Missy Elliott is back, ya’ll. Although it’s been a little over ten years since Miss E’s last album, and roughly seven years since “Best, Best” — her last single — she’s dropping the visuals for her new single “WTF (Where They From)” featuring Pharrell today. Directed by Missy Elliott and Dave Meyers, the video has the hip hop icon in a not-so-distance future with her squad, busting out some serious dance moves. If you’re missing some Missy from your life, “WTF (Where They From)” is surely a welcome nostalgia trip. Check out Missy’s visuals for “WTF (Where They From)” after the jump.
Bad Boy is back in the building. After debuting the song at the BET Awards in June, Puff Daddy drops the video for his new single “Finna Get Loose” featuring Pharrell. The video is directed by the legendary Hype Williams and finds Puff and Pharrell on stage performing for a hype crowd at an underground club with a live band and dancers. Watch the video after the jump.
Today, the Doggfather took to Twitter to unveil the track list and features for his highly-anticipated, forthcoming Pharrell-produced album, BUSH. This neo-funk album features an eclectic blend of heavy-hitters, so hit the jump to check out the track list in its entirety.
Snoop Dogg (no longer going by Snoop Lion, thankfully) teams up with Charlie Wilson and Pharrell for “Peaches N Cream” from his forthcoming BUSH album. BUSH marks the first time Snoop and Pharrell will be working on a project together since 2004’s Rhythm & Gangsta, which, as you may recall spawned huge radio singles with “Drop It Like It’s Hot.” Check out “Peaches N Cream” after the jump.
T.I.’s new album Paperwork is set to drop next Tuesday October 21st and being that Tip is a kind and caring individual he is allowing hip-hop heads to peep the new album in full right now. The album features “About the Money” featuring Young Thug, “No Mediocre” with Iggy Azalea, and the title track featuring Pharrell. In addition Paperwork includes feature appearances from Skylar Grey, Usher, Trae Tha Truth, Young Jeezy, Chris Brown, and more. Stream the full album after the jump!
T.I.’s working relationship with Pharrell dates back to Tip’s I’m Serious days; for those of you not hip to the game, that’s 2001. The two have remained close and any time T.I.’s got a new album cooking you better believe Pharrell will be there either providing Tip with the hook, the chorus, a verse, or production. Hell, sometimes he’ll gift Tip with all four! And for T.I.’s forthcoming studio album Paperwork the two reunite once again. Pharrell joins Tip for “Paperwork” and it’s a scorcher. Listen after the jump.
Kanye West, Imagine Dragons, John Mayer, and Kings of Leon are set to headline the third annual Made In America Festival, which will take place in both Los Angeles and Philadelphia over Labor Day weekend, August 30 & 31. Read More
Pharrell appeared as the musical guest on this week’s episode of SNL and performed a couple of hits from his chart-topping G I R L album. Hit the jump to see P’s performance of “Marilyn Monroe.”