On Sunday night Pharrell sat down with Oprah on “Oprah Prime” for an emotional interview and broke into tears while discussing the immense impact of his song “Happy.”
During the interview, Oprah showed Pharrell a montage of the viral videos of people dancing to the song from all over the world and by the time that the clip was done, the 41-year-old was covering his face in tears.
“Makes me cry, too,” Oprah said as she gave Pharrell a tissue,”It’s being used for something greater than yourself. I get that.”
“It’s overwhelming, because it’s like I love what I do, and I just appreciate the fact that people have believed in me for so long that I could make it to this point to feel that,” he said with tears in his eyes.
Within the last two days the clip has gone viral, take a look at it below: