Pharrell Williams reflects on Gil Scott-Heron (Video)


The good folk over at The Source caught up with one half of The Neptunes/N*E*R*D frontman Pharrell Williams at the Coors Light showcase at the Highline Ballroom and spoke to the superproducer about recently deceased legend Gil Scott-Heron who passed away a few days ago on May 27th.
Pharrell reflects on listening to Gil Scott-Heron’s “Whitey On The Moon” and the impact that the acclaimed author/poet/musician made through his music and lifestyle. Watch the clip below.

Read our Gil Scott-Heron tribute piece Gil Scott-Heron: A True Revolutionary (April 1, 1949 – May 27, 2011) by Chris Williams HERE.