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  Pharrell Williams - Biography - AOL Music
Pharrell Williams didn't only help change the face of pop music during the late '90s and early 2000s.
Williams and Hugo were relatively obscure during the mid-'90s, doing spare work for the likes of SWV, Total, and Mase, but they would eventually develop a style that would become as recognized and as mimicked as that of fellow Virginia Beach native Timbaland.
Williams' first solo album, In My Mind, survived a number of delays and was finally issued in July 2006.
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 Pharrell - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pharrell Williams (born April 5, 1973) is an American singer, rapper, composer, and songwriter.
Pharrell and Chad met at a junior high school band camp where Williams was a drummer and Hugo played tenor saxophone.
Williams' rock credentials were further bolstered by his appearance at the 2004 Grammy Awards, performing The Beatles' "I Saw Her Standing There" on drums along with Sting, Dave Matthews, and Vince Gill.
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 Pharrell Williams Trivia - Pharrell Williams Facts - Pharrell Williams Notes
Pharrell is the lead singer of the band N*E*R*D, along with his two childhood friends Chad Hugo and Shae Haley.
Pharrell has a clothing line called the BBC (Billionaire Boys Club) and a shoe company labeled Ice Cream Footwear, that was launched in September, 2004.
Pharrell's debut single "Frontin'" was the 34th biggest single of 2003 according to Billboard magazine.
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The Neptunes consist of Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo, both 29, friends since attending the same high school in Virginia Beach, VA. After meeting in music class, the duo began working together, mixing beats and playing in various live bands.
Williams and Hugos arrangement calls for them to produce artists signed to both Star Trak and Arista, as well as sign and develop talent for the new label, which The Neptunes and Rob Walker co-head.
Williams and Hugo continue to write and produce, and in the last few years, their efforts have been recognized with prestigious awards and increasing critical praise.
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 Pharrell Williams
A native of Virginia Beach, Pharrell Williams was the first of three sons born to Pharoah Williams and his wife Carolyn.
Having acquired an interest in music at an early age, by his teens Pharrell was attending music improvisation courses and studying the drums; it was during these years that his ambitions found a supportive counterpart in the person of Chad Hugo, who at the time was performing on the saxophone.
In 1992 Williams was given the opportunity to work on the track Rump Shaker by Wreckx-n-Effect; two years later Riley brought both Williams and Hugo on board (who by now had formalized their partnership under the name The Neptunes) to write and produce for the self-titled debut release by Blackstreet.
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 In My Mind - Pharrell Williams - Song Listings
Produced entirely by Pharrell, with guest appearances from several of the high-profile artists (Jay-Z, Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, Gwen Stefani, Nelly, Slim Thug, Clipse's Pusha T) whose careers have been boosted by the Neptunes, the album is divided in half between R&B and rap, at least if you go by Pharrell's singing-to-rapping ratio.
Those who have been wanting to hear more of Pharrell's softer side will be pleased with the direction the album takes during the latter half, where his usual cocky demeanor is tempered by some loverman vulnerability.
Pharrell is So so so sexy first of all...He's not scared to do something different...His beats are always the best...and when I hear any of his music, it makes me want to dance...
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 Amazon.co.uk: In My Mind: Music: Pharrell Williams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Pharrell's biggest quality has always been his immense diversity as an artist - whether it be rapping, singing or producing.
Pharrell is an awesome talent, but he fails to give his first solo album a unique identity from his work as one half of the neptunes.
In this, his first solo album, Pharrell (half of The Neptunes and chief N.E.R.D.) calls on some of the hottest talents in Hip Hop and R&B, and the result is this fifteen song extravaganza, part Hip Hop, part R&B, all with the slick production and smooth mixing that made him a music phenomenon.
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 PHARRELLWILLIAMS.ORG : Your Number One Source : News, Informations, Photos, Videos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Rapper Pharrell Williams is in negotiations to take part in a massive concert to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the death of Princess Diana.
Williams said he was inspired by his own upbringing and the lack of opportunities available to youths in low-income neighborhoods.
Pharrell Williams had to offer a grovelling apology after his bodyguard chucked David Furnish out of the VIP lounge of a GQ magazine party in Milan, Italy, so he could fill it with women.
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 Pharrell Williams: In My Mind (2006): Reviews
If you were expecting some next-level shit from Pharrell Williams on his self-produced solo debut, you're in for a huge disappointment.
Stylish and confident to a fault, Pharrell's success as a solo artist is, unfortunately, pretty much where the album title says it is.
But this is Pharrell's heart and soul on a plate and I don't mind it at all.
www.metacritic.com /music/artists/williamspharrell/inmymind   (1127 words)

  
 Pharrell Williams : iSOUND.COM™
Pharrell williams is one of the most influential musicitions of recent years with his production partner chad hugo they form the neptunes who have crept though the back door of hip hop from almost 10 years back producing songs for the likes off snoop dogg jay-z- and no doubt.
There music is innovative and eclectic,and pharrell have now exploded onto the mainstream with his band n.e.r.d and new record label startrak.
Now, pharrell has starred in two movies sucessfully lanched a solo carrer,whether or not he will relese another single by himself is unnown however,and now is bringing out a clothing label!
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 Impulse Reviews: Pharrell Williams
Super producer Pharrell Williams recently dropped his debut album “In My Mind.” We asked the Review Crew to give it a listen.
I was hoping that Pharrell’s notoriously funky hip-hop beats would stir me, but as hard as I tried, this album could not keep me awake.
Pharrell's collaborations with Jay-Z, Kanye West, Gwen Stefani and Slim Thug illustrate his musical diversity and ability.
