Chris Brown is a very famous and known name in the USA world of music since he is a famous singer and songwriter, and he also has an acting career. He has also won numerous awards for his work in music and has made several famous and platinum albums. This brought him a great deal of fame, but of wealth, as well.
He was born on the 25th of May 1989 in Toppahannoc, a town located in Virginia, the USA. His birth name is Christopher Maurice Brown and he was born to Clinton Brown who has worked as a corrections officer and Joyce Hawkins, who was the care center director.
It needs to be mentioned that his love for music started from the earliest age and he showed this, as well. From the earliest age, he was reported to enjoy listening to the soul that was also listened a lot by his parents, and his interest in hip-hop came to a lot later. He did not have an easy and nice childhood.
First, his parents got divorced, which left an impact on Chris, and then, his mother found a boyfriend that physically abused his mother. All of this left a great mark on his life, career and behavior.
Chris Brown often mentions Michael Jackson and his role-model and inspiration. Why? The first and the most important thing about Chris is that he started to teach himself about music and the world of music from the earliest age and that he did it all by himself.
Apart from teaching himself about the world of music, he also taught himself to dance. In order to see how good he is, he started to take part in talent shows that took place in his town. His mother was a great support to him and helped him in breaking through in the world of music by trying to help him to get his chance.
There has been a lot of news and articles about the love relationships of Chris Brown. He and his partners have been present in the media very often due to various scandals. To be with, he had a relationship of turmoil with Karrueche Tran, who is a model. After some time of fighting and bad words, they decided to split up in 2012.
After this, he had an even more complicated and bad relationship with a singer called Rihanna. They were constantly in the media, and it is even reported that Chris abused Rihanna physically and ended up in jail for this. This all happened in 2009.
It should be also noted that Chris had problems with some of his colleagues. Namely, when he was in a nightclub in 2014, Chris Brown got into an argument and problem with Drake and people who were with him.
They eventually got into a fight and the fight was so big that a lot of people were injured. Some of those people are well-known celebrities. The fight was resolved when the security intervened and this filled the headlines of the tabloid in the USA for some time.
Chris’ talent was recognized when he was only 13 by Hitmission Records. They were of great help to him since they helped him to get closer to NY deals. 2005 saw the birth of his album called Chris Brown, which became the hit in the USA. The second album arrived in 2007 with the title Exclusive. This one bought him fame not only in the USA but worldwide.
Albums that came after this one, i.e. Graffiti, F.A.M.E. and Fortune, were also great and they hit the charts and sales. Apart from singing, he also had some roles in movies, such as This Christmas. We should mention that his talent brought him 82 different awards. Moreover, he was nominated for an award 266 times.
In 2018, his net worth was estimated to be 60 million USD. He even owns a house in Tarzana that was paid 4.35 million USD. He is very fond of luxurious cars, and his collection includes a Lamborghini, Range Rover, Porsche Panamera, The Viper and many more. Most of his money comes from music but some of it comes from Burger Kings, his restaurant chain.