Tonight in live music; Chris Brown, Fabolous and more hop into Tampa's Amalie Arena

Chris Brown w/Fabolous/O.T Genasis/Kap G Chris Brown isn’t letting our writers anywhere near his summer tour with Fabolous (we're supposed to take photos, though). It’s probably for the best. Fans of the embattled singer seem to have gotten over the gruesome 2009 images of his then girlfriend Rihanna, who sustained horrifying facial damage at the hands of Brown, but the majority of pop culture onlookers have not. The “Run It!” singer eventually plead guilty to felony assault and criminal threats, but he continues to move tickets as evidenced by his booking at Tampa’s Amalie Arena. (Amalie Arena, Tampa) INFO

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Ray Roa

Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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