N.E.R.D.

Nov
25
Video: N.E.R.D.’s ‘Sacred’ Performance on ‘Jimmy Fallon’

N.E.R.D. graced the 30 Rock stage on Wednesday’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” to perform their Nothing album cut “Sacred Temple” for the first time on television. Pharrell, Chad, and Shae rocked out, while two background dancers provided some moves and eye candy. Get hip to their religion above.

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Nov
15
N.E.R.D.’s Shae Haley Gets Married

Jackie Garcia and Shae Haley

There’s one less lonely N.E.R.D. Shae Haley, one-third of the rap-rock band, has tied the knot with his girlfriend Jackie Garcia.

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Nov
9
Late Night TV: Janet Jackson, Cee Lo, & N.E.R.D.

Janet Jackson continued promoting her film For Colored Girls with a visit to “Lopez Tonight.” The shy entertainer discussed what she watches on TV, plans to return to the studio next year, her upcoming book, her brother Michael’s favorite food, and how she prepared for her movie role. Plus, she taught George Lopez a little choreography from “Rhythm Nation.”

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Nov
2
Video: N.E.R.D. – ‘Hypnotize U’

Pharrell

N.E.R.D. cleans up in the video for “Hypnotize U,” the Daft Punk-produced single off their newly released album Nothing. In the Paul Hunter-directed clip, a shirtless Pharrell commands a sexy group of women as he goes through his morning routine, which includes singing in the shower, watching old horror flicks with bandmates Shae and Chad, and going for a dip in his mansion’s fountain. Get hypnotized by watching the video below.

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Nov
2
N.E.R.D.’s Out-of-This-World Promo Photos

N.E.R.D.

N.E.R.D. walks with giant laser-shooting robots in one of five fresh photos to promote their fourth album Nothing, in stores today. Pharrell, Chad, and Shae lounge in a skull chair and pose against colorful illustrated backdrops in the artsy set of images. Let them blow your mind below.

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Oct
25
New Music: N.E.R.D. f/ T.I. – ‘Party People’

Pharrell and T.I.

You ready to party? N.E.R.D. has teamed up with T.I. for the infectious “Party People,” the opening track on the group’s fourth album Nothing (Nov. 2). With signature Neptunes synthesizers and racing percussion, Pharrell, Chad, and Shae encourage listeners to forget about the time and party deep into the night, with Tip dropping a tongue-twisting 16 at rapid pace. Put on your party hat and jam out to the tune below.

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Oct
22
Video: N.E.R.D. – ‘Help Me’

N.E.R.D. gets political in the Doug Spangenberg-directed video for “Help Me,” a cut off the band’s fourth album Nothing (Nov. 2). Featuring a mix of performance and archive footage, the clip shows Pharrell and Shae live on stage interspersed with images of bombs dropping, crashing stock markets, and Saddam Hussein. Watch their mission statement above.