Chris Brown was born on May 5, 1989 in Virginia and was signed to Jive Records in 2004 where he began recording his debut album, Chris Brown which featured his first hit single “Run It”. In November 2007, the follow-up The Exclusive was released. In 2009, Graffiti was released. The album did not receive as many good review as the previous one did. In March 2011, his fourth album F.A.M.E. became his first number one album in the US. In 2012, Fortune was released and in 2014 Chris Brown released his sixth studio album X.