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Bobby Brown

Robert Barisford "Bobby" Brown (born February 5, 1969) is an American R&B singer-songwriter, occasional rapper, and dancer. Brown started his career as one of the frontmen of the pop group New Edition, from its inception as The Bricks in 1978 until his forced exit from the group in 1986 following a period of misbehavior on his part. Starting a solo career, he became a hit success with his second album, Don't Be Cruel, which spawned a number of hit singles including the co-self penned "My Prerogative", which became his signature hit. Brown had a string of top ten hits on various Billboard charts between 1986 and 1992, and is a recipient of a Grammy Award. Brown is noted as a pioneer of New Jack Swing music, a fusion of hip-hop and R&B. Brown was most noted in recent years as the ex-husband of pop singer Whitney Houston. Brown and Houston later gained notoriety co-starring in the reality show, Being Bobby Brown. He has a daughter named Bobbi Kristina with her. Brown was born in Boston as one of eight children to Herbert "Pops" and Carole Brown. Herbert was a construction worker and Carole was a schoolteacher. Brown and his family grew up in Roxbury's Orchard Park Projects. As a

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Bobby Brown's Sister -- OUR Family Didn't Take Bobbi Kristina Deathbed Pic

Bobby Brown's Sister
OUR Family Didn't Take Deathbed Pic

Leolah Brown is pointing a suspicious finger at Whitney Houston's family -- saying the Browns had absolutely nothing to do with the deathbed photo of Bobbi Kristina, and the real culprit still has… READ MORE >

Bobbi Kristina -- Brown Family Banned From Her Room After Photo Leak

Bobbi Kristina
Brown Family Banned From Her Room After Photo Leak

Bobby Brown's family can no longer visit Bobbi Kristina in hospice -- they've been banned because security guards believe one of them took the deathbed photo that's being shopped around.… READ MORE >

- 306 days ago
Bobby Brown -- I'm Gonna Nail Whoever Took Deathbed Pic of My Daughter

Bobby Brown
I'm Gonna Nail Whoever Took Deathbed Pic

Bobby Brown is on a mission to expose the person responsible for taking a photo of Bobbi Kristina in hospice. We got Bobby at LAX and asked if he agreed with his sister's rage-filled rant about… READ MORE >

- 307 days ago
Ricky Bell -- Bobby Brown's At His Breaking Point

Ricky Bell
Bobby Brown's Almost At His Breaking Point

There's only so much Bobby Brown can take ... which is why his friend of 40 years, Ricky Bell says there's no way to comfort him over the impending loss of Bobbi Kristina.   Ricky,… READ MORE >

- 311 days ago
Pat Houston, Tina Brown Lock Hands as Bobbi Kristina Slips Away

Pat Houston, Tina Brown
Lock Hands As Bobbi Kristina Slips Away

The Houston and Brown families came together again Monday as they prepare for the death of Bobbi Kristina. Pat Houston left the Peachtree Christian Hospice near Atlanta, hand-in-hand with Tina… READ MORE >

- 312 days ago
Bobby Brown -- Heavy Hearted Visit to Hospice (PHOTO)

Bobby Brown
Heavy Hearted Visit to Hospice

Bobby Brown's family and friends rallied around him in Georgia today ... outside the hospice where Bobbi Kristina was moved on Wednesday. Bobby met a small group outside the facility before they… READ MORE >

- 317 days ago
Bobby Brown -- My Sister's Lying About Alleged Pat Houston Death Wish

Bobby Brown
My Sister's Lying About Alleged Pat Houston Death Wish

Bobby Brown is irate at his sister for accusing a member of the family of lobbying for Bobbi Kristina's death.  Sources close to Bobby tell TMZ, he's indignant that Leolah Brown accused Pat… READ MORE >

- 324 days ago
Bobby Brown -- Baby Shower Fun Takes Edge Off After Bobbi Kristina Battle (PHOTOS)

Bobby Brown
Baby Shower Fun Takes Edge Off After Bobbi Kristina Battle

Bobby Brown shook off his legal battle with Whitney Houston's family, and spent some time celebrating his expanding family ... at a coed baby shower for his wife. Bobby and… READ MORE >

- 354 days ago
Cissy Houston -- Hints Family Won't Use Heroic Measures to Save Bobbi Kristina

Cissy Houston
Hints Family Won't Use Heroic Measures To Save Bobbi Kristina

Pat Houston is now sharing the controls with Bobby Brown on what to do with Bobbi Kristina ... and it appears a rift may be brewing, because a Houston family member strongly indicates she does… READ MORE >

- 363 days ago
Bobby Brown -- Bobbi Kristina Medical Decisions ... Now SHARED with Whitney's Family

Bobby Brown
Bobbi Kristina Medical Decisions Will Be SHARED with Whitney's Family

Whitney Houston's family and Bobby Brown will now be forced to work together -- Bobby and Pat Houston have been appointed co-guardians of Bobbi Kristina. The court ruling means Whitney's… READ MORE >

- 365 days ago

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