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Pusha T, Pharrell, & Damian Lillard Share New Shoe Jingle

Damian Lillard, the Portland Trail Blazers point guard and five-time NBA All Star, is teaming up with Pusha T for a new colorway of his signature Dame 6 Adidas sneakers. The design was supposedly influenced by early 2000s mixtape culture and has the words "I Am My Own Fan" imprinted along the medial midsole. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Adidas, Pharrell, Pusha T, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA All Star, Damian Lillard, Pusha T Pharrell

Beck + Pharrell = Mushy Synth Songs? Huh.

"Dark Places", on the other hand, uses many of the same musical elements, but with Pharrell back onboard, it's easy to see how the two men's approaches differ. Lyrically, the song is about obsessing over a broken relationship at all hours of the night and imagining better times. But Williams envisions this as a smooth '80s R&B track. So behind Beck's singing and the acoustic guitar, the synths burble and wobble, a bass walks all over the place, and the drums play the same intrusive fill agai...
Tags: Music, Beck, Star, Williams, Pharrell, Pharrell Williams, Music Review, Alternative Rock, Greg Kurstin, Art pop, Beck Pharrell

Kelis Says The Neptunes “Stole” Her Profits From Her First 2 Albums

Kelis to the Neptunes: I hate you so much right now! … More »
Tags: Music, Pharrell, Kelis, Neptunes, Chad Hugo, The Neptunes, Where's The Beef

Unmasked singer: Kelis on music, men and her missing money

Twenty years after her debut album, the singer talks about refusing to be pigeonholed, her fallout with Pharrell, and why she has moved to a remote farmTo find Kelis these days, you don’t just have to leave Los Angeles, the city where, until last summer, she had lived and worked for almost all her adult life. You have to go to the opposite of Los Angeles. LA attracts people who believe they exist only if other people are watching them. Kelis wanted to go where no one could see her.“Over in that ...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, Pop and rock, Pharrell, R&B, Kelis, Los Angeles LA

Kesha Turns The Page

How do you move on? This is the defining question on High Road, Kesha Rose Sebert's fourth album and second since the public drama that redefined her life and career. More »
Tags: Music, Nas, Justin Bieber, Eminem, Pharrell, Demi Lovato, James Corden, Kesha, Halsey, Calvin Harris, The Week In Pop, Post Malone, Jonas Brothers, Kesha Rose Sebert, Lewis Capaldi, H.e.r

Megan Thee Stallion – “B.I.T.C.H.”

Ascendant Houston rap star Megan Thee Stallion had a huge 2019 thanks to hits like "Big Ole Freak," "Cash Shit," and "Hot Girl Summer." She's positioned to continue her success streak in 2020, having already teased collaborations with Pharrell and SZA and announced her official debut album Suga. (Last year's Fever … More »
Tags: Music, Pharrell, Megan Thee Stallion, Ascendant Houston

Mariah Carey, The Neptunes, Eurythmics, The Isley Brothers Named To Songwriters Hall Of Fame

A day after the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame announced its class of 2020, the Songwriters Hall Of Fame has done the same. In both cases, the list is headlined by an iconic diva: While Whitney Houston is posthumously entering the Rock Hall, the resurgent Mariah Carey will be inducted into the … More »
Tags: Music, News, Pharrell, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Nile Rodgers, Annie Lennox, Rock Hall, Dave Stewart, Eurythmics, Songwriters Hall of Fame, Chad Hugo, The Neptunes, Rick Nowels, The Isley Brothers

The 2020 State Of Pop Address

The #1 song in America this week was released more than 25 years ago. Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas Is You" is often deemed the most recent tune to become a holiday standard, but for reasons mostly related to business, technology, and Billboard chart rules, it was not a Hot 100 … More »
Tags: Music, Zach Braff, Kim Kardashian, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Adele, America, Kanye West, Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Pharrell, Harry Styles, Wiz Khalifa, North West

Stream Kaytranada’s New Album BUBBA

It's been almost four years since Kaytranada released his debut album, 99.9%, though he's spent that time releasing plenty of one-offs and collaborations to hold his fans over. But this past Monday, the Haiti-born and Montreal-based producer sprung a little surprise on us by announcing that his sophomore album, BUBBA, would be out … More »
Tags: Music, Pharrell, Sir, Montreal, Haiti, Album Stream, Tinashe, Estelle, GoldLink, Mick Jenkins, Kaytranada, Bubba, Masego, Kali Uchis, Charlotte Day Wilson, Iman Omari

