It’s a real fight in the car, and we driving in the street.’ He went on to say: ‘She grabbed my nuts.And when she did that, I bite her arm while I’m still trying to drive.’ Chris also admitted to pushing her, leaving her with a head injury."Like you just got in trouble for sneaking your girl into the house, or you can't drive, so you steal a car or something." Chris Brown was a relative commercial success with the time; selling over two million copies in the United States—where it was certified two times platinum by the RIAA—and three million copies worldwide. ", made Brown the first male act (since Montell Jordan in 1995) to have his debut single to reach the summit of the Billboard Hot 100—later remaining for four additionally weeks.On June 13, 2006, Brown released a DVD entitled Chris Brown's Journey, which shows footage of him traveling in England and Japan, getting ready for his first visit to the Grammy Awards, behind the scenes of his music videos and bloopers.
Brown stated, "I picked Jive because they had the best success with younger artists in the pop market, [...] I knew I was going to capture my African American audience, but Jive had a lot of strength in the pop area as well as longevity in careers." After being signed to Jive Records in 2004, Brown began recording his self-titled debut studio album in February 2005.The couple had a confrontation on their way home about the woman, with Chris telling Rihanna that he didn’t know the woman would be there.The fight in the Lamborghini soon turned violent, with Chris hitting his girlfriend in the face.By May, there were 50 songs already recorded, 14 of which were picked to the final track listing.
"I write about the things that 16 year olds go through every day," says Brown.Brown was sentenced to five years of probation, one year of domestic violence counselling, and six months of community service for the assault.