)", The-Dream sang that he would release a follow-up album titled Love Affair on June 7, 2011.Once again produced by The-Dream, Christopher "Tricky" Stewart, and Los da Mystro, the album spawned the singles "Love King" and "Make Up Bag".Despite positive reviews from critics, the album was less commercially successful than Love vs.
In May 2016, The-Dream uploaded a video to Instagram, and in the description of the video he told he will continue "The Love" series, and his next project will be called "Love Affair" as he said at 2010 in the lyrics of the song "Sex Intelligent (Remix)". On Instagram, The-Dream commented to fans that "Love Affair" will be released in March 2017.Independent recording artist, entrepreneur and model who released a 20-song mixtape called The Dream is Real in 2012.She became a social media sensation for her infamous "donk," amassing over 2.7 million Instagram followers to her irenethedreamback account. She ran away from home at the age of thirteen, but the police brought her back to her mother. She served as CEO for her company Picture Perfect Styles.He spent two years working on Nivea's second album Complicated, which he executive produced, and continued to write and produce with Christopher "Tricky" Stewart, Laney's brother, which led to Rihanna's 2007 hit "Umbrella"."Umbrella" was nominated for Song of the Year at the 2008 Grammy Awards.