Musical records shattered by Adele, plagiarism courtcases, One Direction stepping out of the spotlight are some of the highlights of 2015’s music stories.
After Rihanna, Johnny Depp, Lady Gaga, Iman, Kate Moss and Nicole Kidman, the CFDA has this year chosen Pharrell Williams as its “fashion icon”. The Fashion Awards, which are equivalent to the Oscars of American fashion, will honor the famous singer, rapper, songwriter, producer and fashion designer on June 1 with its Fashion Icon Award, recognizing individuals “whose style has made a significant impact on popular culture on an international stage.”
Singer Pharrell Williams urges kids to seek happiness during the United Nation’s program for the International Day of Happiness.
A jury decides that Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams plagiarized part of their hit song, “Blurred Lines.”