Last month Jackson announced her comeback, with a new album and fall tour.
Janet Jackson showed she really is well and truly back on Sunday evening, when she took to the stage at the 2015 BET ceremony to be honoured with the Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award. The singer has recently announced her return to the music world with her latest single ‘No Sleep’ dropping last week ahead of her eleventh stdio album.
Janet Jackson was honoured at Sunday night’s BET awards.
Before the award was presented the BET audience were treated to clips from Janet’s long career then Ciara, Jason Derulo and Tinashe took to the stage for a dance performance honouring the Rhythm Nation icon. The performance ended when Jackson herself appeared on the stage in a white jumpsuit.
Continue reading: Janet Jackson Honoured As 'Ultimate Icon' At BET Music Awards
Who’s going to be able to knock Jason Derulo off the top spot?
Jason Derulo has topped the UK singles chart for a fourth consecutive week with ‘Want to Want Me’, the Official Charts Company has announced. It means the track is now the fourth single this year to spend at least four weeks in the number one spot, along with Mark Ronson’s ‘Uptown Funk’, Ellie Goulding’s ‘Love Me Like You Do’ and OMI’s ‘Cheerleader’.
Jason Derulo is still on top with 'Want To Want Me'
Derulo was able to see off stiff competition from Deorro and Chris Brown whose ‘Five More Hours’ was this week's highest new entry landing at number four. ‘Five More Hours’ had looked like it could cause Derulo some problems in the mid-week charts, but in the end it fell short of taking the top spot.
The ‘Poison’ singer reportedly thinks Rihanna’s ex could be the key to helping her break the US market.
Rita Ora has reportedly enlisted rapper Chris Brown to help her crack the American market. The ‘Poison’ singer is said to have recorded a track with Rihanna’s ex for her forthcoming second album, with the single being touted as a sure fire hit.
Rita Ora is said to have been working with rapper Chris Brown.
A source close to the singer told The Sun newspaper, "The song with Chris sounds amazing and is bound to be a big hit. It's the best song Rita's done and will break her in the US”. So far the British singer’s biggest hit stateside has been her collaboration with Rita Ora, ‘Black Widow’.
Continue reading: Is Rita Ora Working With Chris Brown To Try And Crack America?
Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran were involved in drama in the early hours of Friday (5th June) when Brown followed Tran home after a night out in Hollywood.
Police were called out to an incident involving Chris Brown on Friday (5th June). The LAPD were called out to a residence in Hollywood when neighbours complained of the noise. Reports suggest Brown was attempting to gain entry into the home of his ex-girlfriend, model Karrueche Tran.
Karrueche Tran and Chris Brown photographed in Los Angeles leaving the Playhouse club on Friday.
Continue reading: Chris Brown & Ex Karrueche Tran Argue After Night Out In Hollywood
The cutest thing you'll see this week.
We didn’t even know that Tyga and Chris Brown were friends and it turns out their kids are BFFs. This according to Tyga and Brown’s instagram feeds, which now features a picture of the two adorable baby humans.
Tyga collaborates with Chris Brown on and off stage.
Tyga first shared a photo of the two toddlers including his son King Cairo looking at the camera as a giant Charlie Brown character stood in the background. Don't worry, folks. It's likely just a nod to Chris' nickname and love for the cartoon.
Continue reading: Chris Brown And Tyga's Progeny Have Adorable Play Date
A fan broke into Chris Brown's L.A. home and made herself comfortable - vandalising his car and sleeping naked in his bed.
Chris Brown came home on Wednesday night (6th May) to find a naked woman in his bed. Unfortunately for Brown, the woman was a complete stranger and had been making herself very much at home in his Los Angeles house whilst he was away in Las Vegas.
Chris Brown's home was reportedly broken into by a fan.
The singer had been accused of punching a man during a basketball game on Monday.
Criminal charges against singer Chris Brown have been dropped, after his alleged victim decided he no longer wanted to move forward with the case. The 25 year old had been accused of punching a man during a game of basketball in Las Vegas on Monday following a verbal altercation.
Charges against Chris Brown have been dropped
The altercation was said to have happened during a game on a private court at Brown’s suite at the Palms Casino Resort hotel. According to reports an argument broke out during the game which led to a physical fight where the victim was punched by another male whom he identified as Brown.
Continue reading: Battery Charges Against Chris Brown In Las Vegas Case Dropped
Chris Brown is reportedly suspected of assault. The incident occurred during a basketball game in Las Vegas on Monday (4th May).
