Pharrell’s “Happy” tears on Oprah


We all loved the song “Happy” when it first hit airwaves. But when creator of the song cried tears of joy, it’s then that you realise it’s much more than just a song with happy beats and lyrics. During an interview with Oprah Winfrey on OWN’s “Oprah Prime” on 13 April, Pharrell Williams displayed an unfiltered emotion that drove him to tears. The seven-time Grammy winner wept when Oprah showed him a montage of videos created by fans from around world, who were all inspired by his song, “Happy”. So touching! “Why am I crying on Oprah?” said Pharrell. The song has become a Number 1 hit around the world, becoming the theme song for International Day of Happiness (20 March). It even got Meryl Streep, Amy Adams and Lupita N’yongo up on their feet during Pharrell’s performance of it during the Oscars this year. Click on the video below to see the interview.

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