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They later entered a high school talent show where they were discovered by Teddy Riley, whose studio was next to Princess Anne High School.That same year, he also performed a small rap solo on SWV's second hit, "Right Here (UK Remix)".The track also had a brief rap section performed by Williams.N*E*R*D's second funk rock-oriented album, Fly or Die, released in March 2004.Later that year, Williams performed songs at the Concert for Diana on July 1, 2007.On July 7, he performed at the Brazilian leg of Live Earth in Rio de Janeiro.Williams owns I Am Other, a multimedia creative collective that serves as an umbrella for all of Pharrell Williams' endeavors, including Billionaire Boys Club.He met Chad Hugo in a seventh-grade summer band camp where Williams played the keyboards and drums and Hugo played tenor saxophone.
25 cents for each of the first one million downloads was donated to the Alliance for Climate Protection, in support of Live Earth.
Several songs leaked to the internet before the album release, most notably "Mamacita" featuring Daddy Yankee, which was subsequently cut from the final version.
"That Girl" featuring Snoop Dogg was the final single.
The song was named "Rap Song of the Decade" by Billboard in 2009. "Hollaback Girl" entered the Billboard Hot 100 at number 82 on the issue dated April 2, 2005, On September 9, 2005, Williams performed the opening single from his first solo album In My Mind, "Can I Have It Like That", featuring Gwen Stefani.
In November 2004, Gwen Stefani released her first debut studio album Love. The single did poorly in the US, reaching only number 48. Between then and the July 25, 2006 release of In My Mind, he released "Angel" (in Europe only), and later "Number One" with Kanye West.
They were also both members of a marching band; Williams played the snare drum while Hugo was drum major.