Pharrell Williams - Happy(#ad)
Written, produced, and performed by Pharrell Williams, "Happy" was released on November 21, 2013, from the Despicable Me 2 Soundtrack album.
With the help of Black Lot Music, Columbia, and i Am Other Record Labels, the track begun it's successful journey to becoming top in the US, UK, and 21 other countries; selling over 6.45 million copies in 2014.
It's fame has included a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Original Song with a live rendition that won the Grammy Award for Best Pop Solo Performance at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards.
Worldwide, the track sold over 13.9 million copies with the music video winning the Grammy Award for Best Music Video plus a nomination for the Best Male Video and Video of the Year at the 2014 MTV Video Awards.
Music critics were impressed by Pharrell’s work and the public has shown tremendous support that’s evident with 989 million views on YouTube and counting.
He performed the track at the 2014 Brit Awards, the 2015 Roskilde Festival and 2015 Grammy Awards among others.
"Happy" is available on different music streaming services for downloads and online play. As the lead vocal, Pharrell has mastered the art of a perfect harmony with the other vocalists in the song.
He lost over $7 million to a lawsuit that claimed copyright infringement back in 2015. However, 2017 blessed him with triplets, two boys, and a girl.
Despite his reluctance to settle in 2014,Pharrell waited for two years to date Helen since she was already in a relationship when they first met and their story as a couple began.
He has admitted to doing interviews while drunk but he doesn’t take drugs. Today, he is a happy man and a proud father of triplets plus a successful career ahead of him.