Respect will.i.am

The Next Web| Mon Nov 20 07:20:43 EST 2017
will.i.am is perhaps best known as the frontman of insipid rap-pop group The Black Eyed Peas, and for his work on the British version of singing talent show The Voice. But did you know that the man who famously asked “where is the love?,” and coined the lyrics “I get on the floor just to make that ----- twerk. Shake, shake that ass like an expert,” is also a misunderstood technological innovator and iconoclast? I’m not taking the piss. My tongue is nowhere near my cheek. I write this with a stony face, and without even the hint of a smirk. I’m serious. Behind the braggadocio, Will.i.am is a forward-thinking technologist who we should all be paying attention to — even when he gets things wron..

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