Chad Hugo

The Most Influential Artists: #16 The Neptunes

As part of our 35th anniversary, we’re naming the most influential artists of the past 35 years. Today, we’re at #16. From Virginia Beach, Virginia,…
Brenton Blanchet / November 21, 2020

Trent Reznor, Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh, Pharrell, Sheila E, RZA Nominated for 2020 Emmys

This morning, though it still feels weird to say it, the 2020 Emmy nominees were announced. For our purposes, there were quite a few familiar…
Daniel Kohn / July 28, 2020

Pharrell Williams – “Letter To My Godfather” (Prod. by The Neptunes)

Pharrell Williams has a new song out today as part of the soundtrack for the Netflix documentary The Black Godfather. And while "Letter To My Godfather"
Will Gottsegen / June 7, 2019

How Involved Is N.E.R.D. in the N.E.R.D. Reunion?

The return of N.E.R.D. last week, with a new single called "Lemon," presented multiple causes for celebration. Not only was did the song feature a ridiculous beat with an…
Andy Cush / November 7, 2017

Watch N.E.R.D. Debut New Album in Full at ComplexCon

Last week, long-dormant Neptunes project N.E.R.D. broke their silence with the incredible Rihanna-featured "Lemon," and last night, Pharrell, Chad Hugo, and Shay Haley performed for…
Rob Arcand / November 5, 2017