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Rapper and music producer Pharrell Williams is making a few college students happy. Williams announced he was paying off the student loan debt of five NAACP youth leaders a panel held by the organization on the Black student debt crisis. Wisdom Cole, the NAACP’s national director of youth and college, says the “powerful” gesture is […]

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Pharrell Williams’ six-year long legal battle with Marvin Gaye’s estate is finally coming to a close. PEOPLE magazine reported over the weekend that U.S. District Court Judge John Kronstadt ruled Williams didn’t commit perjury in his Robin Thicke-assisted track ‘Blurred Lines.’ In a statement, Judge Kronstadt said the Neptunes producer’s statement in 2019 about ‘reverse-engineering’ […]

Pharrell Williams has admitted his feelings were hurt when he was sued over chart-topping hit Blurred Lines, because he’d “never take anything from anyone”. Marvin Gaye’s heirs took Pharrell and Robin Thicke, who co-wrote and performed on the song, to court in 2015 after accusing them of copying their late father’s 1977 song Got to […]

Pharrell’s “Something In The Water” festival is returning with a big splash. While the lineup has yet to be revealed, this year’s music festival will be extended to six days, taking place from April 20th through the 26th. An Instagram post from the event’s page cites that the festival is planning to expand beyond music […]

Pharrell Williams has launched a campaign with Adidas Originals about women’s rights and is aiming to collaborate with women across arts and activism. https://www.instagram.com/p/B1WmwGbBA-_/ The “Now Is Her Time” campaign has a collection of clothing and footwear for all ages that range from adults to infants. The campaign was shot by Collier Schorr and highlights […]

Pharrell Williams is starting his own music festival. It’s called Something in the Water, and it will be held in his hometown of Virginia Beach April 26th to 28th. The line-up of performers includes Travis Scott, Missy Elliott, Migos, Diplo, Janelle Monae and more. Williams said in a statement that he created the festival because […]

  Dove and Stellar Award winner Pastor Kim Burrell is just one of the many voices that will join the Hidden Figures original soundtrack produced by Pharrell Williams. She talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the film’s single, I See The Victory.   On working with Pharrell: “Life in the studio is Pharrell is a […]

The HuffPost forecast model shows Clinton has a 98.2 percent chance of becoming the nation’s next president and will likely win with 323 electoral votes.

On Tuesday, 200 musicians, including R. Kelly, Earth Wind & Fire, Hans Zimmer, Jennifer Hudson, Three 6 Mafia, and a slew of other music industry titans, filed a brief in the Ninth Court of Appeals expressing concern over last year's ruling, during which Marvin Gaye's children won $7.4 million after suing the trio for copyright infringement.