Chris Brown "Tired of Being Famous For Mistake I Made When I Was 18," May Retire From Music

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Chris Brown is talking retirement at the age of 24, and it all boils down to fame and how he believes he's being treated by the media and public at large.

“Don’t worry mainstream America," the R&B singer Tweeted.

"After this X album, it’ll probably be my last album.”

Brown then tweeted, “Being famous is amazing when it’s for ur music and talent. I’m tired of being famous for a mistake I made when i was 18. I’m cool & over it!”

Chris' declarations came hours after he turned himself into jail in connection with the hit-and-run incident this spring that may cost him his probation.

He was booked but released on his own recognizance (below).

Whether Chris Brown actually stops making music or is serious about retiring remains to be seen, given his age, fan base and huge success thus far.

He's clearly upset that his beating of Rihanna is what he's most known for (in his eyes), but can he really expect otherwise? Or blame people?

Forgiveness is one thing. Rihanna clearly has, and most if not all of his fans have done the same. We all regret things and make mistakes in life.

Forgetting is another story, however. Especially when one acts like a hothead and invites that kind of scrutiny with combative, even violent behavior.

Guy is in trouble with the law seemingly all the time too (see below), which is not entirely his fault, but is at least partially preventable at the same time.

Take responsibility, Chris, and people will cut you slack.

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he will not be missed! reminds me of this fool http://bit.ly/10AMExU

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What radio channel will be crazy enough to play Chris Brown singing Jingle Bells while pouncing on Mrs CLause's face?

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Woo Hoo!! Please take the k-trash with you!!!!

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I loved the night Chris Brown came out on Dancing With The Stars dressed up like a traffic light.He was just glowing .The guy could have stopped traffic.

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Does this mean we wont get to see when Chris Brown beats up his fellow female coworkers at Mcdonald's?

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So yes please leave

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If he slapped her or pushed her, but he beat her so bad she look like death. Not only that he just kept embarrassing himself with his tantrums. He didn't go to prison but we all have to pay our dues. He wanted forgiveness a month after he did it.

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YAY!!!!!

Chris Brown Biography

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Born
Birthplace
Tappahannock, Virginia
Full Name
Christopher Maurice Brown