Chris Brown

Apr
21
Chris Brown’s Trial Delayed, Bodyguard Convicted of Assault

Chris Brown and Mark Geragos

Chris Brown’s bodyguard has been found guilty of assault following a two-day trial.

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Apr
18
Chris Brown Gets Support from Karrueche, Bow Wow, & Tank in Court

Chris Brown

Chris Brown appeared in a D.C. courtroom on Friday for the start of his assault trial. The “Loyal” singer was joined by his family and friends including his mother Joyce Hawkins, Karrueche Tran, Bow Wow, and Tank.

Judge Patricia Wynn was expected to deliver her verdict in Brown’s bodyguard Christopher Hollosy’s trial Friday, but she delayed that until Monday. Brown’s trial will also begin Monday.

Brown and Hollosy both face an assault charge after a Maryland man says they punched him outside the W Hotel in October after he tried to take a photo with the star. But Brown has denied hitting the man, who he claims was trying to get on his tour bus.

During his brief court appearance, a suit-clad Chris waved to his family and Bow Wow, who flashed the peace sign.

The singer, who is currently on probation for the Rihanna assault case, faces up to four years in prison.

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Apr
14
Chris Brown Previews Ariana Grande Collaboration ‘Don’t Be Gone Too Long’

Chris Brown and Ariana Grande

Chris Brown was scheduled to release his collaboration with Ariana Grande last month, but the song’s premiere was delayed after he was sent to jail. Today he surprised his fans and teased a snippet of the pop-dance track.

“Don’t be gone too long ’cause you won’t be there to love me when you’re gone,” he sings.

Breezy showcases his moves in the one-take performance clip, which also features an intimate shot of him and Ariana.

The song will appear on his upcoming album X. Preview their collabo below.

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Mar
31
Chris Brown Calls Karrueche Tran and Team Breezy From Jail

Karrueche Tran

Even behind bars, Chris Brown is thinking about his fans. The singer checked in with his on-again, off-again girlfriend Karrueche Tran from an L.A. jail, where he is being held for violating his probation. In the voicemail, Breezy thanked his fans for holding him down.

Karrueche couldn’t help but smile as she played the message back for Team Breezy on Instagram.

“I’m calling all my fans, letting ya’ll know I love ya’ll. Thank ya’ll for all the support,” said Breezy. “Thanks for everything. The video just came out so I hope ya’ll enjoyed that.”

The “Loyal” video featuring Lil Wayne and Tyga has already racked up 12 million views since its debut on March 24.

He ended the call with some loving words for Karrueche. “And most importantly, K, Karrueche, I love you,” said Breezy.

He is expected to remain in jail until April 17 when he appears before a judge in his criminal assault trial in Washington, D.C.

Listen to Chris’ message for his fans and his girl below.

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Mar
25
Exclusive: Jennifer Lopez Talks Chris Brown, Maxwell Duet, & Christmas Album

Jennifer Lopez

Fifteen years after the release of her debut On the 6, Jennifer Lopez continues her epic ride with her 10th album, due June 17. The project marks a return to her roots, with a star-studded guest list that includes Tyga, Big Sean, Robin Thicke, Wiz Khalifa, Maxwell, and French Montana, who appears on the Detail-produced single “I Luh Ya Papi.”

In between her jam-packed schedule as a judge on “American Idol,” executive producing the ABC Family drama “The Fosters,” and putting the finishing touches on her album, the multi-talented megastar and mother of two squeezed in time to speak with Rap-Up.

In our exclusive interview, J.Lo dropped details about her collaborations with R&B crooners Chris Brown, Robin Thicke, and Maxwell, and even revealed plans for a Christmas album produced by David Foster. Plus, could we see J.Lo headlining next year’s Super Bowl halftime show?

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Mar
24
Video: Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Tyga – ‘Loyal’

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He may be locked up, but Chris Brown proves that he hasn’t missed a beat in the dance-heavy video for “Loyal.” The R&B superstar rounds up Lil Wayne and Tyga and shuts down Universal CityWalk for the night. Against the lit-up marquees, Breezy nails some impressive moves with his crew, while Weezy and Tyga crash the party. Plus, look for cameos from Usher, Trey Songz, and Ty Dolla $ign.

Chris previously announced a May 5 release date for his oft-delayed album X, which is set to feature Nicki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar, and a duet with Ariana Grande.

Watch the trio light up the screen.

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Mar
17
Chris Brown Ordered to Remain in Jail

Chris Brown

Chris Brown will stay in jail until April 23 after a judge shut down his lawyer’s request for release.

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