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Pharrell Williams and Miley Cyrus Performed the Happiest Duet to “Happy” During One Love Manchester Benefit Concert

It was an evening of moving forward during Ariana Grande’s One Love Manchester benefit concert. And Pharrell Williams was just one of the superstars on stage leading the charge. Before being joined by Miley Cyrus to perform his mega-hit, “Happy,” Pharrell bowed to the crowd and told them, “I’m bowing because, despite all of the … Read more

7 Actual Visualizations of Music’s Most Creative and Interesting Lyrical Metaphors

It’s easy to get caught up in the beat or hook of a song and not even realize what you’re hearing or singing along to at times. But, every now and then, lyrics really stick out– especially really creative metaphors that sound catchy, but don’t make any sense when your visualize them. 7 Actual Visualizations … Read more

Maggie Rogers Talks About That Fateful Day with Pharrell Williams and the Inspiration Behind Her New EP

Nearly a year ago, a young woman by the name of Maggie Rogers blew music icon Pharrell Williams away with her folk-inspired dance song, “Alaska.” Pharrell heard the track while conducting a masterclass at NYU’s Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music, where Maggie was a student. As it turns out, Maggie had written the song … Read more

James Corden, Pharrell Williams and Tim Cook Jam Out to “Sweet Home Alabama” During Special Edition of Carpool Karaoke

By now, we’ve all seen James Corden‘s groundbreaking car pool karaoke, right? The bit, in my humble opinion, is one of the greatest and most brilliant bits to come out of late night TV in years. I mean, if watching A-list celebrities jam out to their own songs in the car isn’t your thing, I … Read more

Full List of Performers Announced For ABC’s “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock”

Country music’s hottest stars will take over primetime with ABC’s epic musical event “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock.” The three-hour special will be host to some of country music and pop music’s most recognizable talents, as well as a few groundbreaking musical collaborations. Country music sensations (and best buds) Brett Eldredge and Thomas … Read more

16 Hit Songs You Didn’t Know Were Originally Turned Down by Other Artists

In the entertainment and music industry, the process of getting a song written, recorded, mixed and actually on an album or ready for digital download is a lot more strenuous, extensive and stressful than most of us even realize. Not only do artists spend hours upon hours capturing the perfect vocals, backup instruments and sound … Read more

Little Big Town, Pharrell Williams and Justin Timberlake Team Up For New Song “C’Mon”

So, songwriter, music producer and musician Pharrell Williams and outstanding country group Little Big Town have been hanging out a lot recently — and it’s like they’ve formed the coolest, dreamiest super-group to ever exist. And, as this incredible, unexpected super-group, they’ve done a lot of cool things together. They’ve walked the CMT pink carpet … Read more

Banjo-Playing Country Girl Blows Pharrell Williams Away with Folk-Inspired Dance Track

In celebration of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts’ 50th birthday, performer, songwriter, producer, designer and entrepreneur Pharrell Williams, who was also recently named the school’s Artist-In-Residency for the year, sat down with a select few of the program’s students to listen to their projects, offer constructive criticism and discuss their unique creative processes. During … Read more

Let’s Talk About That New Little Big Town Single “One Of Those Days”

Let’s start with this: on any given day of the week I would consider packing up my belongings and following Little Big Town across the country. I would happily invite any one of the fabulous foursome to a dinner party, the lake or my future children’s high school graduation ceremonies. I think they are the … Read more

Little Big Town’s New Single “One Of Those Days” is Here and Pharrell Helped Write It

2015 was the year every musician dreams about, especially for Little Big Town. The foursome won just about every award imaginable and won over the hearts of every person in America with ears. And now, they’ve teamed up with super-producer Pharrell Williams for a brand new album and single out today, “One Of Those Days.” … Read more

Little Big Town Sings Most Beautiful “Happy Birthday” to Pharrell Williams

So, stellar country group Little Big Town has been all over the place with their celebrity interactions (and possible collaborations) lately. First, they were hanging out with soulful pop artist Justin Timberlake. A photo posted by Justin Timberlake (@justintimberlake) on Mar 20, 2016 at 11:01pm PDT Then, they were just casually hanging out with Bruno … Read more

11 Songs You Didn’t Know Were Written By Pharrell Williams

Most people only recognize songwriter, music producer and musician Pharrell Williams for his hit song “Happy” and his bout as a judge on “The Voice,” but this 42-year-old music guru has had his hand in an impressive myriad of musical things for much longer than you probably even realize. He wrote his first hit song … Read more