Birthday Shout! Chris Brown, Adele, Graig David, Henry Cavill, Nick Gordon

Birthday Shout! Chris Brown, Adele, Graig David, Henry Cavill, Nick Gordon

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate top personalities this day May 5

Chris Brown

Famous Pop singer born Christopher Maurice Brown, his debut self-titled album went double-Platinum, and his single “Run It!” ranked at #1 on the U.S. charts in 2004.

He grew up in an abusive household, where he listened to Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder. He later moved to New York City, where he recorded nearly fifty songs in six months.

His 2011 album F.A.M.E. sold 270,000 copies the week of its release, and hit #1 on the U.S. Billboard.

He was in a relationship with Rihanna until they had a domestic dispute at a pre-Grammy Awards party in early February 2009. He then went on to date model Karrueche Tran. Karrueche ended the relationship in 2015 after Brown had an affair with Nia Guzman-Amey that resulted in a daughter named Royalty.

He made a comeback in 2011 with the help of Busta Rhymes, who co-wrote the song, “Look at Me Now.”

The 27 year old was born May 5, 1989.


Popular singer who became a mainstream success at nineteen when she released the four-times Platinum-selling album 19 and won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2009.

She was raised by a single mother and cultivated an obsession with singing beginning when she was four. She claimed that the Spice Girls and P!nk influenced her career choice as a singer.

She won a Golden Globe Award for “Skyfall,” which became the theme of the twenty-third James Bond film of the same name.

In February 2012, she moved into a $7 million, ten-bedroom, twenty-five-acre mansion in West Sussex with her boyfriend Simon Konecki. In October 2012, she had a son named Angelo.

She and Beyonce Knowles became tied for winning the most Grammy Awards in the one night in 2012.

The 28 year old was born May 5, 1988.

Graig David

British singer-songwriter who sang on “Re-Rewind” by Artful Dodger. His single “Fill Me In” charted at #1 in the United Kingdom.

He accompanied his dad to nightclubs to watch him play and occasionally got on the microphone as well.

He sang “Walking Away” and his father was in the reggae band, Ebony Rockers.

He was born to Tina, a retail assistant at Superdrug, and George David, a carpenter.

His album Born To Do It was only ranked behind Michael Jackson’s Thriller in the 2009 MTV Greatest Album of All-Time poll.

The 35 year old was born May 5, 1981.

Henry Cavill

Popular actor who has appeared in the Count of Monte Cristo, Immortals, Stardust, and other films, and was also on the TV series, The Tudors. He was cast alongside Amy Adams for the 2013 film, Man of Steel.

His first acting experience came in school plays, and his first role on camera was as the lead in a minor movie called Laguna. He made his television debut as Chas Quiter in a 2002 episode of The Inspector Lynley Mysteries.

He played The Hunter in the 2006 film, Red Riding Hood.

He got engaged to Ellen Whitaker, a British show jumping rider, but the couple separated.

He starred in Immortals along with the stunning actress Freida Pinto.

The 33 year old was born May 5, 1983.

Nick Gordon

Fiance of the late Bobbi Kristina Brown who previously appeared on the reality series The Houstons: On Our Own.

He became known for his close family ties to the Houstons. Whitney Houston helped raise him from a young age.
He is originally from Roswell, Georgia. He had become engaged to Bobbi Kristina in 2013, but they never married.

His fiance was the daughter of singer Bobby Brown as well.

The 26 year old was born May 5, 1990


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