Chris Brown allegedly assaulted a man during a heated argument. The incident reportedly occurred during a basketball game in Las Vegas in the early hours of Monday (4th May) morning. According to reports in TMZ, Brown has been named as a suspect by the police.
Chris Brown is reportedly suspected of assaulting a man during a basketball game.
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Continue reading: Chris Brown Reportedly Suspected Of Las Vegas Assault
Taylor Swift lands dream duet with Madonna, and Rihanna stuns in vibrant Versace.
The 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards saw some pretty epic moments this weekend, and some of the most hotly anticipated performances of the year. The top prize of 2015 iHeartRadio Innovator Award went to Justin Timberlake, but he wasn't the biggest winner of the night...
Apart from winning three accolades - for Artist of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Lyrics - Taylor Swift was winning in many other ways. She's been gushing to everyone who'll listen recently about Queen of Pop Madonna apparently praising her music in an interview, but the 'Blank Space' singer landed the chance to perform with her idol as she and her guitar joined the diva on stage for a rendition of Madonna's new single 'Ghosttown', taken from recently released thirteenth album 'Rebel Heart'.
Chris Brown's probation, from his 2009 assault on then-girlfriend Rihanna, is over.
Chris Brown's probation is over, a judge ruled on Friday (20th March). The L.A. District Attorney's office confirmed Brown has ended his probation after completing 1000.5 hours of community service since he was sentenced on assault charges in June 2009. Brown has also undergone rehab and domestic violence counselling.
Chris Brown's probation is over.
Continue reading: Chris Brown's Probation Is Over - Case Closed On Rihanna Assault Case
The Oscar Award and Grammy Award winner has teamed up with Chris Brown for his latest tune
Jamie Foxx has released a new single, You Changed Me
The Oscar award and Grammy award winning artist has collaborated with bad boy of R & B Brown with Foxx’s first single since Ain’t My Fault came out in 2014.
Continue reading: Jamie Foxx Declares You Changed Me On His New Single
The singer is said to be upset with the baby's mother for allegedly being the source of the various leaks surrounding this story.
The fallout of the Chris Brown love child news bomb that landed on Wednesday may not work out very well for the mother. TMZ is reporting that the star has instructed his lawyers to file documents so that he doesn’t have to pay as much child support to Nia Amey.
The 25 year old singer is said to angry with his alleged baby mama, whom he believes has been the source of various leaked stories to the press regarding their relationship and their 9 month old daughter, named Royalty.
Chris Brown is reportedly seeking to lower the child support payments he's been making
The rapper's third album 'Dark Sky Paradise' features contributions from Kanye and John Legend, and has made Big Sean a chart topper for the first time.
Rapper Big Sean has claimed his first Billboard chart topper with his new album Dark Sky Paradise. His third album beat Kid Rock’s latest offering First Kiss to the top spot by 27,000 units in the week ending March 1st, according to figures by Nielsen SoundScan.
Dark Sky Paradise moved 173,000 units in its first week on sale, a combination of traditional physical sales and track and streaming equivalents. Both of his previous albums, 2011’s Finally Famous and 2013’s Hall of Fame, both entered at Number 3.
Rapper Big Sean has the U.S. Number 1 selling album this week
Continue reading: Big Sean Scores First Number 1 With Album 'Dark Sky Paradise'
The rapper's ex-girlfriend Karrueche Tran seemingly confirmed the story via Twitter on Wednesday morning - but no official confirmation or denial has yet been made.
Rap star Chris Brown is apparently a parent to a nine month old baby girl. Though his representatives have yet to either officially confirm or deny it, TMZ reported late on Tuesday (March 3rd) that the child’s mother is a former model named Nia whom Brown has known for several years.
Despite the lack of an official statement, it would seem that the rumours are true. Following the sensational news, Brown’s on / off girlfriend Karrueche Tran took to Twitter on Wednesday morning and wrote: “Listen. One can only take so much.”
Chris Brown is reported to be the father of a 9-month-old daughter
Continue reading: Chris Brown Reported To Be A Father To A 9 Month Old Baby Girl
'Dark Sky Paradise' set for February release, featuring some exciting guests.
Big Sean is on the way with his third album
The highly anticipated new release features some of the best artists in hip-hop including Kanye West, Chris Brown, Drake, Lil Wayne, Ty Dolla Sign and E-40, as well as recent Golden Globe winner John Legend and, in the deluxe edition's bonus tracks, pop songstress Ariana Grande and newcomer PARTYNEXTDOOR.
The 25-year-old singer can only hit the road until he completes his 1000 hours of court-ordered community service.
