Oprah Makes Pharrell Cry Discussing ‘Happy’ Song [VIDEO]
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Who would’ve of thought the song ‘HAPPY’ would make Pharrell cry?
I guess Oprah is the new Barbra Walters. She gets famous people to cry. Sunday night on ‘Oprah Prime’, she brought Pharrell Williams to tears.
In the interview, Oprah and Pharrell talk about how the song ‘Happy’ was on the Despicable 2 soundtrack and it got no air play at all! It got “Nothing” Pharrell said in the interview.
Then on November 1st, 2013 he uploaded the video to YouTube and “BOOM!” The world went crazy, and it no longer was his song.
Pharrell’s fans took off with it, making their own videos of the song.
In the interview Oprah said, Let’s take a look at all of your fans making their own videos of the song ‘Happy.’ When Oprah showed Pharrell the video he was overcome with raw emotion and it brought him to tears! With Pharrell saying:
“It’s overwhelming because I love what I do and I just appreciate the fact that people have believed in me for so long, that I can make it to this point to feel that,” as he points to the video.
We were only able to obtain a piece of the video on Oprah. You can check out the rest of the crying interview on our friends web site GAWKER by CLICKING HERE.