News

Will Chris Brown Retire After His Last Album? Singer Tweets About Retirement Plans

By Staff Writer | August 08, 2013 01:27 PM EDT

chris brown
(Photo : wikicommons)

Chris Brown may be headed for an early retirement, he said.

Less than 24 hours after being booked and released  in connection with his hit-and-run incident, Chris Brown  said on Twitter that he may retire from music soon.

"Don't worry mainstream America. After this X album, it'll probably be my last album," Brown Tweeted on August 6, 2013.

Like Us on Facebook

Fans are not sure how serious Brown is about quitting show biz...but the singer was likely pretty frustrated that day.

He was jailed in connection for a hit-and-run incident in Van Nuys, California...for about an hour. Brown, 24, got to the Van Nuys jail at 2:40 p.m., was booked two minutes later (apparently, stars get fast service). Brown was then released at 3:22 p.m. with no bail.

Brown was on probation due to his assault on ex-girlfriend Rihanna. The hit-and-run case resulted in a probation violation, and he faces up to four years of jail time if he is found guilty in an August 19th hearing.

Being famous is amazing when it's for ur music and talent," he wrote. "I'm tired of being famous for a mistake I made when I was 18. I'm cool & over it!"

- Chris Brown (@chrisbrown) August 6, 2013

Because hitting women with your car and driving off is SO much better and more mature than physically hitting women. Riiiighhht.

Fans, predictably, begged him not to retire. The jury is out as to whether he actually will-and in the hit-and-run case.

Chris Brown's new album, X, will drop later this summer. The single "Love More", which features Nicky Minaj, will be released later this month.

Do you think Chris Brown will retire? Sound off in the comments below.

 

 

Tagged :  world news, Chris Brown

Featured

Exclusive 10.01.14 | 05:58PM EDT

Profile Of A K-Pop Fan: Why Infinite Is Definitely The Best For 15-Year-Old Filipina-Canadian Andrea Vila

"I stared listening to K-pop because it made me feel happy," says 15-year-old Infinite super fan Andrea Vila. "When I'm sad, I listen to K-pop and it makes me feel better."

Editorial 10.01.14 | 07:21AM EDT

Jessica-Kris-Sulli: 2014 Has Not Been A Good Year For SM Entertainment’s Promotional Activities [Opinion]

SM Entertainment has struggled with scandals involving Girls’ Generation Jessica, former EXO Kris, and f(x) Sulli. Is SM Entertainment on a downward spiral?

Breaking News 09.30.14 | 06:47AM EDT

SM Entertainment Confirms Jessica's Withdrawal From Girls' Generation

One of K-Pop's longest-running acts with no changes to its line-up won't be able to boast that distinction for much longer after Jessica and SM Entertainment announced the singer will soon be leaving the group.

Issues 09.30.14 | 10:51AM EDT

Even Girls' Generation Cannot Avoid The '2nd Generation' Girl Group Curse

In 2007, Girls' Generation debuted along with Wonder Girls and KARA. These groups were the next generation of girl groups for K-Pop after the 1st generation groups such as S.E.S and Fink.L.

KpopStarz Is Looking For Enthusiastic Entertainment Contributors Reach Millions On The Web.
Real Time Analytics