Tag Archives: Pharrell

Pharrell Williams – Happy

First Hit #1: March 8, 2014 And here we are, the last song of the daily We Are Number Ones. The end of this multi-year project to see what we can learn from decades of music. I haven’t decided what … Continue reading

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Robin Thicke feat. T.I. and Pharrell – Blurred Lines

First Hit #1: June 22, 2013 Blurred Lines has the problem that Robin Thicke comes across as an unrelenting perv. He’s far from the first pop artist to come across as a perv, I mean R. Kelly has had a … Continue reading

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Ludacris feat. Pharrell – Money Maker

First Hit #1: October 28, 2006 Another day, another song about butts. It’s difficult to really say much about it, because there have been many songs about butts, and while they’re varying levels of clever they’re all effectively the same. … Continue reading

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Snoop Dogg feat. Pharrell – Drop It Like It’s Hot

First Hit #1: December 11, 2004 In a lovely coincidence, we get to end a year as we end a year. So, as we reflect on 2013, we can also reflect on 2004, which ended with Snoop Dogg and Pharrell … Continue reading

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