Chris Brown is an actor, songwriter, and singer from America. In the brief period of his singing career, he has been certified double platinum for his several albums. His album “F.A.M.E” is one of his biggest triumphs. He started his career as a middle-class boy, and today he is one of the wealthiest celebrities.
The struggle was not so easy initially, but now he has hardly any collection which is not nominated for an award. According to Billboard, on the chart with 90 he has the seventh most Hot 100 entries. Here is the quick summary of Chris Brown’s net worth, career, and earnings in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Chris Brown, full name Christopher Maurice Brown, was born in the small town of Tappahannock, Virginia on 25th May 1989 to Clinton Brown, a corrections officer and Joyce Hawkins, an ex-day care center director. He was fond of music since childhood, he used to listen to soul music albums owned by his parents and slowly began to show interest in hip-hop.
Before he hit his teenage, Chris was his own singing and dancing teacher. He started to teach himself and often mentions Michael Jackson as his inspiration. Later, he began to participate in many local talent shows. He used to show his talent in the church as well. After watching some of his performance and his passion towards music, his mother recognized his vocal talent and from here they started to search for an opportunity of recording. During this period of his life, he was suffering from many emotional tortures due to his parents’ divorce and domestic violence on her mother by her boyfriend.
Though Chris Brown has had a very complicated love life with model Karrueche Tran and singer Rihanna, currently he is dating a model, Vanessa Vargas. In 2012, Chris clarified that he has ended his relationship with Tran. He got significant attention from the media after beseeching guilty of assaulting his then-girlfriend, Rihanna in 2009. In 2014, Drake and his entourage had a scrimmage with Chris Brown in a nightclub, in which many people were injured including some celebrities.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Chris Brown’s talent was espied and fostered by Hitmission Records when he was 13 years old. They also helped him by approaching New York for record deals.
He released his first self-titled album, “Chris Brown” in 2005, and it was a great hit. In 2007, his second album, “Exclusive” rocked. He then went on to star in movies, like “This Christmas.” Further his albums, like “Graffiti,” “F.A.M.E,” and “Fortune” astounded the audience.
From his very first album till now he has won 82 Awards and has been nominated 266 times.
Net Worth & Earnings:
As of 2018, Chris Brown’s net worth is $60 million. He has bought a new home in Tarzana for $4.35 million. He is the owner of cars like Lamborghini, Range Rover, Porsche Panamera, and The Viper, etc. His music career is the primary source of his income. However, that’s not the only source. He is also an active entrepreneur with a Burger Kings restaurant chain to his name. He also has stakes in Interscope records.
Chris Brown is one of the most influential personalities in the music world. He is the best example of how someone can achieve his goals, no matter whether you have any guide throughout your journey. Your commitment and vehemence towards your dream could lead you to success. Sometimes it’s good to be a daydreamer and be your own trainer, just by putting your idols in front of you. He has been entwined in many legal cases, but the good thing about him is he hardly failed to apologize.