Global Superstar & Performer Earns 3rd U.S. No. 1 Album
“Chris Brown’s LP ‘Indigo’ is filled with heavy bangers and R&B slow jams” – Hypebeast
“Chris Brown’s ‘Indigo’ is already the album of the summer” – HotNewHipHop
[New York, NY – July 8, 2019] Global music icon and entertainer Chris Brown’s 9th studio album, INDIGO, has debuted at No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, as well as No. 1 on the Billboard R&B Album chart. Executive produced by Brown and Anthony “Ant” Wilson, the star-studded album marks Brown’s third No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, joining 2012’s Fortune and 2011’s F.A.M.E. Internationally, Brown’s INDIGO debuted top ten on the album charts in Canada (#2), Australia (#3), New Zealand (#3), and the UK (#7).
INDIGO consists of 29 tracks and three bonus songs, as well as star-studded features from Justin Bieber, Drake, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, G-Eazy, Juicy J, Trey Songz, Tory Lanez, Tyga, H.E.R., Lil Jon, Joyner Lucas, Gunna, Juvenile and Tank. The album includes a mix of hip-hop bangers and R&B jams, including infectious singles, such as the top 10 Billboard Hot 100 smash “No Guidance,” as well as “Heat” and “Wobble Up.” The project follows 2017’s Heartbreak On A Full Moon, which debuted at No. 1on Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.
Fans can also catch Brown perform his new album, as well as his classic hits on the epic INDIGOAT Tour alongside some of the hottest names in hip-hop, including Tory Lanez, Ty Dolla$ign, Joyner Lucas and Yella Beezy. Kicking off August 20th in Portland, OR, the extensive 38-city tour produced by Live Nation will make stops at major arenas across the country. Tickets can be purchased on LiveNation.com
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 30 million albums worldwide and has surpassed over 10 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 7.5 billion YouTube views – including over 40 music videos that each have more than 100 million views earning him the title of male artist with the most Vevo certified videos 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. His last album Heartbreak On A Full Moon has been streamed over 1 billion times on Spotify and has been certified 2X platinum. The album spent more than a year on the Billboard Hot 200.
An accomplished entrepreneur and business owner, Brown’s tenacity behind his venture into fashion with his Black Pyramid brand has transformed his business from a digital fashion giant to acquiring a worldwide distribution deal and being carried in major retailers globally. In addition, Brown’s commitment to philanthropy is as important to him as his professional 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 recent “10 for 10” million dollar pledge.