Bobby Brown Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

29th July 2016

Fact: Bobby Brown and his wife Alicia Etheredge have called their newborn daughter Hendrix Estelle Sheba Brown. She was born on 21 July (16) in Los Angeles, five days before the first anniversary of her late half-sister Bobbi Kristina Brown's death.

15th June 2016

Quote: "When she slept, when she snored it was in perfect pitch... I think she was the greatest voice of our time and many times to come." Bobby Brown is still a fan of his late ex-wife Whitney Houston's voice.

14th September 2015

Quote: "After losing my mum, my dad, my ex-wife, my daughter in the last six years, it's been like, the only thing I've had to lean on was her (wife) and she's probably tired of me leaning on her, but she's held me up, she's got my back." Bobby Brown is grateful for the unwavering support of his manager-wife, Alicia Etheredge-Brown, through his many losses. He mourned the death of his first wife Whitney Houston in 2012 and tragically lost their daughter, Bobbi Kristina, in July (15), six months after she nearly drowned in a bathtub at her Georgia home.

14th September 2015

Quote: "It's an every day process. It's not easy, at all. God was gracious enough to give me a baby girl in the last two months, after losing one and then having a beautiful baby girl... My fondest memory of her is her smile, not just because we have the same smile, the same gap and everything, but her smile and her graciousness with loving people. She was so kind-hearted, she always took care of her friends..." Bobby Brown remembers his tragic daughter Bobbi Kristina following her death in July (15), six months after she was found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub at her home in Georgia. Brown and his wife Alicia Etheredge-Brown welcomed their second child, a daughter named Bodhi, just two weeks before the 22 year old died.

16th July 2015

Fact: R&B veteran Bobby Brown and his wife ALICIA ETHERIDGE have named their newborn daughter Bodhi Jameson Rein Brown. The couple's second child, the singer's sixth, was born last week (09Jul15) in Los Angeles.

19th January 2015

Quote: "I'm clean and sober (from) narcotics for 13 and a half years (and) no marijuana... I just wanna get rid of these dog gone cigarettes. If I can do that, I think I would have a better life. I am still working every day on me; I am really trying to be the best man that I can be for my wife an my kids... Everybody gets a second chance, they say; I've had, like, three or four of them." Bobby Brown insists he's winning his battle against drug addiction.

17th August 2012

Tweet: "Watching 40 greatest hits of the 90s. Just saw daddy 'Humpin Around'! Hah get em daddy ! Heh love you... heh mom's on here too of course!" Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina enjoyed a video retrospective featuring her late mum and father Bobby Brown on Thursday (16Aug12).

16th October 2011

Quote: "I've grown out of my hustling days... It's time to pull back, raise my kids and be a man." Singer Bobby Brown is giving up the wild life.

14th October 2011

Quote: "I didn't like her cover of it, but I loved the video... I respected and thanked her for doing it because I was able to pay a lot of child support and bills thanks to that. Thank you Britney!" R&B star Bobby Brown on Britney Spears' cover of his hit My Prerogative.

8th March 2011

Quote: "We are on tour right now; me, Johnny Gill, Ralph Tresvant... New Edition has gotten back together. Also, we will be doing a new album and a big tour sometime in the near future." R&B veteran Bobby Brown assures New Edition fans there will be some new material from the reunited boy band.

29th September 2010

Fact: Boxer Mike Tyson's spoof of Bobby Brown's 1989 video EVERY LITTLE STEP I TAKE is to be comedy website's latest offering. The hilarious clip will premiere on the site on Wednesday (29Sep10).

28th September 2010

Fact: Boxer Mike Tyson stunned pal Bobby Brown during a recent TV spoof of the R&B star's Every Little Step video - by sporting a copy of the star's costume. Tough guy Tyson donned a black suit and danced around shirtless with his name on the sleeve of his jacket, just like Brown did in the original promo. And the singer was impressed: "You actually know the steps."

16th December 2009

Quote: “It’s funny because her body is mine, her skin colour is mine, but she says exactly what’s on her mind, so she’s like her father in that manner. These kids, man, they come out and just let you know right off." Whitney Houston on her teenage daughter Bobbi Kristina with ex-husband Bobby Brown.

16th September 2009

Quote: "I literally stayed in my pyjamas for, like, six, seven months... see my daughter go to school... and I'd eat something, go back to bed, wake up, wait for her to get home, make sure she was OK." Whitney Houston on what her life was like when she first split from husband Bobby Brown and stayed with friends in California.

