Pharrell Williams On Ebro In The Morning
We've been blasting y'all for the last month or so with singles from Pharrell's soundtrack for the upcoming film "Hidden Figures," such as "Able," "Crave," and "Apple" with Alicia Keys.
Watch The Trailer For The "808" Documentary Featuring Pharrell And Rick Rubin
One cannot begin to understand why today's music sounds the way it does without an adequate history lesson on the Roland TR-808. The subject of documentary "808," this legendary drum machine has influenced producers and artists across genre, but has had an unfathomable role in the creation of hip-hop music. We take it for granted today, but drums weren't always accessible within the confines of a small powerful electronic box. Finally we can find out why Kanye named his fourth LP the way he did.
Watch The Trailer For Tyler, The Creator's "Cherry Bomb: The Documentary"
Tyler, The Creator
Tyler, The Creator and Illegal Civ Cinema are preparing to release "Cherry Bomb: The Documentary" in January. The film will go behind the scenes of the making of Tyler's last album, Cherry Bomb, released in April of last year. Going off the new trailer, the documentary will chronicle both the recording of the imaginative collaborations on Cherry Bomb as well as Tyler's absurd behavior in between takes.
Kid Cudi Feat. Pharrell "Surfin'" Video
Kid Cudi Feat. Pharrell
Kid Cudi has shared the video to his latest single, "Surfin'," which dropped a month ago, as consolation for the delay of his album, Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin. Pharrell is listed as a featured artist on "Surfin'," and it's assumed that he is responsible for the song's jubilant production. There has been no sign of the album since then, as Cudi soon made a shocking admission of depression and checked himself into rehab.
Travis Scott, DJ Khaled, & Nicki Minaj Star In New Beats By Dre Ad
Apple revels in their murder of the headphone jack on the newest ad for wireless Beats By Dre headphones released on Monday, October 17th. The ad features a wide variety of stars including Travis Scott, DJ Khaled, Nicki Minaj, Pharrell, PartyNextDoor, and tha gawd Steve Buscemi, who cavort through hotels and the streets to the sounds of Pinocchio's "I've Got No Strings." Young M.A spots a fat booty and emits an enthusiastic "OOOUUU," while Amber Rose takes a tumble in elevator.
David Blaine Stuns Pharrell & Neil deGrasse Tyson With Magic Trick
Maybe the most famous magician in the world, David Blaine is a modern day Harry Houdini who has shocked everyone from Kanye West to unsuspecting gay couples. For his most recent stunt, he appeared on Pharrell's OTHERtone Beats 1 radio show to perform a trick involving sticking an ice pick through his hand.
Kid Cudi Debuts New Pharrell Collaboration At Trillectro Music Festival
Kid Cudi's upcoming Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' is shaping up to be a return to form of sorts. After the experimental, rock-influenced sounds of Speeding Bullet 2 Heaven, Cudi's new music has leaned a lot more heavily towards the melodic rap he made his name off of. At this weekend's Trillectro Music Festival, Cudi shared another new record, which was produced by Pharrell according to the festival's founder. It's a bouncy feel-good number, driven by horns and an infectious hook.
Watch No Malice's "End of Malice" Documentary
Last Sunday, Revolt premiered "End of Malice," the new documentary focusing on the transformation of No Malice since the end of Clipse, when he rapped as Malice next to his brother Pusha T. The whole thing is now available to stream, and it provides an inside look at a fascinating story that hasn't received its due coverage until now.
Chance The Rapper & Pharrell Talk About Fatherhood on OTHERtone
Chance The Rapper
Chance The Rapper recently sat down with Pharrell Williams & Scott Vener for the latest episode in their Beats 1 Radio show, OTHERtone. Before their two-hour discussion airs this Sunday (3 p.m. EST), a brief clip has surfaced online this evening ahead of time.
Watch The Official Trailer For Spike Lee's Upcoming Michael Jackson Documentary
Showtime has released a full trailer for Spike Lee’s “Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off The Wall,” a retrospective documentary that will look at the journey Jackson took on his way to stardom and beyond. The documentary will feature interviews with all manner of artists and performers, including The Weeknd, Pharrell, Questlove and many more. Based on the official trailer, the film will hopefully include a heaping portion of live footage as well. It's always great to see the King of Pop doing his thing.
