Pharrell Williams is the winner of this years CFDA Fashion Icon Award! The Hip Hop mogul and co-founder of both The Billionaire Boys Club and ICECREAM, has an extensive resume within the fashion industry. From his collaboration with G-Star Raw, helping in creating environmental awareness. To his collaboration with Louis Vuitton for Blason Jewelry, which also displayed as an extension to his transition in taste in jewelry. To his most recent collaboration with Adidas, supporting 50 shades of individuality with the Superstar Supercolor Pack… Williams has been busy making waves within the fashion industry… just to name a few!! And with his recent opening of BBC & ICECREAM Flagship store in London, Skateboard P has no plans of slowing down, anytime soon.
This year’s CFDA Awards, the Council of Fashion Designers of America has announced they are honoring Pharrell Williams with The Fashion Icon Award. CFDA honors individuals that have made a most powerful impact on popular culture, on both a national and international scale. Other artists that have been recipients of the CFDA Fashion Icon Award are Lady GAGA and Rihanna. Sean “Diddy” Combs was the recipient of the Menswear Designer Of The Year Award in 2004. June 1st, the CFDA Fashion Awards will be at the Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center in New York, NY.