Birth name Christopher Brown
Also known as 17- teen year old fenom
Born May 5, 1989
Origin Tappahannock, Virginia, U.S.
Genre(s) R&B, pop, dance
Years active 2005-present
Website Chris Brown's Official Myspace
Christopher Maurice Brown (born May 5, 1989), better known as Chris Brown, is an American singer and dancer who rose to fame in 2005 with his platinum selling, self-titled debut album. His first single was a Scott Storch-produced “Run It!” featuring Juelz Santana. With this single, Brown became the youngest male solo artist to release a single that climbed to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. He was also selected to play in the NBA's Celebrity Game alongside such stars as Brandon Routh and Nelly in the NBA's All-Star Weekend 2006 in Houston. As of (07/19/06) the album has sold 1,420,000 units in the U.S. and over three million worldwide.Contents [hide]