Just when Chris Brown thought he might have put his legal woes behind him, the R&B star has been forced to cancel his upcoming 'Between the Sheets' tour with Trey Songz and Tyga due to ongoing issues with his community service.
Brown can't go on tour until he completes his court-ordered community service
The singing trio were expected to hit the road Tuesday (Jan 27th) in Hampton, Virginia, but only one day before Brown took to Instagram to explain to the fans that the tour has been cancelled because he has yet to finish up his 1000 hours court-ordered community service.
A shooting halted Chris Brown's performance in San Jose.
Five people were shot and wounded during Chris Brown's performance at the San Jose's Fiesta nightclub in California. Brown himself tweeted that he was uninjured during the shooting though others were taken to hospital.
Chris Brown's concert was halted after gunshots rang out in the venue
The R&B star was in San Jose to play at a "birthday bash" thrown by the San Francisco hip-hop station 106 KMEL. Local newspaper San Jose Mercury News reported that four people suffered gunshot wounds while another individual was admitted to hospital later. Police detained several people but no arrests were made and all those wounded are expected to survive.
Continue reading: Five Wounded During Shooting At Chris Brown Concert
Five of the R&B singer's concertgoers were injured during the shooting early Sunday morning (Jan 11th) at Fiesta nightclub.
Five concertgoers were shot and wounded early Sunday morning (Jan 11th) during a performance by infamous bad boy and R&B singer Chris Brown, which took place inside a sold out San Jose nightclub.
Five people were wounded as a result of the shooting
While entertaining the rowdy crowd at Fiesta nightclub with his hit 'Loyal' at approximately 1:20 a.m., a video posted by TMZ shows Brown becoming distracted by an altercation in the crowd while he is onstage with his entourage surrounding him.
Continue reading: 5 People Shot During Chris Brown San Jose Nightclub Show
Five were injured, but their lives are not in danger.
In case you needed a little more awful in your weekend, here’s this gem from earlier on Sunday: a shooting near a club where Chris Brown was performing left five injured. The San Jose Mercury News says the shooting happened near San Jose's Fiesta nightclub, where Brown was performing for a private party for “celebrants, including his manager”. Local KMEL DJ's Big Von and Black Marc were advertised as providing music for the event.
Brown was quickly issued away from the scene.
All five people injured in the shooting are expected to survive, according to police, via the Associated Press. Several people have been detained in relation to the shooting, but the San Jose Police Department has nor released any further information.
Continue reading: Five Injured In Shooting Near Chris Brown Concert
Never ever getting back together? Well, they just did.
So is it on again or off again for Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran? Sources (aka pap shots published by TMZ) point to the latter, as the couple are pictured seemingly working out their issues at LA’s Playhouse night club on Christmas Eve. According to the report, the pair were at odds until they “chatted privately” on Tuesday night. Sorry, if that makes it sound creepy and/or weird. We’re pretty sure there’s nothing creepy and/or weird about this relationship. Nope. Not at all.
Together again? It seems like Chris and Karrueche are giving it another shot.
The details (unconfirmed, of course) kept pouring in. Apparently Breezy then asked Tran to go somewhere more private and discuss giving their relationship another shot. So did she take him back? Well, the saga allegedly continued on Thursday, when both of our protagonists attended Sean Kingston’s "Christmas with the Kingston's" party - together. Clearly, something happened between Chris Brown's "F--- that b----!" phase earlier this month and last night.
Continue reading: Chris Brown And Karrueche Tran Reconcile, Yet Again
The R&B superstar seemed to regret publically slamming his former love, but will she accept his apology?
Only days after Chris Brown publically blasted his former love Karrueche Tran on Instagram, in which he accused her of dating Drake while he served a three month prison sentence, the R&B star has offered an apology to the model.
Brown apologized to Tran for publically slamming her after their split
"Being young and dumb is one of my strong suits and emotional at best," Brown said on Instagram once again. "I love hard and react impulsively when I'm hurt at times. I don't think social media is a place to air out or hash out personal problems and a n---a feel hella WACK for doing it."
Brown and Tran both took to Instagram to go on lengthy rants about their separation, which obviously didn't end amicably.
Chris Brown is once again a single man. The R&B superstar and his 26-year-old on-again, off-again girlfriend Karruece Tran have reportedly separated for the last time, and they are ending things in tumultuous style.
Brown announced on stage he was "single" while performing on Friday (Dec 5th)
News of their break-up first surfaced on Friday (Dec 5th) when Brown announced on stage at the 2014 Cali Christmas concert that he is "single," before adding "F**k that b*tch." That same night, Tran tweeted, "N***as be in they feelings when you break up with them lol."
