Chris Brown, recording artist, dancer, and actor. He is the 1st male artist to have his debut single (Run It) top the chart since Diddy. He has received numerous awards, including 2 NAACP Image Awards, 3 AMAs, and 9 BET Awards. Regarding his personal life, he pled guilty to felony assault of then (and possibly now) girlfriend, Rihanna, and was sentenced to 5 years probation 6 months of community service. The case received extensive media attention and negatively affected his career.