He became persona non grata in the celebrity world after his infamous assault on Rihanna.
But two years after his very public shaming, Chris Brown has been nominated for an impressive six BET Award nominations, more than any other artist.
The 22-year-old Deuces singer has been nominated in six categories, proving he could finally be regaining the musical recognition and respect he lost in 2009.
Big comeback: Chris Brown has been nominated for six BET Awards, more than any other artist, suggesting he is finally leaving his trouble past behind
On hearing the news yesterday, Chris excitedly tweeted: 'Thx to B.E.T for all the support and I love you teambreezy.'
The 'Look at Me Now' now video featuring Lil Wayne's and Busta Rhymes is up against Kanye West and Pusha T’s 'Runaway' and Keri Hilson’s 'Pretty Girl Rock.'
Chris's comeback was marked at last year's 2010 BET Awards when he performed a set of Michael Jackson hits to honour the King of Pop.