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Pharrell Williams

Pharrelll Williams was born on 5 April 1973 in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the United States. He is a singer, a rapper and a record producer. Pharell Williams' full name is Pharrelll Lanscilo Williams. He is now at 43 years of age. His parents are Pharaoh Williams and Carolyn Williams. His father, Pharaoh, is a laborer. Pharell's mother, Carolyn, is a teacher. Many generations of Pharrelll Wiliams' family are from West Virginia and North Carolina. He has two older brothers, according to his biography. Pharrelll Lanscilo Williams and his family grew up in poverty. But, Pharrelll overcame poverty and now he has a net worth of $150 million and an enormous monthly salary. His bio states that he has a monthly salary exceeding $60,000. His parent, Carolyn was especially supporting her son in pursuing his career as a musician.

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Education

Pharrelll Lanscilo Williams attended a primary school in his hometown Virginia Beach, Virginia. After his primary school education, he attended Princess Anne High School, where his career as a musician started at very young age. Pharrelll stated in one reality television show that he was a nerd and that he did many unusual things at his high school, he also said that same fact in his bio. His high school colleague was Chad Hugo with whom he founded R&B group the Neptunes, together with his other colleagues from Princess Anne High School. The Neptunes entered a high school talent contest. On that talent show Teddy Riley, a producer, spotted them and gave them an offer they couldn't refuse. He gave them the offer to sign a contract with his recording studio.

Career

Pharrelll Lanscilo Williams is a great achiever in his career. His biography is abundant with career experience. Pharrell Williams is the part of the record production duo the Neptunes, together with his childhood friend Chad Hugo. The Neptunes are a genius duo that makes soul, hip hop, and R&B music. Pharrell Williams is also the part of hip-hop band N*E*R*D. At the hip hop group N*E*R*D he is in the charge as the leading vocalist and drummer. Pharrell founded N*E*R*D with his friend from childhood Shay Haley, when they both were at a young age. Pharell Williams' first single, entitled „Frontin“, was released in 2003. His debut album „In My Mind“ was released in 2006. Pharrell Williams released second studio album after „In My Mind“ debut album, entitled „Girl“, in 2014. After album „Girl“, Pharrelll released the planetary famous single „Happy“ in 2014. Single „Happy“ was so popular, and today is, that it gained various musical covers from almost every city in the world. In „Happy“ covers from different countries people represent their cities, schools, countries dancing and singing to the song. Pharrelll is also a producer and he is known for producing many songs of best-selling singers in the United States and wider. Pharrelll Williams is the creator of Billionaire Boys Club, Ice Cream clothes apparel, Billionaire Girls Club and much other businesses which are placed under his media venture called i am OTHER. Pharrelll was awarded ten Grammy awards. His success in making music and in his venture acquired him a net worth of $150,000,000 and enormous salary.

Personal Life

According to his biography, Pharrelll Lanscilo Williams is married to his girlfriend, Helen Lasichanh. His wife and former girlfriend Helen is a model and a fashion designer. The couple got married in October 2013. Pharrelll Williams is also a parent. He has one son with Helen - Rocket Williams. They live together in Laurel Canyon.


Quick Facts
Birth Date: 5 Apr, 1973
Age: 47 yrs
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Virginia Beach
residence: Beverly Hills
Education: Northwestern University
Gender: Male
Description: American singer, rapper, songwriter and record producer
Twitter Id: Pharrell
Spouse: Helen Lasichanh [M. 2013]
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Last Modified: Jun 27 2020
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