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 Pharrell Williams Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Whether he's crafting beats for Britney, singing alongside Snoop, or remaking rock with his band N.E.R.D., Williams is music's man with the golden touch.
Pharrell Williams is one half of the production duo The Neptunes (with Chad Hugo) with whom he produces primarily hip-hop music.
Welcome to Pharrell Williams website, and its dedicated to the one who didn't only help change the face of pop music during the late '90s and early 2000s.
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 ABC News: Hitmaker for Britney and Justin, Pharrell Williams Tries His Hand at Solo Album
But before his diverse talents led him to be a musicmaker and a multi-millionare, Pharrell Williams grew up in The Atlantis Projects in Virginia Beach.
When Pharrell was 7 years old, his parents moved out of the projects and into the suburbs less than 5 miles away.
Pharrell's big break came in 1992 when he was just 17 and still living with his parents.
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 SMOOTH SKYWRITER
Williams was in the studio with Stefani — working on a new song called “Breakin' Out” for her forthcoming album — when it dawned on him that maybe he should keep the beat for himself.
“Pharrell will hear a drum sound or play a sequence and just run with it,” Coleman observes, citing Williams' propensity to trust his instincts and stick with a sound or an arrangement if the vibe is right — or change direction entirely if he feels the song pulling him elsewhere.
Williams tracked most of the album at three different high-end studios: South Beach Studios in Miami, Chalice Recording in Los Angeles and Right Track Studios in New York (though “Angel”; was recorded almost entirely at the Record Plant in L.A.).
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 TagWorld :: Pharrell Williams - Home
Pharrell Williams has already made history for being one of the most successful and prolific producers to emerge during the last decade.
 While producers are typically faceless, behind-the-scenes types, Pharrell has managed to become a star in his own right.  It is usually his voice behind the infectious choruses for his hits, and his handsome face has been known to steal scenes in the accompanying music videos.
Pharrell explains, “The hip-hop songs are more the introspective side of my view and how I look at life, and the RandB stuff is the more vulnerable side.”
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 MTVNews.com: Pharrell Williams: Trak Star
MTV News' Shaheem Reid caught up with Pharrell recently and got him to talk trucker hats and new reality shows...
Pharrell: Yeah, it bugs me out, but it is what it is. I'm completely thankful and it's dope, man. The girls are even more flattering.
Pharrell: That was interesting, man. I look up to Puff and I definitely look up to Lenny too...
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 Amazon.com: Angel: Music: Pharrell Williams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Pharrell Williams has blazed a career to the top of the charts as a mega platinum producer, songwriter and multi instrumental musician in the Neptunes and N.E.R.D. His recently completed first solo album, In My Mind features guest appearances by Gwen Stefani, Jay-Z, Daddy Yankee and Slim Thug.
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He also was one of the faces of pop music -- as a charismatic star who often stole the...
Ludacris teams up with club bangin' beat maker Pharrell Williams to get all the ladies shakin' their money makers.
Super producer Pharrell Williams is at it again teaming up with the talented Gwen Stafani.
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 Celebopedia - Pharrell Williams
One of the most talented artists in music today, Pharrell Williams' genuis has been felt by millions yet few know his name.
Like Puff Daddy before him, Pharrell is showing that he too can rock the mike in addition to crafting some of the best songs around.
This site is not endorsed by Pharrell Williams or any organization Pharrell Williams is, was or will be associated with.
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 Pharrell Williams : iSOUND.COM™
You all must admit that Pharrell Williams did his thang with his partner Chad Hugo for 2003.
You might not see Chad the way that you see Pharrell but he is their and they are the TOP producers for the year 2003!!!
Dats tru but pharrell as a person would get dem far neway.
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 Amazon.com: Can I Have It Like That, Pt. 1: Music: Pharrell Williams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Pharrell Williams has blazed a career to the top of the charts as a mega-platinum producer, songwriter and multi-instrumental musician in the Neptunes and N.E.R.D. This is the first release from his solo project In My Mind.
I have been a pharrell fan ever since I heard the Norega joint "Oh No" I was just lost it.
Their sound is very fresh and when Pharrell decided to go solo I was pumped this song is very differnt from the norm I hear every day on the radio tired crap it's 2006 and it's time to for some change and Pharrell is go bring it like it aient been brought before
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 Pharrell Williams
Pharrell Williams (born April 5, 1973) is one half of the production duo The Neptunes (with Chad Hugo) with whom he produces primarily hip-hop.
Pharrell is also the lead singer and drummer in the funk-rock group N*E*R*D with Chad and Shae Haley.
Jay-Z) he has referred to his rapping persona as Skateboard P. As a part of The Neptunes Pharrell has produced numerous hit singles for various music megastars.
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Pharrell Williams in Concert at The Apollo in Manchester - December 14, 2006
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 Pharrell Williams - AOL Music
Rapper Pharrell Williams is in negotiations to take part in a massive...
Pharrell Williams of N.E.R.D. has received two BET award nominations!
Download, listen and watch Pharrell Williams music, mp3's, song lyrics, music videos, Internet radio, live performances, concerts, and more on AOL Music.
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 Pharrell Williams : News
PHARRELL has been nominated by MTV Europe for two European Music Awards.
Pharrell hosting a full day of music on BET Saturday 7/29!
This Saturday, July 29th, Pharrell will be hosting a full day of programming on BET starting at 12:00pm including the "Top 25 Countdown" with Pharrell's favorite videos at 2:00pm.
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Thoughout high school pharrell also joined a rap group with producer timbaland called sbi (surround by idiots)as they attened Princess Anne High School in Virginia Beach.
pharrell and his musical talent will go down in history he has the ability to take music to another level and bring back the real meaning of hip hop -the music.
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