Chris Brown Biography, Net Worth, Life Style: Christopher Maurice Brown popularly known as Chris Brown was born on May 5, 1989, in the small town of Tappahannock, Virgina, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actor and entrepreneur.
Chris Brown Biography
He is the second child of Joyce Hanokins, a former day care centre director, and Clinton Brown, a corrections officer at a local prison.
Music has always been present in Brown’s life beginning in his childhood. He would listen to soul albums that his parents owned, and eventually began to show interest in the hip-hop scene. Brown taught himself to sing and dance at a young age and often cities Micheal Jackson as his inspiration. Brown began to perform in his church choir and in several local talent shows.
At age 13, Brown was discovered by hitmission records, a local production team where Lamont Fleming provided voice coaching for brown and the team helped to arrange a demo package.
Tina Davis, senior A&R executive at Def Jam recordings, was impressed when brown auditioned in her New York office, and she immediately took him to meet the former president of the island Def Jam music Group, Antonio “L. A” Reid, who offered to sign him that day. Unfortunately, neogitation between Def Jam and brown did not work out. Brown also asked Tina Davis to be his manager, and once Davis accepted, she promoted the singer to labels such as jive records, J-records and Warner Bros records. Out of all the labels she introduced brown to, brown choose to sign a record deal with jive records because of its sucessful work with then – young acts such as Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake.
After being signed to jive records in 2004, brown began recording his first self-title debut studio album in February 2005 and released on November 29, 2005. The album records his first single “Run it” peaking atop the U.S billboard hot 100, Brown became the first male artist as a lead since Diddy in 1997 to have his debut single top the chart other albums includes: Exclusive(2007), Graffiti(2009), F. A. M. E(2011), Fortune (2012), X(2014), Royalty (2015), Heartbreak on a full moon (2017) and lastly his Lastest album “indigo “.
In conclusion , Chris Brown the singer-rapper has released nine studio albums, nine mixtapes, one hundred and sixty-one singles ( including one hundred and nine as a featured artist ) and nineteen promotional singles so far.
Again aside from his music career, he is also an actor and has appeared in numerous movies such as; This Christmas (2007), Takers (2010), Think like a man (2012) and battle of the year (2013).
Brown recorded over 100 million sales worldwide. he is one of the world best-selling music artists. Throughout his career, Brown has won several awards including a Grammy Award, 15 BET Awards, 4 Billboard music awards, and 6 soul train music awards. According to Billboard, brown has the seventh most hot 100 entries on the chart with 93.
Brown is an entrepreneur and taycon business man with ventures in owning a restaurant, a clothing line ( black pyramid) and record label (CBE).
Marriage/ Family / Relationship
Musucian Chris brown is not yet married but had past relationships with Karrueche Tran, Rhianna and Nia Guzman. He also has a daughter named “Royalty” who was born in 2015.