Pharrell Interviews Missy Elliott on Beats 1
Missy Elliott sat down for an interview on Pharrell’s the Beats 1 show OTHERtone recently. The two had just collaborated on Missy Elliott’s breakout comeback single “WTF (Where They From)”, and co-host Paul Veneer asks some questions about the two artists’ work together.
Pharrell Brings Out Kendrick Lamar At Cali Christmas Concert
L.A.’s Power 106 annual Cali Christmas concert took place at The Forum Friday night in Inglewood, California. Taking the stage was Chris Brown, Wiz Khalifa, Ty Dolla Sign, Travis Scott, Dej Loaf, Logic, Skeme, and a special guest appearance from Pharrell Williams, who had some tricks up his sleeve for those lucky enough to be in attendance. Adding to the already star-studded lineup, Skateboard P decided to bring out the hometown favorite Kendrick Lamar out during his set, who performed his #TPAB standout cut “Alright.” Watch the footage above.
Missy Elliott Feat. Pharrell "WTF (Where They From)" Video
Missy Elliott Feat. Pharrell
NBA fans may have heard Missy Elliott's "WTF (Where They From)" in ESPN commercials promoting the new season. Now she drops the video for the Pharrell Williams-featured single. If you ever wanted to see a dancing, game-spitting Pharrell puppet, your dream has come true.
Pharrell Performs "Freedom" On Ellen
To promote his new children’s book “Happy!,” Pharrell made his way by the Ellen Show on Monday afternoon to perform his latest single “Freedom.” Draped in denim overalls, the NBC “Voice” coach went ahead and put on a fun & meaningful performance, opening up with an inspiring speech & later inviting ladies from the stands to join him on stage for one big dance party. Check it all out above.
Skepta Freestyles Over Travi$ Scott's "Flying High" On OTHERtone
Pharrell and Scott Vener, the man behind the music of "Entourage," "Ballers," and several other shows and films, brought their Beats 1 radio show, OTHERtone, to London this past weekend, and they had some special Londoners come through during the show, including grime star Skepta, who has achieved more crossover success than any U.K. emcee this year with tracks like "Shutdown."
Diddy Feat. Pharrell "Finna Get Loose" Video
Diddy Feat. Pharrell
Apple Music continues to be the place to be for exclusive video releases, as it rolls out the new visual for Puff Daddy's "Finna Get Loose" feat. Pharrell.
Diddy Feat. Pharrell "Finna Get Loose" Video (Trailer)
Diddy Feat. Pharrell
Diddy premiered his single "Finna Get Loose" feat. Pharrell during the Bad Boy reunion at the BET Awards. Today, Revolt TV shared a 40 second preview of the video, and it looks very promising indeed. Filmed in black and white, the video features Pharrell performing underground for a sort of post-apocalyptic mosh pit. Hype Williams, one of the most venerable music video directors of all time, is the man behind the lens.
Pharrell "Freedom" Video
Pharrell is one of the many artists who have been tapped by Apple Music to bring the infant platform some hot exclusives. Pharrell did just that with the exclusive release of his "Freedom" music video on Apple. However, thankfully he's now uploaded the music video to his YouTube channel for everyone to enjoy. The visual for the funky, feel-good single takes us around the world, with a bunch of different scenes; from whales swimming in the sea, to a sweat shop in China. Watch the new music video above if you missed it when it dropped on Apple.
Pharrell Debuts "Freedom" At Glastonbury
Glastonbury is heating up this fine Saturday with performances from Kanye West, Mary J. Blige, and now Pharrell, who treated the Glasto faithful with the debut of his new track "Freedom."
OverDoz. Feat. Pharrell "Last Kiss" Video
OverDoz. Feat. Pharrell
Pharrell is surely the most prolific hitmaker in the game for his singular ability to make that pop funk that's hard but goes down ever so smooth. He's back today with up-and-comer Overdoz. with the visual accompaniment to "Last Kiss," which originally dropped in May. Even the saturated color in the video seems to have Pharrell's fingerprints on it.