Singer announced as CFDA Fashion icon, set to receive award

Super cool and ageless singer/songwriter; Pharrell Williams has been announced as CFDA fashion icon by the council and is set to receive the prestigious award later this year

Singer; Pharrell Williams was named yesterday 18th March 2015, as a new successor for the prestigious Council Of Fashion Designers Of America (CFDA)

Rihanna made a statement wearing a (super) sheer Swarovski crystal embellished dress to receive her Fashion Icon award at the CFDA Awards in June 2014.

41 year old Pharrell Williams will be the second male to win this award as Johnny Depp took the award home in 2012.

Pharrell has a history of pulling off cool unique- notably his signature Vivienne Westwood hats- looks that caught a lot of attention over the years.

President of the council; Diane von Furstenberg while making the CFDA announcement said, "If cool was a person, it would be Pharrell."

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