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Pharrell Williams joins a long list of musicians who are concerned about the events that have unfolded since Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson shot and killed eighteen-year-old Michael Brown on August 9. Some, like Billy Bragg and Cat Power, have held solidarity concerts. Others, like Wiz Khalifa and Outkast, have made the "Hands up, don't shoot!" gesture during their performances. And still others, like Young Jeezy, Talib Kweli and MC Hammer, have visited Ferguson and talked with residents themselves.
But Williams has a different approach for drawing attention to the St. Louis County suburb -- he's using his shoes as a billboard.More »