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Chris Brown Biography

Birth Name:
Christopher Maurice Brown
Birth Place:
Tappahannock, Virginia, United States
Singer, actor

Fast Facts

  • Left public school for private home-tutoring to concentrate on his music career
  • In November 2005, released his self-titled debut album, which featured the No
  • 1 single "Run It!" Played against his slick R&B image by portraying a band geek and love interest for Kaitlin Cooper on the fourth season of The O
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  • Made his film debut in Stomp the Yard (2007)
  • Performed an emotional tribute to Michael Jackson at the 2010 BET Awards
  • Has collaborated with many artists, including Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Tyga, Justin Bieber and Jordin Sparks


  • Royalty -- Daughter
  • Karrueche Tran -- Ex-significant Other
  • Nia Amey -- Ex-significant Other
  • Clinton Brown -- Father
  • Joyce Hawkins -- Mother
  • Lytrell -- Sister