CoverArt: Pharrell Williams x Wall Street Journal

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Pharrell-Williams-by-Peter-Lindbergh-for-WSJ-Magazine-Mens-Style-September-2014-2Shot by Peter Lindbergh, Pharrell Williams covers the September issue of WSJ magazine. Below is a few excerpts from the article.

On finding his purpose: 

I think when I put out my first solo album, the music was just eclipsed by all the braggadocio. That was me feeling like I had to be like Jay or Puff. I didn’t realize that that was their story—the story of the struggle to will your way out of where you’re from, to cash in on that, first for yourself, then for other people. But I didn’t see that. All I saw was the planes, the cars, the girls—the ornaments but not the tree they were hanging on. I was making music with and for Jay-Z and Puff, but I was a weirdo in that world. It took me a minute to find my purpose; I knew something was missing. Now I want to…

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