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The song incorporates a Mariah carey do you think of me of the hook from "Blind Alley" by the Emotions into its melody and instrumentation. Lyrically, the song pictures a protagonist calling for a perfect lover, her "dreamlover," to whisk her away into the night and not disillusion her like others in the past. The song was the first of several of her lead singles that sampled older tunes as a musical bed, as seen in " Fantasy "" Honey "" Heartbreaker "and " Loverboy " It experienced strong worldwide success, becoming Carey's seventh chart topper on the US Billboard Hotremaining there for eight weeks.

Carey performed "Dreamlover" live on several televised talk shows around the world, including The Arsenio Hall Show in Septemberthe British music chart program Top of the Popsand the Music Fair in Japan. Additionally, "Dreamlover" was featured in the set-lists of most of her succeeding tours, making its debut on the Music Box Tour The song was included on Carey's compilation albums, Number 1'sGreatest Hitsand 1 to Infinity It includes an appearance by Carey's dog Jack, and shows Carey dancing in a flowerbed and field, swimming in a large pond, boarding a hot air balloon, and dancing alongside several shirtless male dancers.

According to author Chris Nickson, the video's carefree setting harmonized well with the song's soft instrumentation.

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Due to the song's strong radio airplay and extended charting, the video received frequent play on several music video channels throughout the summer of Carey's debut studio album made a strong impact on pop music, but the singer became interested in altering her sound and branching out into other genres for her second studio effort, Emotions Carey worked with many new musicians and producers on the album; Walter Afanasieff was the only holdover from her debut.

While the album was praised by some as being more mature and raw, it failed to reach the critical or commercial heights of her debut effort, selling fewer units and failing to introduce Carey into new markets.

Their plans were to tone down Carey's vocals and soften the album's production to create a contemporary pop record. While recording Music BoxCarey began to alter her songwriting style and genre choices, most notably in "Dreamlover".

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Blige 's debut album, What's the ? The pair reviewed several older tunes and melodies, and chose "Blind Alley", performed by The Emotions in It's very anti what he's about.

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So he said, 'Oh, you want to do that happy stuff? All right, all right. Then we started listening to a lot of different and old loops and we used the 'Blind Alley' loop and I started singing the melody over it. Although Carey had heard the hook used in several other songs over the years, she felt her use of the sample was done in a more innovative way.

After having completed the song, Hall complimented Carey's work ethic and form of writing, calling her a "perfectionist" and "very professional. The song's title was not added until the end of production. We'll grab the hook, whether sampled or created, and use it as the working title.

I wrote the verses first, as well as the melody and the inclusion of several instrumentals. Sometimes I'll have an idea for a lyrics. If I'm collaborating with someone, I'll direct them in the direction that I'm going chord wise, because Mariah carey do you think of me get all these melody ideas and then I lose them if I don't have someone really good with the keyboard with me.

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That's why I tend to collaborate because I lose the ideas by the time I figure out the chord. All these melody ideas just go. Their version of 'Dreamlover' was missing a lot of stuff. The spirit of the song was up but it wasn't hitting hard enough. I re-worked the drums, organ and keyboard. The organ and hi-hat part I changed made it a bit more swinging and a little bit more driving.

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