- Date of Birth:
- February 5, 1969
- 5' 10"
Bobby Brown (born Robert Barisford “Bobby” Brown in Roxbury, MA on February 5, 1969) is an American R&B singer-songwriter-rapper, best known for his work as the lead singer for New Edition and his solo working the 80s and 90s. His biggest hit to date includes ‘My Prerogative’, which was famously covered by Britney Spears. He’s won a number of music awards over his career, including a Grammy. Bobby is also known for his tumultuous relationship with Whitney Houston, who he married in July 1992. The pair had only one child, a daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown.
Best Known For:
Bobby Brown is best known for his marriage to Whitney Houston, which was documented for his reality show, Being Bobby Brown. They were married for 14 years, before divorcing in 2006. Whitney passed away in 2012.
Bobby Brown has 5 children from three different women: former girlfriend Kim Ward, late wife Whitney Houston, and current wife Alicia Etheridge : Bobbi Kristina, Cassius. Landon, LaPrincia and Robert Barisford Brown, Jr. He has one granddaughter Nilaan.