Not many people had a bigger year in entertainment than Pharrell Williams in 2013. The 40-year-old producer/rapper/singer/songwriter/fashion designer was everywhere this year, from award shows, covering magazines, hits all over the charts, scoring music for movies, and many business ventures outside of music. Pharrell composed the soundtrack to the movie Despicable Me and he has worked with almost nearly everyone in the industry from Miley Cyrus, Frank Ocean, Daft Punk, T.I., Solange Knowles, Mac Miller, Robin Thicke, Kanye West. Pharrell appeared alongside T.I. on Robin Thicke's hit single "Blurred Lines". The song has been a worldwide hit, has peaked at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, making it Pharrell's third Billboard Hot 100 number one single. Plus Pharrell released the first 24-hour music video to his Despicable Me 2 collaboration song, "Happy". With all of these accomplishments in 2013, GQ recognized Pharrell as one of their 5 people selected for the “Man of the Year” cover, which is well deserved.
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The three Cleveland women who were kidnapped and found almost a decade later, have finally come out to speak to the public, thanking their supporters. But don't expect to see them speaking publicly any other time because they are still asking for their privacy. The ladies, Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight, spoke separately in a three-minute, 30-second video released on YouTube, according to Eurweb. Looking at the video, it's almost as if you know the victims because you share some of the emotions the ladies may be going through. Plus it's believed the women decided to do this to beat media having the "exclusive" interview with the ladies. Check out the video.