Pharrell Williams to be honoured as 'Fashion Icon' at CFDA Awards
"If cool was a person..."
The multi-talented Pharrell Williams will be honoured with the 'Fashion Icon' award at the upcoming CFDA Fashion Awards. Williams will receieve the presitigious title on June 1 at the event, which will be held at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall.
41-year-old Williams joins the likes of Kate Moss, Rihanna, Johnny Depp, Lady Gaga, Nicole Kidman and Iman, who have all previously been crowned fashion icons by the CFDA.
“If cool was a person, it would be Pharrell, not just for his looks and sense of style but for his kindness and openness. I cannot imagine anyone not seduced by him,” CFDA president Diane von Furstenberg noted.
Discover the full list of nominees – which features the likes of Marc Jacobs, Tom Ford, Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen – for the 2015 CFDA Fashion Awards here.