Facts of Chris Brown
|Full Name||Christopher Maurice Brown|
|Birth Name||Christopher Maurice Brown|
|Other Name||Breezy,Chris B,B Breezy,Bhris Breezy|
|Profession||Singer, Actor, Dancer, Entrepreneur|
|Birth Country||Unites States of America|
|Father Name||Clinton Brown|
|Father Profession||Corrections Officer at a local prison|
|Mother Name||Joyce Hawkins|
|Mother Profession||Daycare center director|
|No Of Children||One|
|Filmography||Stomp the Yard,Takes,This Christmas|
|Education||Essex High School|
|Date of Birth||May 5,1989|
What Is The Net Worth Of American Singer Chris Brown?
Professionally known as Chris Brown or Breezy is an American singer, songwriter, actor, dancer, and entrepreneur who came to the spotlight with the release of his self-titled debut studio album in 2004 with Jive Records.
Since then, he has released albums like Exclusive, Graffiti, F.A.M.E., with hit singles like Kiss Kiss, With You, Forever, No Air, and many more. Brown has won several awards like Grammy Award, Billboard Music Awards, BET Awards, and more. As of 2019, he has an estimated net worth of $50 million.
Breezy's Songs and Albums Have Sold In Millions & Is His Income Sources
Breezy has earned himself a massive amount from his career as a singer, songwriter, and actor. Since his debut studio album released in 2005, he has then released albums like Exclusive, Graffiti, F.A.M.E., Fortune, X, Royalty, and many more.
As per The Richest, Chris had an estimated net worth of $30 million as of 2018 which rose impressively by 2019. His net worth is estimated at around $50 million as of July 2019 according to Celebrity Net Worth.
He sure has earned himself huge fame and fortunes from his versatile career. In 2013, he earned around $121 million solely from his albums and records sales. Similarly, he earned $300,200,000 from his tours, merch, and advertisements and $25 million from his annual salary.
Here is a list of earnings made from his record sales:
|Year||Record Sales (Albums & Singles)||Earnings|
|Nov. 2015||Run It!||$645,000|
|Jan. 2006||Chris Brown||$9,490,000|
|Mar. & Jun. 2006||Yo! (Excuse Me, Miss)||$1,290,000|
|June 2006||Run It!||$645,000|
|Aug. 2006||Chris Brown’s Journey||$9,490,000|
|Dec. 2006||Say Goodbye||$645,000|
|Jun. 2007||Gimme That||$645,000|
|Jun. 2007||Say Goodbye||$645,000|
|Feb. 2008||With You||$645,000|
|2011||Look At Me Now, Next To You, Yeah 3X, She Ain’t You, F.A.M.E.||$645,000, $1.29 million, $6.45 million, $645,000, & $9.49 million|
|2012||Look At Me Now & Don’t Wake Me Up||$2.58 million & $3.87 million|
|Jan. 2014||Beautiful||$2.58 million|
Breezy began her career after he got signed to Jive Records in 2004. He released his debut studio album, Chris Brown, and 50 songs in collaboration with Jive Records. His debut album peaked at no.2 on the Billboard 200 with 154,000 copies sales in its first week.
Recently on 28th June 2019, he released his tenth studio album, Indigo, which debuted at no.1 on the US Billboard 200 with 108,000 albums-equivalent units in its first week. Similarly, the album had around 97.95 million audio streams in the United States.
To date, Brown has collaborated with fellow artists like Rich The Kid, Tyga, Nicki Minaj, G-Eazy, Gucci Mane, Usher, Wiz Khalifa, Pusha T, French Montana, Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, Lil Jon, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, and many more.
Acting Career Highlights
Apart from his music career, Chris has also made a brief appearance in movies like Stomp the Yard, Takes, This Christmas, Battle of the Year, and others.
He also made an appearance in the American Teen sitcom The Suite Life of Zack & Cody alongside Cole Sprouse, Dylan Sprouse, Phill Lewis, and others. His other notable TV shows credits are One on One, Christmas in Washington, The O.C., Real Husbands of Hollywood, Back-ish, and more.
Business Ventures, Endorsements, And Social Media Earnings
Apart from his music career, Chris has launched a clothing line called Black Pyramid in 2012. He released the clothing line in collaboration with the founders of the Pink + Dolphin clothing line which includes gym suit, crop tops, shorts for women, Caps, and casual wears for men. He is estimated to make $15 million in the first year of his clothing line’s launch.
Similarly, Breezy owns 14 Burger King restaurants across the United States.
Brown also earns an impressive amount of money from his sponsorships and ad deals as well. He has endorsed popular brands like Nike, Balenciaga, and many more.
On the other hand, his endorsements with brands like Milk’s Milk eventually got canceled when he was charged with assault towards his then-girlfriend Rihanna.
He is followed by over 55M on Instagram and over 30M on Twitter. His social media accounts also aid up to a decent sum of money to his net worth. As per Influencer Marketing Hub, he is estimated to earn $109,823 to $183,038 per sponsored post with Instagram.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, And Expenses
The millionaire singer owns a two million dollar mansion in Tarzana and Hollywood and a massive mansion in Agoura Hills, California.
Tarzana Home is $4.35 Million
Breezy purchased his Tarzana smart house in 2015 for $4.35 million. The house is surrounded by 7 foot high walls and more than 16 security cameras. The house includes 3 car garage, 6 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, and two-story foyer, stone & wood flooring, an indoor home theater with 14 seats, a waterfall and a saltwater pool in the backyard along with a fire pit.
