“It’s called rhythm and blues; they just took the blues out of it for so long,” Dream told The Guardian.
“What’s crazy is that blacks can’t do soul records any more. We love Adele singing it, but Beyoncé singing it? No.”
Dream claims it takes a “club hit” for black people to sell records: “No, the tempo’s too slow, gimme the club hit. Now the Blacks in America are responsible for the Pop records, and everybody else is singing soulful records. It’s weird to me. We’re pigeonholed over there.”