In 2013 Pharrell Williams had a lot to be happy about. He was on the top of the charts with is involvement in two of the years biggest songs. Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines and Daft Punks Get Lucky! Because of those two huge hits Williams was offered a contract to produce is own album. He was also hired on to write music for the film Despicable Me.
The song was included in both the movie and the album GIRL.
Pharrell said that for this song he attempted to temper his usual fare of “sweat and booty shaking” with a song that would reinforce joy and happiness “relentlessly.”
If you have a whole day to kill, you can check out the full version of the video on 24hoursofhappy.com. Here is also a more time-friendly version that clocks in at 4 minutes and 7 seconds.