• Pharrell Williams Is ‘Happy’ To Land One Of The Biggest Gigs Of His Career

    Comments:  | Leave A Comment

    Pharrell Williams

    We hope Pharrell Williams rocks another park ranger-esque hat for his next big gig — the 2014 Oscars!

    There’s no word on whether he’ll wear his Grammy Award-stealing hat, but according to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the “Happy” singer will hit the stage with his peppy anthem at the big show next month. Along with a performance of the record he wrote and produced for Despicable Me 2, Pharrell is in the running for best original song alongside “Ordinary Love” from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, “Let it Go” from Frozen and “The Moon Song” from Her.

    MUST READ: The Real Reason Pharrell Williams Wore That Arby’s Hat To The Grammys [VIDEO]

    MUST READ: Pharrell Williams Debuts First-Ever 24-Hour Music Video!

    In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, the seven-time Grammy Award winner said he wrote “Happy” to remind his fans to enjoy life. “I wanted to send a reminder: There are lots of reasons to smile,” he said. “You can be resilient with your smile. Why is it so cool to be mad all the time? Some songs, everybody’s so upset.”

    The Academy Awards, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, kicks off on Sunday, March 2, live on ABC. Do you think Skateboard P will go home with his first Oscar?

    LIKE HelloBeautiful On Facebook!


    RELATED STORIES

    JUST MARRIED! Pharrell Williams & Helen Lasichanh Tie The Knot

    Is Pharrell Williams Ready For The Big Screen?

    Check Out This Gallery

    Join the Conversation! Share and Discuss!

    Originally seen on http://hellobeautiful.com/

    Tags: » »

    • More Related Content

    Comments

    blog comments powered by Disqus
    Follow

    Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

    Join 328 other followers