Pharrell Williams

Pharrell Williams is an American musician, producer and entrepreneur. He first gained recognition in the 2000s as a member of the band N.E.R.D. Williams is also part of the production and songwriting duo The Neptunes with Chad Hugo. He has produced and wrote for several artists, including Mystikal, JAY-Z, Beyoncé, Nelly, Kelis, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Snoop Dogg, Gwen Stefani, Madonna and Shakira.  Williams is best known for producing and performing on Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines," Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" and "Happy" from the 2013 Oscar-nominated movie Despicable Me 2. He has received 13 Grammys. In 2017, Williams earned his second Oscar nod for Best Picture for co-producing the film Hidden Figures. Williams also served as a coach on the reality singing competition series The Voice from 2014 to 2016. He is the co-founder of fashion brands Billionaire Boys Club and Ice Cream. 
Beyonce arrives for the world premiere of Disney's "The Lion King"; Kelis attends the 2nd annual Hollywood Unlocked Impact Awards
Beyoncé Removes Kelis 'Milkshake' Sample from 'Energy' Following 'Theft' Allegations
Kelis, Beyonce
Kelis Didn't Know Beyoncé Was Sampling Her Song on 'Renaissance' : 'This Was a Trigger for Me'
Pharrell performs at the 2022 Something in the Water Music Festival on Independence Avenue on June 18, 2022 in Washington, DC.
Pharrell Williams Stops Music Festival Show Twice to Let Fallen Fans Out of the Crowd: 'What We Do'