The Dream gave his fans a Christmas treat this year surprising is with an album entitled IAMSAM. This album is a collection of Sam Cooke covers.
He recorded IAMSAM back in 2010 during album sessions for Beyonce’s 4 album. The album is dedicated to his late mother who passed away 23 years ago.
When speaking on the importance and significance of the album, here is what Dream had to say:
” My mother lived a lot of artists growing up, but the one we shared the most intrest in together was Sam Cooke. So tonight I give him back to her. These songs where originally recorded during the the making of @beyonce’s 4 album in 2010. My mother passed away on the 23rd day of December in 1993.”
The album includes 8 covers of Cooke classics like “A Change Gon Come” and “Twisted”. Stream IAMSAM below.