Chris Brown net worth: Chris Brown is an American R&B musician who has a net worth of $22 million. Since making his debut in 2005, Chris Brown has released six studio albums, two of which have gone multi-platinum. Chris Brown was born o nMay 5, 1989 in Tappahannock, VA. He taught himself to sing and dance watching his idols Usher, Michael Jackson. Has also cited his parents' collection of soul records as a major musical influence in his early years. With his mother's help, he sought a recording contract in his early teens and eventually moved to New York to find representation. He recorded his debut album, Chris Brown, at the age of sixteen. His single "Run It!" was popular enough to make Brown the first male artist to debut at number one on the Billboard charts since Montell Jordan in 1995. In 2007, Brown released his second album, Exclusive, which debuted at number four on the Billboard charts, and followed it with 2009′s, Graffiti. Brown has toured to support all of his albums/ He was the opening act for Beyoncé Knowles on portions of her The Beyoncé Experience tour and supported Rihanna on her Good Girl Gone Bad tour.
On February 8, 2009, Brown was arrested and charged with making criminal threats against his then-girlfriend, R&B singer Rihanna. He was sentenced to one year of domestic violence counseling, six months of community service, five years of probation, and a five-year restraining order from Rihanna. A month later he was charged with felony assault. He plead guilty in June 2009.