Few music lovers would draw a parallel between Gwen Stefani's music and that of a band like Korn -- but that's exactly what a complaint filed Thursday in Colorado federal court seeks to do.
Pharrell and Janelle Monae distanced themselves from gospel star and 'Hidden Figures' collaborator Kim Burrell after she went on a homophobic rant.
Pharrell and Missy Elliott have teamed up for a new collaboration, “WTF.” (Associated Press) A snippet of Pharrell and Missy Elliott’s upcoming single “WTF” (that’s “Where They From,” to be clear) premiered during Monday Night Football last night as a part of an NBA promo – and it sounds about as intoxicating as one would expect. Missy Elliott & Pharrell Working Together In the 30-second clip an old-school Neptunes-y beat, all stripped-down, danceable percussion, gets the Missy treatment – it’s going to be hard not to move when you hear this one. The full song will be released Nov. 13, but you can get an idea of it here.
Macklemore performs during the MTV EMA awards at the Assago forum in Milan, Italy, October 25, 2015 (Reuters) PhunkeeDucks, the moon, the Biebs – the 2015 MTV EMAs in Milan had it all. From Macklemore’s sky-high opener to Pharrell's closer, here are all the performances from the MTV European Music Awards ranked from our least to most favorite. 10. Ellie Goulding, “Love Me Like You Do” Singing from within a diamond apparatus that unfolded like a flower, Ellie Goulding subtly divorced her 50 Shades of Grey hit from its S&M subject matter and gave it an elegant, classy vibe. Still, we would have preferred to see her do “On My Mind” – we’ve had “Love Me Like You Do” for a while and we’re ready to move on. 9.
One of the milestones to judge if an artist has “made it”, is whether or not they have a wax sculpture of their likeness at Madame Tussauds. The famous celebrity statue maker molds some of the biggest names in music with an eerie attention to detail. So eerie that sometimes it’s nearly impossible to tell them apart. Check out which artist is made of wax, and which is made of flesh and blood
Pharrell Williams knows which presidential candidate he’s voting for. Pharrell Williams, Publisher Donating Books to Children in Need The Voice judge stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show for Monday’s episode, during which he also performed “Freedom,” and endorsed Hillary Clinton for the White House. “It’s time for a woman to be in there,” he said. “Women think about things in a holistic way, it’s not so individual.
Don’t be surprised if Snoop Dogg’s name is listed as a co-producer for “California Roll,” a song on his album Bush, out on May 12. When working on the track that features Stevie Wonder, the rap star provided relief for the album’s supervising producer Pharrell Williams. Williams was not convinced that Snoop could secure a feature from Wonder. Just come play the harmonica on it.’ He’s like, 'I’ll be there.’ I had to lure him in with the harmonica.” When Wonder came to the studio, Williams was in an off-kilter state, the results of secondhand smoke from Snoop Dogg’s marathon marijuana sessions.
Ludacris has officially earned the title of Hip-Hop’s Class Clown. On Monday, the Atlanta rapper shared on his Instagram page high school yearbook photos of himself and 19 other rap stars.
Would this case have ever gone to trial if Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams hadn’t been candid in pre-lawsuit interviews about their desire to do a sexy R&B party song in the style of Marvin Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up”?
The eight member jury voted unanimously that Robin Thicke and song producer Pharrell Williams had infringed on the 1977 Marvin Gaye song “Got To Give It Up.” The jury found that Thicke and Williams had infringed on the tune, but not T.I. Thicke claimed any similarities were not pre-conceived.
Apparently, Pharrell’s “Happy” performance at the Grammys Sunday left many viewers confused. His bellboy costume in particular became fodder for online jokes, some them (intentionally or not) quite distasteful.
The Best of N.E.R.D Shay Haley, Chad Hugo, and Williams can be seen getting two-dimensional in the video for “Squeeze Me,” a track released in December that had been their first recording since 2010’s Nothing LP.
LL Cool J will host the 57th Annual Grammy Awards for the fourth consecutive year, CBS announced Wednesday. The telecast airs Sunday, Feb. 8 at 8 p.m. on CBS.
'Paddington Bear' is out this week, but its eponymous CGI bear may not be the cuddliest aspect of the film. The duo behind the film's theme song is pretty adorable, too.
Taylor Swift brought in her 25th birthday with 18,000 fans moments after midnight Saturday as she headlined the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball concert at Madison Square Garden and streamed on Yahoo Live. “I think I’ve officially celebrated my birthday with you. Right now, I’m officially 25-years-old New York City,” she told the crowd after performing her No. 1 hit “Blank Space.” As expected, she was pretty excited to reach such a milestone on stage. She even added a new lyric to “Shake It Off,” her final song of the night. She interjected, “It’s my birthday!” during one of her chorus runs.
In an interview late Monday, Pharrell said that his perspective on the case hasn’t changed since the shooting in August. "It’s another teen, unarmed teen gunned down."
As protestors took to the streets in Ferguson, Missouri, after a grand jury revealed they would not pursue charges against police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, many artists reacted to the news via Twitter, and some musicians took part in the protests.