Hitmaker Pharrell selects his producing faves
The hitmaker's Rolodex includes pop heavyweights from Beyonce to Justin Timberlake, maestros like Hans Zimmer and Heitor Pereira, and wild cards such as Daft Punk and Scissor Sisters.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Tufts Daily
Pharrell brings unique touch to fun, upbeat album
Williams only just blew up on the pop scene in 2013, he is a music industry veteran.
The 14-track collection features reworks of material from the multiple Academy Award and Kaskade are among the electronic dance music luminaries that have lent their formidable skills to these timeless favorites.
First listen: Rapper Jay Z and French electronic duo Daft Punk...
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Jay Z Talks Phone Sex on Daft Punk Collaboration "Computerized"
Beyonce is Drunk In Love and her husband seems to be used to the drunk texts. Today , an unreleased collaboration between Jay Z and electro funk band Daft Punk surfaces called "Computerized".
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Pharrell! What a dude. We got him in the studio, he even took off his rad Malcolm McLaren Buffalo Girls hat .
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Pharrell's 'G.I.R.L.' could be 21st century's 'Thriller'
As singer, composer, and collaborator, Pharrell Williams has had a starry year under his production moniker, the Neptunes.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Review: Pharrell's 'G I R L' Album Swaps Small Risks For Big Rewards
Pharrell Williams can put in the hours. Last year, the Neptunes alum helped out with Daft Punk's Random Access Memories , a delightfully ADD buffet of disco, soft rock and blue-eyed soul that won every award conceivable.
WMGI-FM Terre Haute
Stars Mine Gold & Platinum Hit Singles & Albums
In addition to awarding Lorde a platinum disc for her debut Pure Heroine , the Recording Industry Association of America has certified the singer's hit "Royals" for sales of six million copies.
Music Reviews: The Latest From Lea Michele, Pharrell Williams, Rick Ro$$ and More
This week, "Glee" star Lea Michele makes her solo debut with her album, "Louder," while Pharrell Williams, fresh off the successes of his hit collaborations with Daft Punk and Robin Thicke returns with a new solo record.
The Sydney Morning Herald
Future Music Festival fans Get Lucky with Pharrell Williams
He brought some genuine international star power and that ludicrous, crowd-pleasing hat, but the main thing that distinguished Pharrell Williams from many of his peers at this year's Future Music Festival was his tunes.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Sydney Morning Herald
You can't help being attracted to Pharrell Williams' G I R L
Right now, mainstream pop music is the opposite of Tony Abbott's cabinet - it is dominated by women.
The Strokes' Julian Casablancas previews new solo album with The Voidz
The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas released a preview video of his next solo album on Thursday.
Why do people like Pharrell?
So, there's a new album by Pharrell Williams , it was rushed out, no long lead-in with this record.
The Miami Herald
Beatport plugs electronic dance music into its own awards
In 2012, the Recording Academy nominated dubstep producer Skrillex for new artist, but its Grammy "Tribute to EDM" was a strange melange of DJs performing mash-ups with rap and rock stars.
National Public Radio
Pharrell Details The Top Songs He's Produced
The hitmaker's Rolodex includes pop heavyweights from Beyonce to Justin Timberlake, maestros like Hans Zimmer and Heitor Pereira, and wildcards such as Daft Punk and Scissor Sisters.
Armin van Buuren Nominated for iHeartRadio's 'EDM Song of the Year'
GRAMMY nominee and the world's biggest DJ/producer Armin van Buuren has been nominated for iHeartRadio's "EDM Song of the Year" for the single, Armin van Buuren featuring Trevor Guthrie, "This Is What It Feels Like" .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Labor Day is the most popular book in Minnesota
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Daft Punk and Lorde Earn Platinum Plaques
In the latest tally of the Recording Industry Association of America 's Gold and Platinum albums, both Daft Punk and Lorde were awarded their first ever platinum plaques for Random Access Memories and Pure Heroine , respectively.
Kan Wakan Set to Release 'Moving On' Album 6/3 via Verve Records
Verve Records will release Moving On, the full-length debut from KAN WAKAN, on June 3. The Los Angeles-based band recorded the collection with engineers Darrell Thorp and Tom Elmhirst .