Robert Barisford Brown aka Bobby Brown is recognized as a multi-talented personality who has outshone in several fields. Bobby Brown is a glorious singer as well as a songwriter. Besides, he is an excellent performer, a graceful dancer and a flabbergasting actor who is admired by people all around the world. Bobby Brown is known for launching excellent albums for which he has bagged several awards throughout his career.
Some of his famous albums are “Don’t Be Cruel”, “Every Little Step”, “My Prerogative” and several other titles to count on. Hence, scroll down and read further to know more about the early life, biography, career, awards won and the net worth 2019 of Bobby Brown.
Early Life & Biography
Bobby Brown was born on the 5th of February in the year 1969, to parents Herbert James Brown and Carole Elizabeth, in the Boston region of Massachusetts, United States. From a very early age of 3, he had been fond of music. The fancy of music and being a singer once you grow up had got instilled in him after he had seen the live performance of James Brown, whom he had always admired.
Since then, it has always been the dream to become a successful singer, and Bobby Brown seems to have successfully conquered it all. It was from that very age that Bobby Brown had begun training in the field. He had soon got enrolled in the church choir to train his voice well.
Career, Awards & Nominations
The career of Bobby Brown had got a kick start at the very age of 9 when he, along with a bunch of friends went ahead to found the New Edition. Till the year 1982, the group had lost and gained a few members, and after getting completed in 1982, New Edition went around Boston to perform live at several shows. This had bagged them a flattering contract with Arthur Baker and the group could finally release their album entitled “Candy Girl”. It had gained immense popularity henceforth which they went on to release “Jealous Girl”, in 1983.
However, after several loopholes in the formation of the group, Brown decided to exit in the year 1986. During his tenure, Bobby Brown had delivered several popular performances. However, the exact reason for his resignation is quite controversial.
Thereafter, Bobby Brown had decided to work as a solo performer. In the very year 1986, Bobby Brown had released his first solo album along with MCA, which was entitled as the “King Of Stage”. With MCA having his back, Bobby Brown had started soaring to new heights, along with several other songwriters and producers. It was then that he had released the best albums and reached the peak of his career. Bobby Brown has earned several popular titles to his credit such as “Ghostbusters II”, “On Our Own”, “She Ain’t Worth It”, “Stone Cold Gentleman” and several others.
Thereafter, in the year 1990, the New Edition group had finally reunited for the MTV Video Music Awards. Henceforth, the group was again spotted giving several performances like “Word To The Mutha!” in 1991, “Home Again” in 1996, “You Don’t Have To Worry” in 1997 and several more popular albums till the present date.
Bobby Brown had bagged the Grammy Awards in 1990, People’s Choice Awards in 1990, American Music Award in the year 1990 and 1993 and many more others to count his victory.
Net Worth & Earnings
Bobby Brown has always had a clear vision of his career. Starting from a very young age, he has presently acquired a position which is still a dream for many successful stars. Most of his earnings are a stipulated aggregation of his income as a solo performer during his peak career. However, he had also built up a fortune during his career with New Edition, all of which has led to an approximate net worth of Bobby Brown to be $2.5 million.
The 49-year-old singer is known for his dumbfounding performances in the popular genres of pop, soul, R&B, dance as well as new jack swing. Regarding his personal life, Bobby Brown is blessed with a total of 7 children and has got married twice.