News: Chris Brown's Rehab Stint Sparks Problems, Karrueche Bails Out
Wednesday, Oct 30, 2013 7:53PM
R&B singer Chris Brown's decision to seek medical help by checking himself into a rehabilitation center has reportedly forced a couple of previously scheduled club events to take drastic measures
According to reports, one of Breezy's shows has been nixed while the other may be looking for a back-up option.
Chris Brown has become a Halloween nightmare for 2 big nightclubs that now have anger issues of their own ... because Brown has bailed on them. Chris was booked to host a party at the Conga Room in L.A. tomorrow night, followed by another hosting gig Friday with GF Karrueche at Haze nightclub in Vegas. We've learned both clubs just got word Chris will be a no-show. As TMZ first reported, the singer will stay put in a Malibu rehab joint for up to 3 months so he can deal with his anger issues. But here's the thing. Even Karrueche bailed. The show at Haze will go on. As for the Conga gig, the event has been cancelled. (TMZ)
The 24-year-old crooner's camp revealed his unexpected decision to seek help late Tuesday (October 29).
The singer's arrest Sunday on an assault charge put him on a path toward a possible prison sentence, but he will be in a rehabilitation facility as his next court date approaches. "Chris Brown has elected to enter a rehab facility," said a statement Tuesday night from his representative. "His goal is to gain focus and insight into his past and recent behavior, enabling him to continue the pursuit of his life and his career from a healthier vantage point." There has been no indication that Brown, 24, has a substance abuse problem. The behavior that has landed him in legal trouble over the past several years has been anger management. (CNN)
According to reports, Chris Breezy left jail Monday (October 28) and also had his charge reduced to a misdemeanor.
The charges against singer Chris Brown and his bodyguard stemming from a weekend fight were reduced to simple assault misdemeanors Monday. The two men, who had spent the previous 36 hours in a Washington jail, entered a packed courtroom in leg irons and handcuffs, but at the end they were unshackled and released without bail Monday afternoon. Brown, 24, was ordered to report to his California probation officer within 48 hours and to stay at least 100 yards away from the man he is accused of assaulting early Sunday. Both men must return to court on November 24. (CNN)
Prior to appearing in court, R&B singer Trey Songz displayed his support for Brown in Washington, DC.
Chris Brown's legal woes continued to escalate after the singer was arrested after an altercation reportedly broke out in Washington D.C. this past weekend. The singer and his bodyguard were allegedly arrested on assault Sunday morning. Brown is expected to be in court this afternoon. His mother and singer Trey Songz were spotted entering the D.C. courthouse to support him during his arraignment. (VIBE)