NEW YORK (AP) — Who hasn't Pharrell produced for? 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.Show More Summary
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From Pharrell and Daft Punk to Justin Timberlake and Beyonce, the final days of disco/early ’80s electronica is musically where it’s at in 2014. An act that’s been mining that sound well before it crossed over to the mainstream is Chromeo. The electro-wizards return with the fourth — and best — single from forthcoming White... More »
The rapey undertones of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” placed Pharrell Williams in a compromising position at the middle-mark of 2013. It was damn near synchronized with the timing of Daft Punk’s electro-funk revival on “Get Lucky” with Nile Rodgers, which had the universal adoration of anyone with ears. Pharrell had his hands deeply embedded in... More »
It may not be on the same scale as Stephen Colbert lashing out against his corporate overlords over Daft Punk, but on Thursday's "Colbert Report," he once again defied Viacom's wishes about the content of his show. This time, Colbert...Show More Summary
The robots returned the favor and contributed to this unsurprising yet catchy funk track for Pharrell Williams’ upcoming album G I R L. You can also stream the entire album on iTunes Radio (link opens iTunes). Awesome remix here.
Damn! This is so funky!! Pharrell & Daft Punk have done it again with their newest song Gust of Wind from the upcoming album G I R L. The song has an incredibly catchy beat and an addictive hook, so much so that we seriously can't stop listening to it! It'll have you bobbing your [...]
Pharrell’s second solo album G I R L is out in a few days, after only being announced in the middle of this month. The album’s lead single is, of course, “Happy”, but to be honest we’re enjoying the smooth grooves of another track a lot more. More »
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: The Neptunes, Clipse Song: Pharrell - Gust of Wind (Ft. Daft Punk) [download here] What's so good? So, everyone’s all excited about this new Pharrell album G I R L set for release next Monday. Show More Summary
Did Daft Punk’s US tour get nixed by the National Park Service in Wyoming? Before you start penning a series of very angry digital letters to the people who dedicate their lives to keeping the state parks nice and pretty, it would appear that recent reports aren’t exactly accurate. Show More Summary
For the inaugural installment of our newest series, Throwback Thursday, we take a look back at Daft Punk‘s feature for legendary British fashion magazine The Face. Released in February 2001, the 49th issue included a 10-page spread of the… Throwback Thursday | Daft Punk for ‘The Face’ is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.
Pharrell Williams spent the bulk of last summer in both the #1 and #2 positions on the Billboard Hot 100, via his features on Robin Thicke‘s “Blurred Lines” and Daft Punk‘s “Get Lucky,” respectively. And while the 40-year-old hit-maker has hit the top of the singles chart three additional times, this week marks his first... More »
Daft Punk’s first planned public concert in seven years has been called off, after a proposal to play on private land adjacent to the Devils Tower National Monument in Crook County, Wyoming, was rejected. That’s because Devils Tower is a sacred site to 24 different Native American tribes, and “that would be considered sacrilegious,” said a superintendent for the monument.
The French DJs came pretty close, though.
Daft Punk might be touring this summer. If you take nothing else away from this story, take away that. That is amazing news. If you caught the duo on their 2006 Pyramid Tour, you likely had your mind absolutely shattered. They haven’t toured, or even played a full concert, since then. The prospect of seeing [...]
On Tuesday night, Pharrell Williams and iTunes Radio premiered his highly anticipated, new solo album,… Read more articles like "Pharrell x Daft Punk – “Gust of Wind”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Check out the brand new and much anticipated album from Pharrell via iTunes Radio. There’s a Daft Punk collaboration in it.
Just when you thought the Pharrell Williams/Daft Punk musical love affair was winding down, the Robots have once again collaborated with the Grammy winning singer/producer/all-around radio king, on Williams’ G I R L track “Gust of Wind.” It’s a funky mid-tempo groove in a completely different lane than “Come Get It Bae,” Pharrell’s new pair-up... More »
Listen to Pharrell's first solo album since 2006, featuring Daft Punk, Justin Timberlake, Miley and Alicia Keys. Read more articles like "Stream: Pharrell’s new album GIRL" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
His first solo album in eight years also features Miley Cyrus and Alicia Keys.