Are you ready for Nicki Minaj, Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown all in one video?
Nicki has just released the video for 'Only'
The military themed, animated offering sees Nicki in charge of a full blown army, complete with soldiers, tanks and fighter planes, Amongst the images, some of the rap’s lyrics also flash up on screen, as Nicki sets the record straight on how she’s never slept with Drake or Chris Brown.
Chris Brown and Ariana Grande play lovers torn apart by an evil king in the music video for their collaboration 'Don't Be Gone Too Long'.
Chris Brown has released the music video for 'Don't Be Gone Too Long' and it's certainly "different". Brown's latest single features Ariana Grande and the pair play lovers torn apart by a medieval overlord.
Chris Brown at the 2014 MTV VMAs.
The singer also revealed he still talks to his therapist twice a week.
Chris Brown has weighed in on the controversy surrounding footballer Ray Rice, offering advice and drawing on his own experiences following his 2009 assault conviction. During an interview with MTV, Brown was asked for his opinion on the former Baltimore Raven, who was cut from the team and suspended by the NFL this week after a video emerged showing him hitting his then-fiancee.
Chris Brown offered advice to Ray Rice
"I think it's all about the choices you make," Brown said to MTV’s Sway. “With me, I deal with a lot of anger issues from my past - not knowing how to express myself verbally and at the same time not knowing how to cope with my emotions and deal with them and understand what they are.”
Continue reading: Chris Brown Offers Advice To Ex-Baltimore Raven Ray Rice
Chris Brown explained that he just wanted to grow up and put his beef with Drake behind him after jail stint.
Chris Brown has opened about wiping the slate clean with Drake after their highly publicised feud which involved a nightclub brawl back in 2012. Now not only have they made up, but they're working together!
Chris Brown is putting the past behind him
Brown explained to MTV how there was no real 'make up' moment for the pair, it was just a mutually mature decision to put the past behind them. 'We're young, so it's not like [we had] a pow wow over tea or nothing', he revealed. 'It didn't need to be explained. It wasn't no problem.'
Ahead of the release of his upcoming album, Chris Brown was seen participating in the 2014 Summer Classic Charity Basketball Game.
Chris Brown was here filmed at the 2014 Summer Classic Charity Basketball Game at Barclays Centre in New York City while participating in the sporting event. Brown was seen arriving, meeting and greeting, and participating in a group photo of the team before the game began. Brown was able to get his hands on the ball in the opening minute of the game, taking a shot at the hoop moments later.
Brown was seen participation in the event, ahead of the release of his sixth studio album's release in September, 2014. The album, entitled 'X', will contain two discs, each comprising of ten songs and will feature appearances from Lil Wayne, Usher, Akon and more.
Rapper Chris Brown was seen participating in the 2014 Summer Classic Charity Basketball Game at Barclays Centre in New York City. He was seen practicing ahead of the game's start, with his ex, Rihanna, sat in the front row, using her phone.
The game appears as one of the few times the ex-couple have been seen together, after Chris Brown was issued a restraining order following assault charges against Brown after he domestically abused Rihanna in 2009. The order forbade Brown from being within fifty yards (later reduced to ten) from Rihanna, before it was announced they were allowed to appear together at award shows together.
Following her recent tour with Eminem, Rihanna was seen attending a charity basketball game in New York City with friends.
At 2014 Summer Classic Charity Basketball Game at Barclays Centre in New York City, Rihanna and friends were seen making a grand appearance. While attending the charity basketball game (in which Rihanna's ex, Chris Brown, was participating) the group were given front row seats. Rihanna was seen wearing denim shorts and a RUN DMC jumper, as she met with friends and received a gift at one point. She was then given a drink, and spent some time talking to, and hugging, children.
Rihanna has recently returned from her tour with Eminem entitled 'The Monster Tour', named after their 2013 collaborative song, 'The Monster'.
The hip hop boss is said to be in hospital after multiple shots were fired during the star studded party.
Music producer Suge Knight has reportedly been injured after a shooting at a pre-VMA party in Los Angeles, hosted by singer Chris Brown. Witnesses say that 25 year old Brown, was the target of the gunman, but was thought to have been unharmed. Knight, 49, is said to have been shot six times during the incident and is currently thought to be recovering in intensive care, according to TMZ.
Suge Knight had been attending a pre VMA party
TMZ reports that Knight was “shot in the stomach and arm and apparently in other places as well.” The site quotes model Tyson Beckford, Robert Ri'chard and Apple de Ap all saying that they were inside the pre-VMA party when they heard “four shots ring out inside the club.”
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