Pharrell Williams has signed a deal to release a new album in 2014 through Columbia Records. "Happy" will be one of the songs on the album. "Happy" was featured on the Despicable Me 2
Columbia Records Chairman and CEO Rob Stringer said in a statement, "When we excitedly partnered with Pharrell in January of this year, we felt it was his time again. Since then, 'Blurred Lines' and 'Get Lucky' have defined pop music in 2013, and now we are preparing to launch Pharrell as a global solo superstar in 2014. 'Happy' is just the beginning."
Here is the official music video for "Happy," which has garnered nearly 8 million views. Take a look:
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