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Birth NamePharrell Lanscilo Williams
ProfessionRapper
NationalityAmerican
Birth CityVirginia Beach, Virginia
Birth CountryAmerica
Father NamePharoah Williams
Father ProfessionHandyman
Mother NameCarolyn Williams
Mother ProfessionTeacher
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
HoroscopeAries
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseHelen Lasichanh
No Of Children4
Networth150000000
Height175 cm
Networth$150 M
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Date of BirthApril 5,1973
Age46 years
Married DateOctober 12,2013
Networth
Year2019
Amount$150 million
Currencyusd

Pharrell Williams Enjoys The Net Worth Of $150 Million Dollars  

Pharrell Williams is an American singer, rapper, songwriter and record producer best known for his song, Happy from the album Despicable Me 2 and Girl.  

In addition, he released several hit songs such as I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me), Drop It Like It’s Hot and Money Maker. He was nominated twice for Academy Awards and won six Billboard Music Awards out of eighteen nominations. Moreover, he received thirteen Grammy Awards. 

Net Worth Details: Income Sources, Earnings, And Salary

Pharrell Williams started his music career forming a group called the Neptunes along with his friends Chad Hugo, Shay Haley, and Mike Ethridge. They performed in a high school talent show and was discovered by American singer Teddy Riley.

The group later signed a contract with Teddy. They even wrote a verse for Wreck-N-Effect, a musical group in 1992. They produced the album of Jay-Z, The Dynasty Roc La Familia and later went to produce for Britney Spears

American singer, rapper, songwriter and record producer Pharrell Williams during one of his concerts

The N.E.R.D. consists of Williams, Haley, and Hugo released their first album, In Search of… in 2001 in Europe.  

Pharrell released his solo debut album, In My Mind on July 25, 2006. The album ranked third on US Billboard 200 and first on UK R&B chart. It was sold over 406,000 copies all over the world.  

Similarly, he released his other album, Girl on March 3, 2014. The album ranked first in many countries including U.S., Australia, Denmark, Switzerland, and the U.K. It was sold over 591,000 copies in U.S. and 300,000 in the U.K. He earned $350,000 from the 2014 record sales of the album.

Here is the detail of his yearly earnings from 2008 to 2015.

YearEarnings
2008$20 Million
2009$16 Million
2010$13 Million
2011$10 Million
2012$12 Million
2013$9 Million
2014$22 Million
2015$32 Million

Moreover, he released several other singles including Angel, Marilyn Monroe, Come Get It Bae, Gust of Wind, Freedom, Crave and Able

Similarly, he worked with several other popular artists such as P. Diddy, Gwen Stefani, Kanye West, Charlie Wilson, Kendrick Lamar, and Camila Cabello

How Much Does Pharell Williams Earn From YouTube?

Pharell Williams is a music artist and like any other musician, he also has a YouTube account. He opened his YouTube account on February 22, 2018, under his name. He has subscribers over 2.4 million and views over 1 billion as of August 2019. 

With the millions of subscribers and millions of viewers in every video, he earns a hefty sum from YouTube. According to Noninfluencer YouTube Channel calculator, Williams collects the monthly earnings of $31,879.

Fashion Designing Career

Pharrell Williams began working as a fashion designer in 2008. He co-designed glasses and pieces of jewelry for Louis Vuitton. He created sunglasses called Moncler Lunettes for Moncler in August 2013.

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

Business Ventures

Pharrell Williams opened his record label, I am OTHER in May 2012. He collaborated with Nigo, a Japanese fashion brand and launched Billionaire Boys Club streetwear brand and Ice Cream footwear in 2005.

Moreover, Williams opened his YouTube channel, I am OTHER for YouTube’s $100 million original channel initiative project, on August 1, 2011. 

Endorsements Deals

Pharrell Williams has done endorsement deals with many brands. Some of them include Adidas, Beats by Dre, Billionaire Boys Club, Bionic Yarn, and Chanel.

For the promotions he does for the brands, Williams earns a huge sum from the companies but as to how much, the information is currently unavailable.

Charity Works

Pharrell Williams founded a non-profitable organization, From One Hand to AnOTHER (FOHTA) in 2008. The organization mainly focuses on providing education to children through technologies, media, arts, and motivation. He invested $35 million to build an afterschool center in Virginia Beach in 2011.

Likewise, he collaborated with Verizon to launch a tech-fused music curriculum in a nationwide Verizon Foundation school that provides free technology, technology-based education and internet access to resources lacking middle schools.

Moreover, Williams is associated with various organizations like Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation, Get Schooled Foundation, Indigenous Environmental NetWork, Musicians on Call, and many more.

Tax Payments And Legal Issues

Pharrell Williams has an estimated net worth of $150 million as of 2019. Similarly, he pays a huge sum to the government as federal tax and FICA. A person with a net worth of $10 million pays a tax of $3,630,499 to the government, so Williams must have paid much more federal tax.

Legal Issues

American singer Marvin Gaye sued Robin Thicke and Pharrell for copying his music to record the song Blurred Lines. The song was one of the biggest hits of 2013 earning over $16 million. 

Initially, Gaye asked for the sum of $40 million for the damage however later settled the case with $25 million.

Assets: House And Cars

Pharrell Williams bought a Miami Penthouse for $12.5 million in 2007. The house consists of five bedrooms, six and a half bathrooms, a fitness center, tennis courts, and a cafeteria.

He owns a house in Hollywood house he purchased in 2015 for $7.14 million. The property covers the area of 1.5 acres along with four to five bedrooms and one bedroom two-story guest house.

In 2018, Williams bought a house in Beverly Hills for $15.6 million from Tyler Perry, an American actor. The estate covers the area of 4.2 acres along with ten bedrooms and eleven bathrooms.

 Williams' mansion in Beverly Hills worth $15 million 

Like most of the celebrities, Williams is also fond of cars. He owns Mercedes-Benz SLR Mclaren worth $1.45 million. He also owns a Ferrari Enzo that cost around $670,000 on the market. Moreover, he has other two cars; Rolls Royce Phantom ($450,000) and Porsche Spyder 550.

Pharrell Williams’ Biography

Pharrell Williams was born Pharrell Lanscilo Williams on April 5, 1973, in Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States. He was born to a handyman, Pharoah Williams, and a teacher, Carolyn Williams. As for siblings, he has four brothers; Cato, Psolomon, Pharoah, and David & three sisters; Hope, Carrie, and Unitra.

Williams belongs to American nationality and mixed by ethnicity. He belongs to African-Americans by ethnicity. As for education, he studied at Princess Anne High School. Later, he enrolled at Northwestern University for two years and dropped out.

Personal Life: Wife And Children

Pharrell Williams married his long-time girlfriend, Helen Lasichanh, a model and fashion designer, on October 12, 2013.

Pharrell with his wife and son

Helen gave birth to a son, Rocket Williams in 2008 and Pharrell wrote a song Rocket’s Theme in honor of his baby for the movie Despicable Me. In January 2017, Helen gave birth to triplets, making the happiness of the family "triple".

The family is now living a happy and prosperous life in Los Angeles, California.

Age And Height

Age: Pharrell Williams reached the age of 46-year-old as of 2019.

Height: He stands at a tall height of 5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm.

Updated On Wed Aug 28 2019 Published On Wed Aug 28 2019 By jeena

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