Bobby Brown Age, Wiki, Bio, Height, Net Worth


Robert Barisford Brown Sr. (born February 5, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, and dancer. Known as the “King of Stage”, Brown, alongside frequent collaborator Teddy Riley, is noted as one of the pioneers of new jack swing: a fusion of hip hop and R&B. Brown started his career in the R&B and pop group New Edition, from its inception in 1978 until his exit from the group in December 1985.

Bobby Brown posing with family


Full NameRobert Barisford Brown Sr.
Also Known AsBobby Brown
Profession(s)Singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer
Date of BirthFebruary 5, 1969
Age (as of 2023)54
Place of BirthBoston, Massachusetts, USA
Zodiac SignAquarius
Ancestry & HeritageAfrican-American

Physical Stats

Height5’8″ (1.73 m)
Weight165 lbs (75 kg)
Body MeasurementsChest: 42 in (107 cm), Waist: 32 in (81 cm), Hips: 36 in (91 cm)
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Bobby Brown in a family picture

Family & Relationships

ParentsHerbert James Brown (father) and Carole Elizabeth Williams (mother)
SiblingsSeven siblings, including brothers Tommy Brown and Eddie Brown, and sisters Leolah Brown, LaTonya Brown, and Tina Brown
AffairsHad relationships with Kim Ward, Whitney Houston, and Adrienne Bailon
RelationshipMarried to Alicia Etheredge-Brown since 2012
ChildrenSeven children: Landon Brown, Bobby Brown Jr., La’Princia Brown, Cassius Brown, Naviyd Brown, Bodhi Brown, and Hendrix Brown

Education & Early Life

SchoolingAttended the Roxbury Preparatory School and the Hyde Park High School
Higher EducationDropped out of Northeastern University
Early LifeGrew up in the Orchard Park Projects in Roxbury, Boston
Early InfluencesJames Brown, Michael Jackson, Rick James, and Marvin Gaye


DebutReleased his debut solo album, “King of Stage”, in 1986
Significant Works“Don’t Be Cruel”, “My Prerogative”, “Every Little Step”, and “Humpin’ Around”
Awards & NominationsWon three Grammy Awards, including Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male for “Every Little Step”
Filmography/DiscographyHas released 12 studio albums and starred in films such as “Ghostbusters II” and “A Thin Line Between Love and Hate”
Voice WorkProvided the voice of Bobby Bolivia in the animated film “Cars”
Music VideosAppeared in the music videos for “My Prerogative”, “Every Little Step”, and “Humpin’ Around”
Tours & Live ShowsHas toured extensively throughout his career
CollaborationsCollaborated with artists such as Whitney Houston, Janet Jackson, and Michael Jackson
DocumentariesFeatured in the documentary “Whitney: Can I Be Me”
Bobby Brown celebrating baby girl birthday

Net Worth & Assets

Net Worth$2 million
PropertiesOwns a home in Los Angeles and a condominium in Atlanta
Business VenturesOwns a clothing line and a record label
InvestmentsInvested in real estate and stocks

Trivia & Miscellaneous

Hobbies & InterestsPlaying basketball, fishing, and spending time with his family
ControversiesHas been involved in several controversies, including drug abuse, domestic violence, and child neglect
Philanthropy & ActivismSupports several charities, including the Bobby Brown Foundation and the American Red Cross
Public ImageHas been portrayed as a troubled celebrity in the media
Personal ChallengesHas struggled with addiction and depression
Notable InterviewsGave a candid interview to Oprah Winfrey in 2009, in which he discussed his struggles with addiction and his relationship with Whitney Houston
Publications & BooksHas written a memoir, “Bobby Brown: The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing but the Truth”
Personal AnecdotesHas said that he was inspired to become a singer after seeing Michael Jackson perform on television
Quotes“I’m not perfect, but I’m trying to be the best person I can be.”
Bobby Brown with beautiful wife

Social Media & Online Presence

Instagram Handle@iam bobbybrown
Twitter Handle@bobbybrown
Facebook Handle@official bobbybrown
Youtube ChannelBobby Brown
TikTok IDbobbybrown

Legacy & Influence

Cultural ReferencesHas been referenced in songs by artists such as Jay-Z, Kanye West, and Lil Wayne
Achievements Outside Primary ProfessionHas appeared in several reality television shows, including “Being Bobby Brown” and “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”
MentorshipHas mentored several young artists, including Justin Bieber and Chris Brown
LegacyIs considered one of the most influential R&B singers of all time