Brown has kept a low profile since he pleaded guilty to felony assault for beating up his former girlfriend, Rihanna in February 2009. But, he took center stage Sunday night peforming Jackson's signature dance moves with almost eerie accuracy.
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Brown broke down in tears as he grabbed a microphone to sing "Man in the Mirror." His voice cracked, he couldn't sing, and at one point he crumpled to the stage in apparent agony.
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The 21-year-old returned to the stage later to apologize to his fans.
"I let you all down before, but I won't do it again. I promise you," Brown said.
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