Pharrell Williams bio: net worth, age, height, weight, wife, kids, wiki.
Pharrell Williams is a multi-talented musician and songwriter from the United States of America. He is a singer, rapper, business owner, fashion designer, and record producer. In the early 1990s, he and his close buddy Chad Hugo founded The Neptunes, a production firm. They started a band named N.E.R.D. with Hugo and Shay Haley in 1999. The band’s lead vocalist is Williams. As a rapper and music producer, Pharrell has been nominated for and won 13 awards.
Pharrell Williams: Profile summary
|Full Name/Birth Name||Pharrell Lanscilo Williams|
|Celebrated Name||Pharrell Williams|
|Profession||Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur, Television Producer|
|Birth Location||Virginia Beach, Virginia, U.S|
|Age||49 years old|
|Heights in Feet||5 feet and 10 inches|
|Heights in cm||178 cm|
|Weight(s) in pound||149 pounds|
|Spouse||Helen Lasichanh(m. 2013-present)|
|Net Worths||$180 million|
Pharrell Williams: Early Life & Biography
Pharrell Williams was born in Virginia Beach, Virginia. His father was Pharaoh Williams, who was a handyman whose job was repairing household things and his mother Carolyn, who was a teacher. He is the oldest child amongst three sons. Williams attended Princess Anne High School, where he used to play in the school band and was called Skateboard. He joined North Western University and studied for two years and later dropped out.
Pharrell Williams: Personal Life
Pharrell got married to Helen Lasichanh on October 12, 2013, and was a model/designer. In 2008, he had a son, Rocket Williams. The song Rockets Theme, featured in Despicable Me, was in honour of his son. In Journey 2017, the couple welcomed triplets whose names aren’t publically known. The family lives in a luxurious mansion in Laurel Canyon, Los Angeles, which William purchased in 2015.Advertisement
Previously several women like Christina Aguilera, who is a singer, Kellis in 2001, Jade Jagger, an English designer, Socialite and model, Vastie Kola, an American director and a designer; Alesha Dixon, who is a singer and a rapper and Karolina Kurkova who served at the Victoria Secret Angel, had all been in a romantic relationship with Williams.
William tends to be a half-pipe inside his home and a skateboarder. He has a charity foundation called “From One Hand to Another” which helps youth-at-risk communities ranging from 7 to 20 years. William has built a $35 million afterschool centre at Virginia Beach. William offered an internship to 114 Harlem high school students who had been enrolled in colleges which was the purpose of the donation to enable them to become the next leaders of change.
Pharrell Williams: Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 5 April 1973, Pharrell Williams is 47 years old as of today’s date, 24th January 2021. His height is1.78m tall, and his weight is 68 kg.
Pharrell Williams: Career
Starting his career at a young age, in 7th grade, he joined a summer Band camp where he played keyboard and drums and met Chad Hugo, who played Tenor Saxophone in the same band. They still belonged to another band called March Band, where he played the snare drum.
The two friends decided to form a four-piece group for R&B-type songs and called it the Neptune, and they enrolled two of their friends, Shay Haley and Mike Etheridge. Teddy Riley, a producer who owned a studio next to their high school, discovered them during a High School talent show and signed them immediately after they graduated.
The Neptune band became popular, and he worked with international popular artists like Beyoncé, Jayz, Kanye West, Calvin Harris, Ariana Grande, Justin Timberlake, Janelle Monae, Mariah Carey, Snoop Dog, and Britney Spears and among many others. He, later on, joined another band “Nerd” which boosted his popularity.
After the release of his first song “Happy” which was the soundtrack for the animated comedy film Despicable me, he became most successful. He was the narrator of the 2018 adaption of the “Grinch.”
Pharrell Williams: Net worth
The estimated net worth of Pharrell is $220 million.