You may be familiar with some of his works. Have you heard Loyal? Or Kiss Kiss? You must have heard Turn up the music. If so, then you are already familiar with the artist’s name but are you familiar with his personal life? So today we are going to talk about the sensational music artist Chris Brown. Don’t you want to know more about him? Let’s find out about his net worth, affairs, and his success story. Shall we?
Caption: R& B music artist Chris Brown
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Born to parents Joyce Hawkins (mother) and Clinton Brown (father), Christopher Maurice Brown was born on May 5, 1989, Tappahannock, Virginia. He has a sibling, an older sister Lytrell Bundy. Brown had an inclination towards music from an early age.
Caption: Chris Brown with his parents
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At the age of 11, when he was trying to mimic the song ‘My Way’ by Usher, his mother recognized his voice which soon polished to become the world-known light lyric tenor voice. Brown’s early childhood was not a pleasant one as his parents had got a divorce. Brown was a victim of abuse and he had to witness his mother’s boyfriend subjecting her to domestic violence.
Speaking of his education history, Brown studied in Essex High School until early 2005 and then moved to New York to pursue his musical career. At the age of 13, Brown’s voice attracted a local production team Hitmission Records. But the potential in his voice was professionally discovered by Tina Davis who was working for Def Jam Recordings at that time. Eventually, Davis became his manager and helped him land a deal with Jive records that became the fuel for his rocket to success.
Caption: Brown with Tina Davis
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Chris released his debut album (self-titled) Chris Brown which debuted at number 2 on Billboard 200 selling 154,000 copies. On June 13, 2006, he released a DVD entitles Chris Brown’s Journey that got him ready for his first Grammy Awards. Brown’s 2nd studio album ‘Exclusive’ was released on November 6, 2006, debuting at number 4 on US Billboard 200 chart. The song ‘Kiss Kiss’ which was the album’s second single was atop of the chart.
Caption: Brown performing live
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Brown’s 3 rd studio album ‘Graffiti’ with lead single ‘I can transform ya’ released on September 29, 2009, which hit the number 20 spot in the US Billboard top 100 chart. In May 2010, Brown released a collaborative mixtape with fellow singer Tyga titled ‘Fan of Fan. Deuces’. Chris’s 4th studio album ‘F.A.M.E’ was released on March 18, 2011, and his 5th album ‘Fortune’ was released on July 3, 2012, respectively. The album debuted atop the Billboard 200 chart but received many negative critical reviews. Brown’s 6th studio album ‘X’ was released on September 16, 2014, which debuted at number 2 at the Billboard 200 charts. Chris did a total of nine tours since his first album debut. His first tour was Up close and personal tour in 2006 and his latest tour was The party tour in 2017. Aside from music, Brown has starred in several movies. He played the lead role in the 2007 movie “This Christmas”. Brown has also appeared in various TV series too and also in his 2017 documentary “Chris Brown: Welcome to my life”.
Chris Brown has gained a lot of commercial success with a net worth of $35 million. He shares African-American race with Pamunkey Native American ancestry. This 28 years old singer has an athletic body of height 185 cm and
weight 181 pounds.
Caption: Chris Brown and Rihanna together make great couple
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Having gained a commercial success, Brown has a terrible love life. Brown’s first known affair was with Briona Mae. Following the breakup, he dated Rhea Dummett. Brown’s most famous affair was when he dated fellow music
artist Rihanna from 2007 to 2013. But they had an argument which escalated into physical violence. Before dating Rihanna, he dated Karrueche Tran, Simply Jess, Draya Michele, Keisha Kimball, Karizma Ramira and Nia Amey.
For his works in music, Brown has been nominated for 36 times and has won 6 of them. He won the Grammy for his album F.A.M.E and also the BET Award for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist.
Caption: Chris in BET awards
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Most of his achievements are from the field of music than from movies.
Brown has portrayed several roles in 5 films and has appeared in 9 television series. He has also played in his documentary film. Brown has also appeared in 23 short videos and in many of his music videos.
As a famous music artist, Brown is very much active in social media to be in touch with his fans and flowers. The ultimate result of being so famous is 43 million likes on Facebook, 41.8 million followers on Instagram and 26.5 million followers on Twitter. If you love his works and want to be close to him on a daily basis, then you also can follow him on such social sites.0 0
Like him on Facebook: www.facebook.com/chrisbrown
Follow him on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chrisbrownofficial
Follow him on Twitter: twitter.com/chrisbrown
Visit his website: chrisbrownworld.com