Nash was cleared of charges, including felony assault and strangulation, at a brief appearance in Manhattan Criminal Court.
"After a thorough investigation, we have determined that we cannot prove this case beyond a reasonable doubt," prosecutor Jacqueline Cornell said.
He co-wrote Britney Spears' hit "Me Against the Music" from her album In the Zone.
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".
Def Jam Recordings released 1977 commercially on December 18, 2012 with a modified track list and the new title Terius Nash: 1977. In the nearly three years between Love King and IV Play, The-Dream released the singles "Roc" and "Dope Bitch", which were not included on the final track list for IV Play. The album features guest appearances from Jay-Z, Big Sean, Pusha T, Beyoncé, 2 Chainz, Kelly Rowland, Gary Clark Jr.
After first learning to play trumpet in elementary school, Nash learned how to play the drums and guitar.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.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, Dream commented to fans that "Love Affair" will be released in March 2017.On February 28, The-Dream featured on a track released by Kanye West on his soundcloud, entitled "BED YEEZY SEASON 5 (FT.