Will.i.am has thanked fans for making a video for his birthday.
The Black Eyed Peas rapper who turned 37 last week revealed that watching the footage had been emotional.
"Wow…im watching my birthday video… thank you to all the peabodies who made this," will.i.am posted. "It’s the best bday gift ever… you give me #willpower.
"Watching the #willpower video is making me emotional…thank you guys," will.i.am continued, after uploading a picture of himself in the studio. "I'm in the studio working and watching this birthday gift.
He added: "When I was 17 this was a dream…now its real thanks to you."
Will.i.am is expected to launch his fourth solo album '#willpower' later this year.
View a picture of will.i.am in the recording studio below (Credit: Twitter):