As one of the biggest faces of pop music of our generation, will.i.am has quite the resume. The rapper/ singer/ songwriter/ record producer/ actor/ entrepreneur/ philanthropist is the founder of the globally successful band The Black Eyed Peas, and has had an extensive solo career releasing 4 solo studio albums. He has produced for many artists besides himself and The Black Eyed Peas including the Pussycat Dolls, Mary J. Blige, Shaggy, Ricky Martin, Sarah McLachlan, Earth, Wind & Fire, Busta Rhymes, Sergio Mendes, Justin Timberlake, Fergie, Kelis, Diddy, John Legend, The Game, Ciara, Nas, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Daddy Yankee, Common, Talib Kweli, Chris Brown, Flo Rida, Estelle, Mariah Carey, Usher, U2, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus, and Lady Gaga.
- Will.i.am has won 8 American Music Awards, 7 Grammys, 3 World Music Awards, 2 Daytime Emmys, 2 MTV Video Music Awards, a Billboard Music Award, and a Teen Choice Award.
- He suffers from tinitus.
- In 2013, he stated that he had ADHD.