Pharrell has had a tremendous year. After winning four Grammys and performing at the , the humble hitmaker sat down with Oprah Winfrey on “Oprah Prime,” which aired Sunday on OWN.
While fans around the world dance to his hit “Happy,” the 41-year-old was overcome with emotion and broke down in tears.
“It’s overwhelming because I love what I do and people have believed in me for so long that I can make it to this point, to feel that,” said Pharrell.
He looked to Jay Z and Puff Daddy for mentorship, but realized that he wasn’t serving his purpose. “I misinterpreted what Jay was doing. I wanted the, the girls.”
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