Mon 31 Aug 2009
Chris Brown on Larry King Live snippet: I don’t remember doing that…UPDATE: Chris releases statementPosted by Miss Info under crime , hmmm....? , life beyond rap , quotes , relationships and family , videos
(thank you to Sowmya for the link)
I am definitely going to be watching this Larry King interview tomorrow. But I hope all of Chris Brown’s responses are not this wishy washy.
UPDATE: Necole has more details about tomorrow’s sit-down…including Chris saying that he still loves Rihanna. Oh boy.
UPDATE 2: Chris Brown has released a statement about the clip posted above. He says that the clip was taken out of context and that he does remember the night of the domestic assault on Rihanna.
“There have been reports on the internet that I didn’t remember what happened that night with Rihanna. I want to try and set things straight.
That 30 seconds of the interview they used of me was taken from a one hour interview during which that same question was asked something like 4 or 5 times — and when you look at the entire interview you will see it is not representative of what I said.
The first four times – or how ever many times it was – I gave the same answer — which was that I didn’t think it was appropriate for me to talk about what happened that night. I said it was not right for me and it really wasn’t fair to Rihanna. The fifth time – or whatever it was – I just misspoke. I was asked, “Do you remember doing it?” and I said, “No.”
Of course I remember what happened. Several times during the interview, my mother said that I came to her right afterwards and told her everything. But it was and still is a blur. And yes, I still can’t believe it happened because it is not me or who I am or is what happened like anything I have ever done before.
As I have said several times previously, I am ashamed of and sorry for what happened that night and I wish I could relive that moment and change things, but I can’t. I take full responsibility for my actions. What I have to do now is to prove to the world that this was an isolated incident and that is not who I am and I intend to do so by my behavior now and in the future.”