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Pharrell Williams and ‘Girls Trip’ Writer Tracy Oliver Join Forces for Horror Film

Pharrell Williams is teaming up with Tracy Oliver, the writer behind the hit comedy Girls Trip, to bring a new horror film to the big screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Survive the Night (based off of the book of the same name) will follow a group of four friends who find themselves trapped inside a warehouse during a music festival…

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Watch Pharrell Take a Knee During a Charlottesville Concert

In light of current controversy, taking a stand for Black lives means taking a knee. A countless number of people have stood in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick and other NFL players who have taken a knee during the national anthem in protest of police brutality and injustice against people of color. Yesterday, Pharrell added his name to a long…

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Audio: Pharrell, “There’s Something Special”

Coming through with some much needed positivity, the great Pharrell Williams has shared a new jam. “There’s Something Special,” a soulful lullaby serving some seriously uplifting encouragement, is just one of five Despicable Me 3 soundtrack contributions from the singer-songwriter/producer/designer/radio host. This isn’t Pharrell’s first go at killing it in the movie soundtrack lane as…

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ICYMI: Pharrell Williams Delivers NYU Commencement Speech

Pharrell Williams left NYU’s class of 2017 with a few words of wisdom. Though the students roared and cheered for him, his words in turn echoed the same adornment. Throughout his speech he acknowledged the effects of social media and what it truly means to honor and appreciate accomplishments that extend beyond our Instagram feeds…

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Pharrell Set to Produce Musical Film ‘Atlantis’ Based on Childhood

After producing Hidden Figures, Pharrell Williams and Fox Studios have reconnected for yet another endeavor. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Fox studios picked up Atlantis, a musical film inspired by the mega-producer’s childhood. Marking Pharrell’s second production with Fox and a follow up to Roxanne Roxanne, which debuted in January at Sundance, the project is said to…

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Solange, Pharrell, Lil Wayne & More Announced to Perform at The 10th Annual Roots Picnic

Food, fun and music in the sun are among the wonderful things to look forward to at a legendary Roots Picnic. This year, we’re excited to add a performance from our very own Solange to our long list of things to anticipate. After diverting from years of Philadelphia tradition to hold the picnic in New York last year, The Roots will bring their…

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Pharrell Williams Surprises NYC Middle Schoolers During Their ‘Hidden Figures’ Performance

Pharrell Williams has left a priceless mark on the hearts of a few NYC middle schoolers. The hit maker showed up unannounced to surprise an auditorium filled with students, some of which took center stage to perform several songs from Hidden Figures soundtrack. It seems the children made the day equally as memorable for Pharrell…

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Audio: Alicia Keys & Pharrell Williams, “Apple”

Release your cares and throw your arms to the sky as you jam to Alicia Keys and Pharrell Williams‘ new track “Apple.” The feel-good collaboration is one of many hit’s from the Hidden Figures soundtrack curated by Pharrell himself. To no surprise, the song aligns perfectly with the rest of the soundtrack and the film’s underlying theme of women empowerment. Hidden…

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Audio: Pharrell, “Crave”

Ever the innovator and equally the happy enthusiast, Pharrell has returned with yet another track from the upcoming Oscar-contender Hidden Figures. Laced in old school funk, “Crave” is an uptempo track filled with groovy guitar rhythms and horns to match. The catchy call-and-response jam encourages listeners to go after those irresistible desires with an underlying church…

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Pharrell Williams Is Using New HU Adidas Line To Bring People Together

Pharrell Williams’ creative efforts have always served the people. His selflessness is likely one of the main contributing factors to his success. His new HU Adidas line continues to mirror these same values. Williams shared some of his thoughts on working with the brand as well as finding it hard to believe that he is…

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Audio: Pharrell Williams, “Runnin'”

Circling back to the big screen, Pharrell delivers the confident and upbeat “Runnin’” as a featured track for the film Hidden Figures, due to hit theaters on December 25th. Starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe, the movie centers around three black women who aided NASA in the 1969 Space Race. Head on…

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Pharrell Premieres “I See A Victory” From ‘Hidden Figures’ Soundtrack Alongside Kim Burrell At TIFF

Producer Pharrell Williams is no stranger to bringing a movie’s spirit into its soundtrack, giving us another uplifting track, “I See A Victory” from upcoming film, Hidden Figures. The legendary Kim Burrell, Echoes of Praise gospel choir, and Pharrell performed the new track this past weekend during Toronto’s International Film Festival. The singer-songwriter meets producer…

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