Pharrell Details Working with Jay-Z as “Weird” and “Amazing”

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Pharrell, alongside his production partner, Chad Hugo, has collaborated on a number of hit songs with Jay-Z. The list includes “I Just Wanna Love U,” “Excuse Me Miss,” “Frontin,” “Change Clothes,” and more. Visit for more information The legendary producer recently spoke with Mark Ronson on Fader’s Uncovered Podcast where he detailed Hov’s unique […]

Hip-Hop and the Future of Sustainability


When most people think about the intersection of sustainability and popular culture, the hip-hop community isn’t likely the first genre that comes to mind. However, the hip-hop community has been emerging as a leader in eco-friendly investments, clothing lines, businesses, and other charitable initiatives for several years. While hip=hop artists aren’t generally rapping about Earth […]

Ella Mai Hits the Studio with Pharrell and J. Cole

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Ella Mai is currently hard at work on her next album and it appears Pharrell Williams and J.Cole are lending a hand in the creation. Visit for more information Ella Mai hit Twitter on Monday, sharing images from a tropical location where she is currently creating her next release. Captioned “a bucket list type […]

Pharrell Teams Up with Chanel To Empower Black and Latinx Entrepreneurs

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Pharrell’s mission is to give back to his community. He’s created a private school in his hometown of Virginia for low income families and now his non profit, Black Ambition (launched in December), is partnering with luxury fashion house Chanel.  Black Ambition  was created to bridge the gaps to success for Black and Lantinx entrepreneurs […]

Pharrell Criticizes Label Advances: “No One Should Own You”

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The relationship between artists and labels has always been turbulent. Some artists love their labels while others despise them. It seems as of late that a lot of younger artists are embracing being “independent” while others desperately seek out an album deal. One aspect of music labels that has always been tricky and divisive is […]

Pharrell Wants Federal Investigation for Police Shooting of Cousin


While he should have been basking in another birthday celebration, Pharrell had to mix gratitude with solemnity this year as he mourns the death of his younger cousin, Donovan Lynch. Visit for more information “This one is symbolic and a first because I had to speak at my cousin’s funeral, and was choked up […]

Pharrell Williams Reveals His Cousin Was Killed By Police in Virginia Beach Shooting

Pharrell Williams took to social media to call for “transparency, honesty, and justice” after revealing that his cousin was killed in a separate Virginia Beach shooting. Visit for more information In an Instagram post, Pharrell described his cousin Donovan as a “bright light.” “It is critical my family and other victims’ families get the transparency, honesty, […]

Pharrell on Snitching: ‘I’m not built for the jail life’

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You have to respect the honesty. Pharrell was on Drink Champs and revealed that if he got jammed up he telling it all. Visit for more information Half of The Neptunes revealed that jail life is not for him and he requests that all illegal activity is not done around him. “Literally, I’m not […]

Pharrell Williams Reveals That ‘All But One’ Song on Justin Timberlake’s ‘Justified’ Was Originally Written for Michael Jackson

Pharrell Williams Reveals That 'All But One' Song on Justin Timberlake's 'Justified' Was Originally Written for Michael Jackson

Pharrell Williams was the latest guest on Drink Champs and he shared a lot of never-before-heard stories during the three-hour conversation. Visit for more information On top of revisiting the story that his JAY-Z-assisted hit single, “Frontin” was originally written for Prince, he revealed that songs he wrote for a late pop icon went […]

Pharrell Confirms Drake Had A Deal With Adidas

Drake Rumored to Release New Single with Bruno Mars Ahead of Album Release

Pharrell recently sat down for an interview with Drink Champs where he touched on a slew of topics. One of which was the Drake and Pusha T beef back in 2018. Pharrell confirmed in the interview, a long-standing rumor, that Drake had a deal with Adidas. However, that deal was eventually scrapped after Pusha outed […]

Pharrell’s i am OTHER and SoundCloud Release “i am OTHER, Volume 2”

Pharrell's i am OTHER and SoundCloud Release “i am OTHER, Volume 2”

Before we hit the end of 2020, Pharrell and SoundCloud have released their i am OTHER, Volume 2 project. The release is a compilation turned passion project by Pharrell’s i am OTHER creative collective. Visit for more information The project features artists hand-picked by i am OTHER, allowing for talent to speak in real-time […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Clipse Released Their Second LP ‘Hell Hath No Fury’ 14 Years Ago

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On this day in 2006, Virginia Beach’s own Clipse released the sophomore LP Hell Hath No Fury. Coming a whole four years after their celebrated, chart-topping debut Lord Willin’, Hell Hath No Fury did everything but disappoint. Produced exclusively by fellow Virginia Beach natives, The Neptunes, this album builds on Clipse’s unique take on mafioso rap culture. The contrast of […]

Pharrell to Launch His Own Skincare Line

Pharrell to Launch His Own Skincare Line

Pharrell is set to launch his own skincare line and it’s very on-brand for the multi-hyphenate who ages like fine wine. Visit for more information The Virginia native joined forces with his dermatologist, Elena Jones, for the launch of his Humanrace skincare line on November 25th. The products will give fans a glimpse of […]

Pharrell Gives First Look at His New The Goodtime Hotel in Miami

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Pharrell joined forces with hospitality entrepreneur David Grutman and developer Eric Birnbaum to build his Miami hotel, The Goodtime Hotel. Visit for more information “Being in there is like being in a Wes Anderson film,” the super-producer told Vogue about the hotel’s aesthetic. “It’s like Margot Tenenbaum.” This marks the multi-hyphenate’s entry in the hospitality industry. The […]

New Pharrell Williams and Jay-Z Single ‘Entrepreneur’ Out Now

New Pharrell Williams and Jay-Z Single 'Entrepreneur' Out Now

Pharrell Williams and Jay-Z have today dropped their latest collaborative single in the uplifting, powerful five-minute “Entrepreneur” which premiered overnight at midnight following a very limited promotion run. The track featuring a timely Nipsey Hussle tribute, asks questions of the structural economics behind companies such as Twitter and Gucci, features Tyler, the Creator and Insecure […]

Kenya Barris and Pharrell in Talks With Netflix to Make A Feature-Length Musical About Juneteenth

Pharrell Williams & Kenya Barris Collab On Juneteenth Musical

As more companies are beginning to recognize Juneteenth, Netflix is reportedly in talks with Kenya Barris and Pharrell Williams about making a feature-length musical about Juneteenth. Visit for more information According to Deadline, the streaming company, Barris and Williams are in the early stages of working up a plan for the project, and it […]

Pharrell Joins Virginia Governor to Announce Juneteenth is an Official State Holiday

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Pharell supported Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam in a press conference Tuesday afternoon to declare Juneteenth a state holiday. Visit for more information Pharrell spoke on what June 19th meant to him as a Black man and urged other states to follow suit. “This is our chance to lead, to truly embrace the importance of Juneteenth […]