INCLUDING FOUR NIGHTS AT LONDON’S O2 ARENA, TWO NIGHTS IN DUBLIN, PARIS, AMSTERDAM AND MORE
HIS ALBUM BREEZY – IT’S GIVING CHRISTMAS WITH LATEST SINGLES
“IT’S GIVING CHRISTMAS” & “NO TIME LIKE CHRISTMAS” OUT NOW
BREEZY (DELUXE) ALBUM NOMINATED FOR “BEST R&B ALBUM” FOR THE 65TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS
[New York, NY – December 15, 2022] Grammy-winning phenomenon Chris Brown announced his UK and European Under The Influenceheadline tour for 2023 last Friday and within minutes the entire 19-show tour sold out, including four nights at London’s renowned O2 Arena, two nights atAccor Arena inParis,two nights atZiggo Dome in Amsterdam and more. The forthcoming tour will have rising global Jamaican rap/dancehall trap artist Skillibeng as the special guest.
The 19-date stretch, produced by Live Nation, kicks off at Dublin’s 3Arena with his two shows February 11th and 12th, before heading to the UK for his first headline shows in over 10 years, then ontoFrance, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, closing the tour back in the UK in Manchester at AO Arena onThursday, March 9th.
Brown released his Grammy nominated BREEZY (Deluxe) album in July (click here to listen) and the alternativeBREEZY – It’s Giving Christmas versionin November (click here to listen). The July 33-track deluxe version, up for“Best R&B Album” at the 65th Grammy Awards, added Anderson .Paak and Davido to the already star-studded list of features from major artists that included H.E.R., Jack Harlow, Bryson Tiller and more. The It’s Giving Christmas version includes the two holiday singles, “It’s Giving Christmas” and “No Time Like Christmas.” Healso released live performance videos of the Christmas singles – watch “It’s Giving Christmas” HERE and “No Time Like Christmas” HERE. The original version of his 12th studio album BREEZY, which came out in the end of June, debuted at #2 on the R&B Albums and R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts and #4 on the Billboard 200 chart, marking this as Chris Brown’s 11th album to chart in the top 10 on both the Billboard 200 and R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts. Recently, Brown’s single “Under The Influence” fromIndigo (Extend) gained major popularity the past few months and currently has over 1 billion global streams across all platforms worldwide. It also reached #1 globally and in the US on Apple Music in addition to reaching #6 on the Spotify Global chart.
Throughout his career, Brown has continued to break records – even his own – and received a plethora of accolades. Chris Brown currently stands as the R&B singer with the most Hot 100 entries in Billboard history to-date. The original version of “Go Crazy” topped his single “No Guidance” as the longest running #1 song on Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart at 28 weeks and counting. In the past two years alone, he’s garnered nominations and wins from multiple award shows. “Go Crazy” won three Soul Train Awards in 2020 for Song of the Year, Best Collaboration and Best Dance Performance and garnered seven more nominations in 2021. He was also nominated for seven Billboard Music Awards, including Top R&B Artist, Top R&B Album and Top R&B Song (“Go Crazy”), four BET Awards including Video of the Year (“Go Crazy”) and Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, two BET Hip-Hop Awards for Best Hip-Hop Video (“Go Crazy”) and Best Duo or Group, and two MTV Video Music Awards for Best R&B Song (for two songs – “Go Crazy” and “Come Through” with H.E.R.). In 2022, Brown has been nominated for NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration – Contemporary (“Go Crazy (Remix)” with Young Thug, Lil Durk, Future and Latto) and theBET Awards for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist. Chris recently won Favorite Male R&B Artist at the 2022 American Music Awards and Best R&B/Soul Male Artist at the 2022 Soul Train Awards.
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About Chris Brown:
Chris Brown, a consummate entertainer who has shifted the climate of R&B culture since his eponymous 2005 debut, has sold in excess of 40 million albums worldwide and has surpassed over 40 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 14.4 billion YouTube views – including over 40 music videos that each have more than 100 million views earning him the status of the male artist the most VEVO videos over 100M views 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. Albums from recent years include 2017’s Heartbreak on a Full Moon, which spent more than a year on the Billboard Hot 200 and 2019’s INDIGO, which marked his third U.S. No. 1 album, has been streamed over 7.3 billion times and contained the hit song “No Guidance” featuring Drake. His 2020 album, Slime & B, is a collaboration with Young Thug that has accrued over 2 billion streams worldwide since its release and includes the hypnotizing smash hit “Go Crazy,” which has been his biggest radio hit since 2008. Brown’s other single “Under The Influence” from Indigo (Extend) gained major popularity this year and currently has over 1 billion global streams across all platforms worldwide. It also reached #1 globally and in the US on Apple Music in addition to reaching #6 on the Spotify Global chart. Chris Brown’s latest 12th studio album BREEZY out now via RCA Records, also got a deluxe version and It’s Giving Christmas version. The deluxe version garnered a Grammy nomination for “Best R&B Album.” Brown played the new project live while on his One of Them Ones tour with Lil Baby and will continue to on his global Under The Influence Tour.
Brown’s commitment to philanthropy is as important to him as his musical 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 “10 for 10” million-dollar pledge.
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