Happy! by Pharrell WilliamsGrammy Award winner Pharrell Williamss super-hit song “Happy” is now a picture book
Nominated for an Academy Award in 2014, “Happy” hit number one on Billboard’s Hot 100 list, and has topped the charts in more than seventy-five countries worldwide. Now Pharrell Williams brings his beloved song to the youngest of readers in photographs of children across cultures celebrating what it means to be happy. All the exuberance of the song pulses from these vibrant photographs of excited, happy kids. This is a picture book full of memorable, precious childhood moments that will move readers in the same way they were moved by the song.
“Happy” has had the world dancing ever since it first hit the airwaves, and now the irresistibly cheerful tune will come to life on the page with Pharrell Williams’s very first picture book! A keepsake and true classic in the making.
How Pharrell Williams captured the essence of happiness
With what expected or unexpected impact on the viewers? If so, has it evolved in time? Have other parts of the world been affected by similar changes? Does such a body language point to a pressure to conform and thereby raise questions related to freedom? What can we infer from the emphasis put on happiness in this video, and more broadly in US popular culture and public policies?
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It's unlikely that Pharrell would have hurtled into obscurity if he had opted for versions eight or three tentatively titled Feeling a Bit Tired But Fine, or possibly Relatively OK , but for Pharrell this moment of enlightenment may have earned the producer-turned-singer his biggest hit to date. The Oscar-nominated single has now scored No 1s in more than 30 countries, selling over 1,, copies in the UK. But what makes Happy work so well?
It also served as the lead single from Williams' second studio album, Girl It was first released on November 21, , alongside a long-form music video. The song has been highly successful, peaking at No. It was the best-selling song of in the United States with 6. After returning from the recording sessions in Paris , he attended a meeting with record label managers who said that the results were "spectacular" and that "Get Lucky" would be Daft Punk's next single.