The big wins add to Brown’s landmark year. His platinum-selling, 9th studio album, INDIGIO, released via RCA Records, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Brown recently released the deluxe album, INDIGO (EXTENDED), which includes 10 new tracks. The world-class performer also wrapped up the epic INDIGOAT Tour, which sold 300,000 tickets and grossed $27 million in ticket sales.
Chris Brown, a consummate entertainer who has shifted the climate of R&B culture since his eponymous 2005 debut, has sold in excess of 30 million albums worldwide and has surpassed over 10 billion audio streams across digital outlets to date. Brown has won more than 125 awards including a Grammy Award for his album F.A.M.E. in 2011 and has amassed over 7.5 billion YouTube views – including over 40 music videos that each have more than 100 million views earning him the title of male artist with the most Vevo certified videos ever and ‘Diamond’ status from the streaming platform.
A chart topping force, Brown has made more Billboard Hot 100 entries since the start of his career than any contemporary male singer alive to date, spending 160 consecutive weeks charting on the Hot 100. His latest album INDIGO marks his third U.S. No. 1 album and has been streamed over 1 billion times. His previous album Heartbreak On A Full Moon spent more than a year on the Billboard Hot 200.
An accomplished entrepreneur and business owner, Brown’s tenacity behind his venture into fashion with his Black Pyramid brand has transformed his business from a digital fashion giant to acquiring a worldwide distribution deal and being carried in major retailers globally. In addition, Brown’s commitment to philanthropy is as important to him as his professional pursuits – including his dedication to the Symphonic Love Foundation, a charitable organization that he founded which supports and creates arts programs for youth. Brown has also donated his time and resources to various non-for-profit organizations including St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Best Buddies, Hurricane Harvey victims, and Colin Kaepernick’s recent “10 for 10” million dollar pledge.