Chris Brown’s real name is Christopher Maurice Brown. Brown was born May 5, 1989 in Tappahannock, Virginia. Chris was the youngest child – he has a older sister named Lytrell Bundy that now works at a bank. Michael Jackson was the one that inspired him to dance and sing through his childhood.
Chris always looked for talent shows to perform in, and soon his mother started to realize his vocal talent and soon started taking him to studio’s to see if he could get a record deal. The hip hop star had had a hard life up to this point because his parents got divorced, and his mother soon got a boyfriend who was violent and before long Chris Brown became scared of him. When Brown was 13 he was found by a local production team, Hit-Mission Records, who visited his father’s gas station while searching for talent.
After being signed to Jive Records in 2004, Brown started the recording process in February 2005. By May, there were 50 songs already recorded, 14 of which were picked to the final track listing.He made his 1st recording debut in 2005 called “Chris Brown” when he was only at the age of 16.
Something that is amazing is that Chris Brown’s song “Run It” made it onto the top 100 on the Billboard! Another thing is how NO MALE has made the top for a single debut since 1995! Then later Brown’s “With You” made it on the billboard of top records of 100 as number two. Chris Brown now to this day is very popular and a huge star. Most girls probably have Chris Brown as a picture on their wall because of how pretty his voice is.