Pharrell Shares Something In The Water 2020 Lineup, Including A Clipse Reunion

Pharrell hosted his inaugural Something In The Water festival this year in Virginia Beach. Despite having one day rained out, it went pretty well. He's bringing the festival back in 2020, with a full week of festivities culminating in a weekend-long concert from April 24-26. More »
Tags: Music, News, Pharrell, Clipse, Something In The Water, Virginia Beach Despite

Snoop Dogg Rhythm & Gangsta Released 15 Years Ago

As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release for The Chronic 2001, Snoop Dogg has an anniversary also. 15 years ago today, Snoop Dogg dropped R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece. This was Snoop’s 7th solo album and his second project on his own label. The first single was a classic track featuring Pharrell called Drop It Likes It’s Hot. The Neptunes produced a lot of Snoop because this album was also a part of their Star Trak label. Drop It Like It’s Hot went gold and the ringtone w...
Tags: Music, Albums, Hip Hop, Jazz, Pharrell, Snoop Dogg, Snoop, Trina, Charlie Wilson, Neptunes, Rhythm & Gangsta, Snoop Dogg Rhythm, Bootsy Collins Ups Downs, Charlie Wilson Justin Timberlake, Witchu

Beck – “Uneventful Days” & “Hyperlife”

Back in April, Beck released "Saw Lightning," a new track that he'd recorded with super-producer Pharrell Williams, and he announced that it would be the first track from a new album called Hyperspace, which was set to arrive "at an as yet undetermined point in the space time continuum." Well, we can now … More »
Tags: Music, Beck, Pharrell, Pharrell Williams

'I realised we live in a chauvinist culture': Pharrell denounces Blurred Lines

In an interview, Williams says he has now realised the song, made with Robin Thicke, contributed to sexism Pharrell Williams has distanced himself from Blurred Lines, his 2013 collaboration with Robin Thicke, which provoked controversy for its depiction of sexual politics.Countless universities banned the song from being played at student events owing to the lyric “I know you want it” – and a video in which the pair cavorted with topless models. Continue reading...
Tags: Music, Culture, Pop and rock, Williams, Pharrell, R&B, Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke

Pharrell Distances Himself From “Blurred Lines”

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams' "Blurred Lines" was huge when it came out in 2013. It'll appear in our The Number Ones column eventually, and it was the longest-running #1 single the year it came out. But for just as long as it's been popular, it's been criticized for its creepy and off-putting … More »
Tags: Music, News, Pharrell, Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams Blurred Lines

Yella Beezy is a “Rich MF” Over Pharrell Production

Yella Beezy‘s rise continues. After surviving a drive-by shooting in October of…
Tags: Jazz, Pharrell, Songs, Yella Beezy

New Music: Yella Beezy Feat. Pharrell “Rich MF”

Yella Beezy kicked off whats expected to be a busy 2019 with the song “Bacc At It Again,” a record with Gucci Mane and Quavo. The Dallas artist returns with an unexpected collaboration, linking up with Pharrell on “Rich MF.” The boastful, party track features Skateboard P on the production and contributing vocas on the song’s hook. Hear it below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: Yella Beezy Feat. Quavo & Gucci Mane – “Bacc At It Again” (Video) Yella Beezy Feat. Various Artists – ...
Tags: Jazz, Pharrell, Dallas, Gucci Mane, New Music, Yella Beezy, Rich MF, Yella Beezy Feat Pharrell

The Time Has Come To Discuss Yungblud

The name "youngblood" has a rich history in pop music. First there were the Youngbloods, the critically acclaimed folk-rockers best known for their 1967 hit "Get Together." Decades later along came the YoungBloodZ, the Atlanta rap duo best known for their 2003 smash "Damn!" alongside Lil Jon. Many others emerged along the way including Sydney … More »
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Atlanta, Logic, Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Bastille, Sydney, Eminem, Madonna, Pharrell, Britney Spears, Joe Jonas, Zedd

Watch Pharrell Bring Out Jay-Z, Diddy, Missy Elliott, Tyler, The Creator, More In Virginia Beach

Pharrell Williams hosted the inaugural edition of his Something In The Water music festival this weekend in his hometown of Virginia Beach. While organizers were forced to cancel its first day due to severe thunderstorms, the festival continued as planned on Saturday, with performances from ASAP Ferg, Mac DeMarco, Kaytranada, J … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Virginia, Jay-z, Pharrell, Pharrell Williams, Diddy, Tyler The Creator, Virginia Beach, Missy Elliott, Jay Z Diddy Missy Elliott Tyler, Ferg Mac

