Bobby Brown Biography

Updated On Feb 14, 2019 Published On Oct 12, 2015
Facts of Bobby Brown
Date of Birth: 1969 , February-5
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Bobby Brown
Birth Name Robert Barisford Brown
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Roxbury
Ethnicity White
Profession Singer an songwriter
Net Worth $2 million
Married Yes
Married to Whitney Houston
Children Bobbi Kristina Brown, Landon Brown, Cassius Brown, LaPrincia Brown, Bobby Brown Jr., Bodhi Jameson Rein Brown
Music Group Don't Be Cruel, King of Stage, Bobby, MORE
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Bobby Brown full name Robert "Bobby" Brown is the multi-talented black artist from the United States. He is a famous American R&B singer. He has also established himself as a dancer and an actor. He is popular in the world form his own album Don’t Be Cruel.

Bobby Brown's early life

Bobby Brown was from the middle-class family born as Robert Barisford Brown on 5th February 1969 in Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts, the United States of America to Herbert "Pops" Brown and Carole Brown. He is an American and is black.

Bobby Brown's career

He began his singing career from 1979. Bobby Brown has released a total of five studio albums namely King of Stage (1986), Don't Be Cruel (1988), Bobby (1992), Forever (1997) and The Masterpiece (2012).

Bobby Brown's personal life (marriage and divorce)

Bobby Brown has been married twice in his life as he has sad ending with his first wife. He was first married to Whitney Houston.

Her full name is Whitney Elizabeth Houston and she is one of the renowned singer and model from the United States. She has also established herself as an actress. They began dating each other from 1991 and they finally got married the following year. They also had a child together.

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But their married life was full of hardship, they used to fight a lot and both Bobby Brown and Whitney were drug addicts. Their married life finally came to an end in 2007.

After that, he was found with Alicia Etheredge. They also have a child from their romantic love affairs. And they got married in 2012.

Besides this married life, he also had lots of love affairs and he also became a father from those romantic lives. 

Bobby Brown's net worth

His net worth is rumored to be around $5 million. Bobby Brown's 1988 album, Don't Be Cruel was certified 7x platinum and had earnings of $7.9 million.

Brown's 1988 album titled Bobby was also certified 2x platinum and had record sales of $2.1 million.

Bobby Brown facts on timeline

Born in Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts

February 5 , 1969

Bobby Brown was from the middle class family born as Robert Barisford Brown in Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America to Herbert "Pops" Brown and Carole Brown. He is an American and is black.

Began dating Melika Williams

1984

Bobby Brown first reported love life was with Melika Williams. It seems like she is his high school sweet heart. They began dating each other from 1984. They were also romantically linked with each other. They also had a child from this love life.

First child, Landon Brown

1986

Bobby Brown became father for the first time in his life in 1986. His first sweet heart, Melika Williams gave birth to their first child together and they named him Landon Brown. Landon Brown is now the singer. 

Began dating Kim Ward

1989

After ending his first love life, Bobby Brown began dating Kim Ward. They began dating each other from the start of 1989 and their love life was kind of romantic as they were also found in public places kissing. 

Began dating Karyn White

1991

It seems like Karyn White is his third girlfriend. Bobby Brown was seen with her after he ended his love affairs with Kim Ward. Karyn White is also the singer from United States and she is popular from her own album, Superwoman. 

Began dating Janet Jackson

1991

Bobby Brown dated lots of famous singers in 1991. It is also said that he also had relationship with Janet Jackson that year but his love life was not official. Janet Jackson full name is Janet Damita Jo Jackson and she is the singer and an actress. 

Second child, LaPrincia Brown

1990

Bobby Brown has become father from his second love affairs. He was in love affairs with Kim Ward from the start of 1989 and a year later she gave birth to their first child together. In 1992 she also gave birth to a son but at that time they were already separated. 

Married to Whitney Houston

July 18 , 1992

Bobby Brown was first married to Whitney Houston. Her full name is Whitney Elizabeth Houston and she is one of the renowned singer and model from United States. She has also established herself as an actress. They began dating each other from 1991 and they finally got married the following year. 

Divorced with Bobby Brown

April 24 , 2007

After dating each other for about a year, Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston decided to enter into the new stage of their relationship. They finally got married in 1992. But this marriage life was full of hardship, they used to fight a lot and they were also drug addict. Their married life finally came to an end in 2007.

Married to Alicia Etheredge

June 18 , 2012

Bobby Brown has been married twice in his life as he has sad ending with his first wife. After dissolving his married life with Whitney Houston, he was found with Alicia Etheredge. They also have a child from their romantic love affairs. And they got married in 2012. 

Fourth child, Bobbi Kristina Brown

March 4 , 1993

Bobby Brown also had a child from his married life with Whitney Houston. With the start of 1993, he and his wife announced that they were expecting their first child together and they welcomed their first child, a sweet little baby girl, Bobbi Kristina Brown on 4th march. 

Both of his parents died

2011

Bobby Brown was born to Herbert "Pops" Brown and Carole Brown. 2011 and 2012 became one of the bad year for him because between this years he lost both of his parents. His mother died in 2011 and his father died the following year. 

Fifth child, Cassius Brown

May 30 , 2009

His love affairs with Alicia Etheredge are kind of successful one as Bobby Brown is married with her and he also has two children with her. But she gave birth to their first child together before they got married. They welcomed their first child together in 2009. 

Began his singing career

1979

Bobby Brown had a deep interest in singing from his childhood days. He began his singing career from 1979.  He is the famous American R&B singer. He is popular in the world form his own album Don’t Be Cruel. 

Began his solo career

1986

From the start of his career Bobby Brown was associated with Maurice Starr. He also released several albums with them and kissed the prominence of his career with them. But at the end of 1985 he decided to leave his band and began his own solo career.