TMZ

Our TV Shows

Got a Tip?

Call TMZ at (888) 847-9869 or Click Here

Chris Brown

 Almost at 40 million! #LOYAL https://t.co/VIOfm8IQ5S 4 days ago

 

@chrisbrown

Chris Brown (born Christopher Maurice Brown; May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer and actor. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, Brown taught himself to sing and dance at a young age and was involved in his church choir and several local talent shows. In 2004, he signed with Jive Records, and released his self-titled debut album the following year. The album peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 chart, and featured the hit single "Run It!", which topped the Billboard Hot 100, making Brown the first male artist as a lead to have his debut single top the chart since Diddy in 1997. Chris Brown was certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Brown's second studio album, Exclusive, was released in 2007. It spawned three successful singles; his second Hot 100 number one, "Kiss Kiss" featuring T-Pain, "With You" and "Forever". Exclusive was also certified double platinum by the RIAA. Brown's third studio album Graffiti (2009), included the top-twenty single "I Can Transform Ya", featuring Lil Wayne and Swizz Beatz. In 2011, Brown released his fourth studio album F.A.M.E., which became his first number one album on the

LATEST STORIES
  
Chris Brown -- Stuck in Jail 'Til June ... At Least

Chris Brown
Stuck in Jail 'Til June ... At Least

Chris Brown will rot behind bars until June -- at the very least -- because the singer's latest bid for freedom was just DENIED.Brown -- who was jailed last month after getting booted from rehab… READ MORE >

Chris Brown's Bodyguard Found Guilty of Assault

Chris Brown
Bodyguard Found Guilty of Assault

Chris Brown's bodyguard was found guilty this morning of misdemeanor assault ... setting the stage for Brown's trial later today. Christopher Hollosy had told police he punched the victim after he… READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
Chris Brown -- Trained to Fight ... With Boxing Champ Andre Berto

Chris Brown
Trained to Fight With Boxing Champ Andre Berto

Chris Brown isn't some helpless jail inmate ... dude can FIGHT -- so says boxing champ Andre Berto who tells TMZ Sports he's trained with singer on multiple occasions. Berto -- a 2-time… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Chris Brown -- Easter Feast Behind Bars

Chris Brown
Easter Feast Behind Bars

Chris Brown is locked up for Easter -- but he'll still get to enjoy a delicious holiday meal ... courtesy of the Virginia justice system.TMZ spoke with the Northern Neck Regional Jail -- where… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Chris Brown Accuser -- He Punches Like a Little Girl

Chris Brown Accuser
He Punches Like a Little Girl

On a scale of 1 to 10 -- where 10 is a strong manly punch -- Chris Brown punches at a 6 ... so says the guy accusing the singer of assaulting him in D.C. last year.20-year-old Parker Adams was on… READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
Ne-Yo -- Here's My Terribly Misguided Opinion About Chris Brown

Ne-Yo
Here's My Terribly Misguided Opinion About Chris Brown

Ne-Yo thinks Chris Brown is being treated unfairly by the justice system because he's a celebrity. Ne-Yo is wrong, but that's what he thinks. Our photog caught up with the R&B superstar… READ MORE >

- 14 days ago
Chris Brown -- Forget L.A. ... Virginia Jail Rules!

Chris Brown
Forget L.A. ... Virginia Jail Rules!

Chris Brown just checked into the "Four Seasons" of jails ... and good news/bad news -- he gets to shower as much as he wants!Chris arrived in Washington, D.C. after a 5-day trek from California… READ MORE >

- 15 days ago
Chris Brown -- Model Claims His Company Screwed Her Royally

Chris Brown
Model Claims His Company Screwed Her Royally

Chris Brown's modeling agency is accused of dirty dealing by a model who claims they're using her image without paying her a dime. Stasiya Maria claims she was invited to a test shoot for… READ MORE >

- 16 days ago
Chris Brown -- I May Miss My D.C. Hearing ... Con Air Sucks!

Chris Brown
I May Miss My D.C. Hearing Con Air Sucks!

Chris Brown learned a lesson this week ... what it must have been like travelling across the country by stagecoach ... because four days into his journey he is still not in Washington D.C. TMZ… READ MORE >

- 18 days ago
Chris Brown -- FELONY Prosecution Possible In DC Assault Case

Chris Brown
Worse Than He Thought FELONY Prosecution Possible

Chris Brown is en route -- a long route -- to Washington D.C. ... and when Con Air finally lands he could face the possibility of PRISON for the alleged D.C. assault.Prosecutors just filed legal… READ MORE >

- 20 days ago

Around The Web