"The top ten"
For his career, Chris left school. He began work on his first album «Chris Brown» in 2004. The album appeared in November of next year. She fired not only for fans but also for the hits. His debut album immediately at second Billboard 200, moreover, the sales amounted to 155 thousand copies the first week. Within five weeks, the record went platinum, a year - twice platinum. A debut song «Run It!» Is recognized as the first hit in the US, Australia and New Zealand. Following the second song Chris Brown «Yo (Excuse Me Miss)» came on top of the hit parade the US. In March 2006, the artist released the third single «Gimme That». This track is marked on the 80th spot of the American Billboard 100, and then quickly got to the 15th. Behind came another, fourth single ballad «Say Goodbye». He became the soundtrack to the film "Step Up." And in the summer of the same year the singer released a CD «Chris Brown Journey», which dealt with the journey of Chris in Japan and England, his preparation for a Grammy.

A little later, Chris continued to spin the album, he went on tour «The Up Close and Personal Tour». «Exclusive» Almost immediately after the tour there with Ne-Yo, Chris Brown has stepped up work on a second album. «Exclusive» appeared in the autumn of 2007. And this time, debuted in fourth place «Billboard 200." Sales amounted to nearly 300 thousand copies in the first week. All in all, the United States has spread to 1.9 million copies. Then the actor said he wanted to young fans listen to his music, but he also has a few songs for older listeners. The first single from the album «Wall to Wall '» immediately got on the 96 position on the Billboard Hot 100 and reached number 79. A chart in Billboard R & B and Hip-Hop song came on line 22, the result was not the most popular with the artist. The second single was entitled «Kiss Kiss» and became more successful, reaching the first place of the American Billboard Hot 100. This was the second popular hits in the kitty Chris Brown. On the eve of 2008 Brown presented the third single from the album «With You». He appeared on the second line of «Billboard Hot 100," as well as hit the charts around the world. «Exclusive» was re-released in the summer of 2008, deluxe edition called «Exclusive: The Forever Edition». They included three new singles.

After the release, Brown went on a concert tour and traveled thirty venues US. They began touring in Cincinnati, Ohio and ended in Honolulu, Hawaii. Report of the journey the artist released the summer of 2008 on a double disc «Exclusive: The Forever Edition». Chris appeared in The Game album Nas'a, and also participated in track records with Sean Garrett Ludacris. It, in addition, included in the third single «T-Pain» from the album «Thr33 Ringz». Besides Chris Billboard magazine named best actor of 2008.

Back in 2008, Chris started to work on a new album. He said he planned to experiment with different musical directions. He wanted to compete with such recognized stars like Michael Jackson or Prince. "I wanted to change everything and become someone else. I'm not trying to be the only urban. I want to be like Michael Jackson, Prince or Stevie Wonder, whom all directions on the shoulder. " The first track «I Can Transform Ya» with Graffiti was released in September, and the clip was presented a month later. The next track, and the clip «Crawl» released in November, but it was rated very low. Another song «Pass Out» Chris recorded with the Dutch singer Eva Simons.

The criminal element
And in early 2009, Chris Brown was in the police reports. He was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence. Investigation of criminal threat was carried out after an argument with an unidentified woman. Guardians of the order to sing report did not name the name of the victim, but reputable media speculated that the victim was a girl actor, singer Rihanna.

After his arrest campaigns Chris were canceled, and the songs were banned. In addition, Brown himself has canceled several public appearances. Chris admitted that "Words can not express how sorry and saddened I am incident." As a result, Chris pleaded guilty and was sentenced to community service and a suspended term of five years. Another condition of judges - visit courses designed for people who have been involved in domestic violence. After a couple of months on the official YouTube page Chris has been posted video of apology to the fans and the singer Rihanna. Why Brown apologized before? According to him, the lawyer advised him to wait apology until there are no more legal troubles. After this incident, Chris, along with his lawyer and his mother gave an interview in which he told me that his mother was a bit stepfather many times. And my mother and the lawyer confirmed that Brown really was never cruel. The actor said he did not remember the moment of the attack on Rihanna, allegedly "she was that night in the fog", but regrets the events. However, the actor said he did not think this was the end of his career.

In spring 2010, along with other Brown Tyga has recorded a mixtape «Fan of a Fan». A little later, he was presented the song «Dueces» - a joint work Tyga, Chris and Kevin McCall. It has become number one in the US R & B / Hip-Hop Songs chart. Through this re-Brown rose to the top of the music.

At the end of the summer, too, Brown began to appear in the movie "Boys raiders." The film stars such heroes as Paul Walker, Matt Dillon, Hayden Christensen and TI Chris, by the way, became the producer of the tape. A few months later it was reported that Chris Brown is going to release soon an album called «FAME» (Fans Are My Everything). The release was scheduled for March 2011. It planned to attend stars Bruno Mars, Drake, Justin Bieber, Pitbull, Asher Roth. Then the actor on his Twitter wrote that the plate can come out on two discs. The second part is scheduled for the second half of 2011.

And in 2012, Chris Brown said began work on his fifth studio album. «Fortune» was planned for July 2012. And the first single will be the song «Turn Up the Music». She came in February of the same year in the United States. In April, he hit debuted atop the Official UK Singles. He became the first in the career of Chris Brown's single that hit the top of the English charts. At the same time the artist released two more singles - «Sweet Love» and «Till I Die».

And in May 2012, Brown went to the prize «Billboard Music Awards 2012" as the best R & B-artist.

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Wiki info

Christopher Maurice Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and dancer. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, he was involved in his church choir and several local talent shows from a young age. Having signed with Jive Records in 2004, Brown released his self-titled debut studio album the following year. It peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 and was later certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), selling an overall three million copies worldwide. With his first single "Run It!" peaking atop the US Billboard Hot 100, Brown became the first male artist as a lead since Diddy in 1997 to have his debut single top the chart. His second album Exclusive (2007) spawned his second Hot 100 number one "Kiss Kiss", in addition to "With You" and "Forever". The album was also certified double platinum by the RIAA. In addition to his solo commercial success, Brown has been featured on several singles such as "No Air", a duet with singer Jordin Sparks, "Shortie like Mine" with the rapper Bow Wow and "Shawty Get Loose" alongside Lil Mama and T-Pain. The songs have peaked at number three, number nine and number ten on the US Billboard Hot 100 respectively.