Pharrell’s Elle UK Cover - Native Americans Not Happy Ron Patterson July 14, 2014 Art & Culture, Music After the release of the July 2014 Issue of ELLE UK cover that is featuring an image of superstar Pharrell Williams wearing a Native American headdress, which sparked controversy over the internet accusing the “Happy” Singer of being insensitive of the culture. The outrage prompted Pharrell to issue the below apology statement. “I respect and honor every kind of race, background and culture. I am genuinely sorry,” Photos courtesy of: Doug Inglish/ELLE UK Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.