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WATCH: Oprah Makes Pharrell Cry 'Happy' Tears

Pharrell Williams, complete with his signature Mounties hat in green, stopped by Oprah Prime to discuss his Oscar-nominated "Happy." The segment reduced Williams to tears of joy when Oprah showed him a video mashup of people throughout the world grooving to the catchy "Despicable Me 2" theme song. Watch below.
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • April 15, 2014 1:45 PM
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Pharrell Williams, Nominated for 'Despicable Me 2,' Will Perform on Oscar Night (VIDEO)

Triple threat singer, songwriter and producer Pharrell Williams is set to perform his Academy Award-nominated song "Happy" from "Despicable Me 2" on Oscar night, March 2. Can he beat "Frozen" juggernaut "Let it Go?"
  • By Anne Thompson and Ryan Lattanzio
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  • February 4, 2014 12:22 PM
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Zimmer, Williams to Music Supervise 84th Academy Awards

Oscar-winning composer Has Zimmer and songwriter/producer Pharrell Williams will be the music consultants for next year's 84th Academy Awards. It will be the first time working on the awards show for both musicians.
  • By Jacob Combs
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  • December 8, 2011 10:42 PM
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