Gesaffelstein Releases “Blast Off” Video with Pharrell

Off the French producer's upcoming Hyperion album.
Tags: Videos, Jazz, Pharrell, Gesaffelstein

Gesaffelstein – “Blast Off” (Feat. Pharrell) Video

Pharrell Williams has a pretty good track record of singing on slick, electro-indebted songs from French dance producers. Last month, he was at it again, singing on "Blast Off," an absolute banger of a track from the returning Gesaffelstein. And today, Gesaffelstein and Pharrell have dropped a new "Blast Off" video. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Pharrell, Pharrell Williams, Gesaffelstein, Warren Fu

New Video: Gesaffelstein & Pharrell Williams “Blast Off”

Gesaffelstein’s Hyperion album dropped in early March, boasting contributions The Weeknd, HAIM, The Hacker and Bronwyn Griffin. Pharrell Williams also appeared on the project, collaborating with the French DJ/producer on “Blast Off.” Moments after performing on Day 3 at Coachella 2019 on Sunday night (Apr. 14), Gesaffelstein debuts the video for his record with Skateboard P. Watch the futuristic, stylish visual below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: Gesaffelstein & Pharrell Will...
Tags: Videos, Jazz, Pharrell, Pharrell Williams, Gesaffelstein, Bronwyn Griffin Pharrell Williams, Gesaffelstein Pharrell Williams

BLACKPINK’s All-Out K-Pop Onslaught Reaches American Shores

Let me take you back to a moment in the not-so-distant past, a proudly and obnoxiously loud era in pop music history known as the early 2010s. More »
Tags: Music, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Sam Smith, Rae Sremmurd, Madonna, Pharrell, Diplo, Ellie Goulding, Saturday Night Live, Cinderella, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Aloe Blacc, Adam Sandler, Hozier

Listen to My Top 5 Albums from T.I.

Last week, we had the original King of the South in Scarface. T.I. have been calling himself the King of the South for quite a few years now. When he first started to call himself that, there were a lot of people taking excepting to it. Either way, over the years T.I. have earned that name with the great projects he’s released. T.I. been in the game for well over 15 years as he dropped his debut album in 2001. I’m Serious was his debut album and it was an instant southern classic. Because I’m ...
Tags: Music, Albums, Hip Hop, Jazz, Pharrell, John Legend, Justin Timberlake, King, South, Muzik, PSC, Mannie Fresh, Wyclef, Urban Legend, Jazze Pha, Jay Z Kanye West Lil Wayne Ludacris Rihanna

Artists relive their old videos in a new YouTube series

YouTube want to delve into the minds of artists in a unique way, looking at their journey to where they are today. YouTube have partnered up with Genius, the lyrics site that looks behind the lyrics into their meanings and references, for a new series. The series, created for YouTube’s new music streaming service, provides ‘intimate interviews’ with artists and takes a look back at their career through old videos. The video series will expand on YouTube’s Artist on the Rise series, putt...
Tags: Video, Music, Interview, Youtube, Artists, Streaming, Pharrell, Genius, Maggie, Lyor Cohen, Digital Video News, Maggie Rogers, Artist on the Rise

Gesaffelstein – “So Bad” (Feat. Haim)

French producer Gesaffelstein, aka Mike Lévy, has finally released his sophomore album Hyperion, his first for Columbia Records and his first since 2013 debut Aleph. The album features a number of high-profile collaborations, including tracks with the Weeknd and Pharrell. And now that the album is out, we also get to … More »
Tags: Music, Pharrell, Haim, Columbia Records, Gesaffelstein, Mike Levy

Watch Episode 1 of 2 Chainz’s New YouTube Series ‘Crate Talk’ Featuring Steve Stoute

2 Chainz has teamed up with YouTube Music to launch Crate Talk, a short-form video series “all about the inspiration of the who, what, when, where and how.” In the first of five episodes, Mr. Rap or Go to the League chops it up with legendary mover and shaker Steve Stoute. Read more after the jump… Over a game of SELF (a more “empowering” version of HORSE) on a basketball court in Atlanta, Steve talks about growing up in Queens, signing Will Smith and Enrique Iglesias, and getting Pusha T...
Tags: New York, Interviews, Atlanta, Queens, Paris, Jazz, Pharrell, Will Smith, Jay, Kanye, Mike Dean, 2 Chainz, Enrique Iglesias, Gary, McDonald, Chainz

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