Biography of Pharrell Williams, Explore his Career along with Personal Life

An American singer, rapper, songwriter, fashion designer, and entrepreneur is known as Pharrell Williams. He is most popular for his Grammy-winning work as a pop/R&B performer and maker.

Early Life of American Singer

On 5 April 1973, Pharrell Williams was born as Pharrell Lanscilo Williams in Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States. By Nationality, Pharrell is an American and belongs to Afro American. His Birth Sign is Aries.

He believes in Christian religions. Pharrell is the oldest son of Pharaoh Williams (father) and Carolyn Williams (mother). His father was a Handyman, a house painter, and his mother was a teacher.

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Studied at Princess Anne

He raised with his siblings Cato Williams (younger brother), Psolomon Williams (younger brother), Pharaoh Williams (half-brother), David Williams (half-brother), Hope R. Williams (older half-sister), Carrie Williams-Parks (older half-sister).

Pharrell completed his education at Princess Anne High School. He attended Northwestern University for two years before dropping out. Chad Hugo and Williams is a best friend from seventh grade. Both were a member of a  marching band.

Who is Pharrell Williams Wife?

Pharrell Williams is a hubby of Helen Lasichanh, a model and a fashion designer. Pharrell dated Helen for two years. Rocket Ayer Williams is the first son of Pharrell before marriage.

Caption: Pharrell William with wife Helen (Source:

The beautiful couple got engaged in July 2013 and married on October 12, 2013. It was a private ceremony in Coconut Grove (Miami neighborhood). The couple had three more children, in January 2017, after marriage. They kept their children far from the limelight and names.

In his son’s honor, he wrote a track named Rocket’s theme for the “Despicable Me” soundtrack.

Net Worth of Pharrell Williams

American singer, musician, Pharrell Williams has an estimated net worth as of 2020 is $150 million. He is one of the successful and the richest rappers in the world.

Here are some details  of career earning by the year

2007$17 million
2008$20 million
2009$16 million
2010$13 million
2011$10 million
2012$7 million
2013$9 million
2014$22 million
2015$32 million
2016$20 million
2017$20 million
2018$18 million
Pharrell William in his house
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On February 22, 2018, Pharrell opened his youtube account. He has over 1 billion views and over 2.4 million subscribers. According to the YouTube channel calculator, he collects the monthly earning of $31,879.

On July 23, 2016,  Pharrell designed Addidas NMD “Human Race” released.  He created 1000 euro sneakers in 2017 with partnered Chanel and Addidas.


Williams and Hugo previously got through as a delivering couple for such rap specialists as Ol’ Dirty Bastard and Jay-Z. They at that point stretched out into popular music, working with any semblance of Britney Spears and Usher. Williams additionally began performing, showing up on such tunes as “Reason Me Miss” by Jay-Z.

Pharrell Williams Singapore Grand Prix Live
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In July 2006, Pharrell released his first solo album, “In My Mind”. In the same year, he continued his works with many popular artists such as Britney Spears, Shakira, Jennifer Lopez, Adam Lambert, etc.

Pharrell composed the soundtracks for the animated movies “Despicable Me” and “Despicable Me 2”. He released his second album “Girl” featuring the single happy in march 2014. Pharrell gave the soundtrack for the superhero film “The Amazing Spider-Man 2”.


Pharrell Williams winning Grammy Awards 2015
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Williams has won ten Grammy Awards and six Billboard Music Awards.  He earned other Awards by himself such as BET Hip Hop Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards, ECHO Awards, Annie Awards, and as well as two Academy Award nominations. Williams writes and produces the hit biographical movie “Hidden Figures”. He received several awards including Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for successful movies.

Pharrell Williams’s Body Measurement

Pharrell has a slim face and the masculine body is of average height. His height is 5 feet 9 inches(179.83 cm) and his weight is 68kg (150 lbs). His body measurement is chest 40 inches (102 cm), biceps 14 inches (32 cm), and waist 32 inches (81 cm). The hair color is black and the eye color is dark brown.