Breezy is reported to pay $34,496 as his annual property tax for his mansion.
However, despite the security and cameras all around the house, the mansion was ransacked by burglars. The house was invaded by 3 robbers and stole his computers with his unreleased songs, photos, 7 videos, valuable items, and cash.
At the time of the robbery, only Chris’ aunt was present in the house. She was held at a gunpoint by the robbers as was locked inside a closet until rescued.
He Bought Hollywood Hills Mansion For $1.55 Million
He also owns a second house in Hollywood which he purchased for $1.55 million and is only 8 miles far from ex-girlfriend Rihanna’s house. The annual property tax of the house is $12,292.
The house was designed by architect Jay Vanos and includes a large living room, kitchen, master bedroom, home office, and a Jacuzzi and a swimming pool. The house also includes a guest house.
Agoura Hills Home Is Worth $3 Million
Last but not least, Brown owns a massive million dollar mansion in Agoura Hills, California. Chris purchased the home for around $3 million.
The mansion features 6 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, with a massive parking space for more than 75 cars. The house includes other features like a tennis court, a salt-water pool, an ice-cream bar, and a billiard room. As per Smart Assets, Chris pays around $23,790 as his annual property taxes.
When it comes to cars, Chris gets no second thought. He owns 8 exclusively expensive cars like:
|Chevy Impala (customized/updated wheels and power-hydraulics to reach high speed)||$37,000 with $150,000 customization cost|
|Dodge Viper SRT||$99,800|
|Jet Fighter Lamborghini Aventador||$398,695|
|Bugatti Veyron||$2.3 million|
|Porsche 911 Turbo||$203,000|
With a massive property and success comes a greater need for protection. Brown owns a Bullet Proof SUV which cost around $350,000 with a capability to withstand multiple rounds from an automatic weapon.
The car was self-customized with smoke screens, thermal night vision easily deployed defensive spike strips, and electric door handles to shock intruders. He surely has his health, life, property, and assets insurance done.
To add in his exclusive assets collections, he owns a super-fast & luxurious Gulfstream IV jet with a re-designed wing structure and can cost up to $36 million. The aircraft has a capacity of 14-19 passengers and can travel at the speed of 850-903 km/h.
The jet featured two Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8 engines and can fly at 45,000 feet. The upgraded version of the jet can cost around $41 million.
Moreover, Chris has an extra-ordinary shoe collection which you can read in our article: Top Ten Celebrities With The Most Expensive Shoe Collection.
Charity And Philanthropic Works
Despite his violent past and legal issues, Brown founded a non-profit organization named Symphonic Law in 2015. Similarly, he also donates and is involved in several fundraising events. He also speaks against domestic violence and tries to make an example from himself as well.
Child Custody And Payments
Chris has partial custody of his four-year-old daughter, Royalty, whom he showers with expensive gifts. He is reported to pay $5,000 per month as child support which was raised from $2,500 after Nia Guzman (his daughter’s mother) filed a child support increment.
Brown also pays $6,000 per month for his daughter’s private schooling, $1,516 monthly for entertainment purpose, $1,770 per month for travel, and $419 monthly for extra curriculums.
Similarly in Dec 2015, Brown bought a Tibetan Mastiff pup worth of $1.5 million as a Christmas gift for his daughter.
Controversies And Legal Issues With Former-Girlfriend Rihanna
On 8th February 2009, Brown and then-girlfriend Rihanna had an argument which led to physical violence. Rihanna was hospitalized after the fight and was left with facial injuries. Due to the injuries, Riri was unable to perform at the 51st Annual Grammy Awards.
Brown turned himself to Wilshire station of the Los Angeles Police Department at around 6:30 pm. This led to many radios and big commercials companies to take down Chris’ music and ads withdrawn from several platforms. He later formed a crisis management team and stated how sorry he was for his actions.
On 22nd June 2009, Breezy pleaded guilty to felony assault and received 5 years of probation. He was ordered to stay 50 yards away from her unless in any public events, then it would be 10 yards.
Chris Brown’s Personal Life- Age, Height, Family, Wife, Daughter, And Relationship
Born Christopher Maurice Brown on 5th May 1989 in Tappahannock, Virginia under the star sign Taurus. He was born to Clinton Brown who was a corrections officer at a local prison and mother, Joyce Hawkins who was a former daycare center director. Brown is American by nationality and comes from Afro-American ethnicity.
Chris grew-up alongside his older sister Lytrell Bundy who currently works at a bank. He studied at Essex High School until 2005 when he moved to New York to pursue a career in music.
Chris is also known by his nickname as Chris Breezy, Breezy, Bhris Breezy, and B Breezy. He is 30 years old as of 2019. His height is 6 feet 1 inch (185 cm).
Talking about his relationship, Chris started dating R&B singer Rihanna in 2008. The couple dated for a while before parting ways the same year due to domestic violence.
The duo rekindled in January 2013 and stated their relationship was not the same, however, they broke-up by May 2013.
He started dating model Karrueche Tran in 2011. The couple dated for a year and separated in October 2012. However, they reconciled and separated for good after Chris was confirmed to be the father of Nia Guzman's child.
Chris dated Nia Guzman for a while. Although the exact date of when did they started dating is not revealed, the couple shares a daughter together. After they broke up, they share partial custody of Royalty.