Pharrell Williams: announces plans for his second album

Pharrell Williams

Pharrell Williams has announced plans to release a new album in less than a month.

It will be led by his hit single Happy, which was featured in the soundtrack to Despicable Me 2.

This will be Pharrell's second record in eight years, he released his debut solo project, In My Mind, in 2006.

The album will be called G I R L and is to be released on 3 March.

Pharrell was nominated for seven Grammy Awards this year, including Producer of the Year and Record of the Year for Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines.

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