WATCH: Newport's own version of Pharrell Williams' Happy, featuring city residents, traders...and the mayor!

WATCH: Newport gets 'Happy' with Pharrell Williams song

WATCH: Newport gets 'Happy' with Pharrell Williams song

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NOW everyone will be able to see just how happy Newport is in an all-singing, all-dancing music video.

The Big Splash festival, made its own version of 'Happy' by Pharrell Williams' at this year's event on Saturday May 31 and June 1, featuring Big Splash staff, performers and festival-goers.

The music video, published online on Thursday, has already attracted more than 1,000 views.

There are cameo appearances from lots of familiar faces including city traders, local dance groups and even the city mayor, Cllr Matthew Evans.

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5:08pm Fri 4 Jul 14

cath 872 says...

The Mayor looked a bit uncomfortable, otherwise good
The Mayor looked a bit uncomfortable, otherwise good cath 872
  • Score: 1

5:53pm Fri 4 Jul 14

inkyskin says...

Saw this on facebook! thought it was brilliant! great to see people of Newport happy!!
Saw this on facebook! thought it was brilliant! great to see people of Newport happy!! inkyskin
  • Score: 12

12:40pm Sat 5 Jul 14

rmh1989 says...

most irritating song since since anything sung by justin beaver
most irritating song since since anything sung by justin beaver rmh1989
  • Score: -3

4:00pm Sat 5 Jul 14

displayed says...

Good to see that Newport's not all doom n gloom.

I'm appy...............
Good to see that Newport's not all doom n gloom. I'm appy............... displayed
  • Score: 6

9:02pm Sat 5 Jul 14

alan merton says...

GREAT TO SEE AND HEAR THAT NEWPORT IS FINALLY GETTING UP TO DATE WITH ITS BUILDINGS AND HAPPY PEOPLE. KEEP IT UP.
I am also very happy...............
....!

Big Al from Newport
GREAT TO SEE AND HEAR THAT NEWPORT IS FINALLY GETTING UP TO DATE WITH ITS BUILDINGS AND HAPPY PEOPLE. KEEP IT UP. I am also very happy............... ....! Big Al from Newport alan merton
  • Score: 3

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