Pharrell gets a Emmy nomination This week the Television Academy announced this years nominees for the 72nd annual Emmy awards and three of Hip Hop's legendary producers are nominated. One of them is Wu-Tang Clan's founding member The RZA and the other Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo of The Neptunes. The RZA earned his nomination for the score of Hulu's\u00a0 hit series Wu-Tang: An American Saga\u00a0 in the category of \u00a0Original Main Title Theme Music. The series is based off the formation and success of the Wu-Tang Clan. RECOMMENDED: U-GOD TO BE INTROUDUCED IN WU -TANG AN AMERICAN SAGA The Neptunes received their nomination for the Netflix documentary The Black Godfather by providing an original song "Letter To My Godfather." The film is based on music producer Clarence Avant and the song is nominated in the Original Music and Lyrics category. Pharrell released a statement regarding Clarence Avant \u201cClarence Avant connects us all through his incredible impact since before I was born up until now,\u201d he said in a statement. \u201cHe\u2019s the godfather to so many of us\u2013and not just African-Americans, most of the industry.\u201d "Letter To My Godfather" will go up against All For Us,\u201d from the HBO series\u00a0Euphoria\u2018s And Salt the Earth Behind You, \u201cEat Sh!t, Bob,\u201d from HBO\u2019s\u00a0Last Week Tonight With John Oliver\u00a0episode 629, \u201cBuild It Up\u201d from Hulu\u2019s\u00a0Little Fires Everywhere,\u00a0\u201cOne Less Angel\u201d from\u00a0The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, \u201cMemorized\u201d from NBC\u2019s\u00a0This is Us, and \u201cThe Way It Used to Be\u201d from HBO\u2019s\u00a0Watchmen. The 72nd Emmy's is scheduled to air September 20th on ABC.