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Pharrell Williams

Pharrell Williams has played a crucial role in the progression of post-new jack swing R&B and rap, and consequently pop. Williams actually got his start during the tail-end of the new jack era as the co-writer of Wreckx-N-Effect’s number two 1992 pop hit “Rump Shaker”. After numerous accolades for the Neptunes, including a Grammy for Producer of the Year in 2004 and a Producer of the Decade acknowledgment from Billboard, the charismatic Williams remained a force in mainstream music as a producer, songwriter, tough-talking rapper, and falsetto-equipped singer.

Video of The Week: Daft Punk ‘Get Lucky’

Video of The Week: Daft Punk ‘Get Lucky’

This week’s Video of The Week is Daft Punk’s disco funk track ‘Get Lucky’ featuring Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers.

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