Born as William James Adams, better known as Will.i.am is a recording artist, songwriter, entrepreneur, voice actor, DJ, record producer, and philanthropist. He is the founding member of the group, The Black Eyed Peas. In 2001, he released his first solo album, Lost Change with “Atlantic Records”, followed with Must B 21 in 2003. Will.i.am is also a music producer, some of the artists he co-produced are Justin Bieber, Eazy-E, Britney Spears, David Guetta, U2, Rihanna, Usher, Justin Timberlake, Earth, Wind & Fire, Nicki Minaj, Cheryl Cole, 2NE1, SMAP, The Game, Nas, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and many more. He is a coach on “The Voice UK”.
Will.i.am is the founder of “i.am angel”, a non-profit dedicated to "transforming lives through education, opportunity and inspiration." He also appeared in some television series as well as movies such as Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard, Date Night, Bouncing Cats and Rio.