4th February 2009

Quote: "I'm really excited about my new addition to my family." R&B singer Bobby Brown can't wait to welcome his baby with manager girlfriend ALICIA ETHERIDGE. The tot will be Brown's fifth child.

29th May 2008

Fact: Bobby Brown and the members of his R+B boyband New Edition are to be honoured with the Golden Note Award at this year's (08) ASCAP Rhythm + Soul Music Awards on 23 June (08).

4th April 2008

Quote: "She was always the mom when I was around her and always a great influence on my music. WHITNEY is an incredible person and she is way more down to earth than anyone would ever understand." Bobby Brown's son LANDON insists his former stepmother isn't the diva many think she is.

4th April 2008

Quote: "I saw my father maybe three or four times a year when I was growing up." Bobby Brown's son LANDON admits his famous dad was absent a lot when he was a kid.

20th February 2008

Fact: Britney Spears' new custody lawyer, STACY D. PHILLIPS, previously represented Tori Spelling's first husband CHARLIE SHANIAN and Bobby Brown in their divorce battles. She's also a published author, having written split guide DIVORCE: IT'S ALL ABOUT CONTROL.

20th February 2008

Fact: R+B singer Bobby Brown will have to wait to learn whether he will face charges for drug possession after a hearing at a Brockton, Massachusetts District Court was "taken under advisement", reports The decision means arguments for both parties is still being considered. Brown was busted with cocaine after an incident outside a Massachusetts hotel in December (07).

5th February 2008

Fact: Bobby Brown's father is boxer Mike Tyson's godfather.

4th February 2008

Quote: "I'm moving to Nashville to finish up an album. I'm gonna take this country thing serious... I'm gonna do an R+B and country album because it's not that far away - the styles are not that different... I might as well go back to the grass roots." Bobby Brown is serious about his country music career after signing on for reality TV star GONE COUNTRY.

4th February 2008

Quote: "My eldest son is 21 and he's into ultimate fighting... He wants to be a singer and be an ultimate fighter; I'm trying to steer him away from the ultimate fighting. But he hasn't lost yet." Bobby Brown worries about his son's chosen profession.

4th February 2008

Quote: "I like the boots... and they pay me a lot of money." Bobby Brown on why he signed up for country music reality TV show GONE COUNTRY, where he'll write his own twangy tunes and compete with fellow celebrities and Twisted Sister's Dee Snider and Carnie Wilson, among others. The series debuted in America on Friday (01Feb08).

2nd February 2008

Quote: "She has her mother's voice and my legs... I mean she can dance." Bobby Brown on his daughter Bobbi Kristina's talents.

17th December 2007

Quote: "I think I'm going to do an opera." Bobby Brown on his next career move.

15th December 2007

Quote: "It was just gas. I went to the hospital, farted and then it was OK." Bobby Brown explains his heart attack scare earlier this year (07).

19th October 2007

Fact: Bobby Brown, Carnie Wilson and Julio Iglesias, JR. are among the stars who'll be given a country music makeover by BIG + RICH star John Rich in new TV reality show GONE COUNTRY.

4th July 2007

Fact: R+B star Bobby Brown's reported girlfriend, ALICIA ETHEREDGE, has developed a clothing line with Macy Gray.

20th September 2006

Fact: America is convinced Whitney Houston made the right choice when she recently ditched Bobby Brown for good - 95 per cent of those polled in a new In Touch magazine survey decided the soul superstar is better off without him.

24th July 2006

Quote: "Lauren Bacall will do the one-armed push-up bit to Elton John's ROCKET MAN. Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown will take the staff down to the basement and teach them how to freebase myrrh (corr). It's festive." Funnyman Martin Short jokes about his famous celebrity Christmas parties.

22nd June 2006

Quote: "I'm doing that because I need to be around them." Bobby Brown has reconsidered a reunion tour with former boy band New Edition.

8th May 2006

Quote: "I'm not gonna fight her back because I'm scared I might go back to jail." Bobby Brown admits he's terrified of confrontations with his troubled wife Whitney Houston after she called the police during a family spat in 2004.

1st March 2006

Quote: <p>"We're very goofy together... We like watching people walk and seeing how strange they walk or we like looking at people's outfits." Bobby Brown on married life with Whitney Houston. </p>

28th February 2006

Fact: <p>Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina has formed an all-girl group called SISTARS. </p>

23rd August 2005

Fact: <p>Bobby Brown is making a musical comeback of sorts by guesting on DAMIEN 'JR GONG' MARLEY's new reggae album WELCOME TO JAMROCK. The release from Bob Marley's youngest son also features guest performances by rapper Nas and The Roots. </p>

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