Brown began singing at the age of eleven, and was discovered by a talent agent when he was thirteen.
The album led to Brown winning Best New Artist and Best Contemporary R&B Album at the 49th Grammy Awards.
Brown released his second studio album, 'Exclusive', on 6th November 2007.
The album didn't achieve the same success as its predecessor, and received similarly mixed reviews.
In December of that year, Brown embarked on The Exclusive Holiday Tour until February, where it ended in Hawaii.
Chris Brown (born Christopher Maurice Brown ) is an American rapper known for his Grammy Award-winning 2011 album 'F. Brown's parents were fans of Sam Cooke and Michael Jackson, leading to inspiration for their son.
Childhood: Chris Brown was born in Tappahannock, Virginia, to Joyce Hawkins and Clinton Brown.
Net worth: According to Celebrity Net Worth in 2014, Chris Brown has a net worth of 30 million USD.
Brown began dancing when he was two years old, and at a young age he aspired for a career as a rapper.
For his third studio album, Brown tried to emulate the style of singer like Prince and Michael Jackson who had inspired him in his youth.
The result was 'Graffiti', released on 7th December 2009. It was released on 18th March 2011, debuting at the top of Billboard's 200, marking Brown's first number one album.
While the album debuted at the seventh spot on Billboard's 200 list, it was critically panned with some critics calling it "bland" and some "insufferable". Critical response was more praising, yet the album still only received moderate scores from critics.