Justin Bieber voices support for embattled Chris Brown

Updated: Mar 24, 2011, 08:51 AM IST

London: Teen sensation Justin Bieber has come out in support of R&B singer Chris Brown after the latter was accused of losing his temper on a TV show following some questions about his ex-girlfriend Rihanna.

The 17-year-old teen idol who collaborated with the `Kiss Kiss` hitmaker, took to his Twitter page to reiterate his support for Brown, 21, and their joint track `Next 2 You`, reported Contactmusic.

"Shoutout to Chris Brown who has Fame dropping tomorrow. Album is crazy. We got a record on there with me and him called Next 2 You (sic)" wrote Bieber who is currently on tour in the UK.

The `Baby` hitmaker also expressed his delight after the single climbed to number 10 on the iTunes digital download chart, adding, "Next 2 You is now #10 on iTunes!! Nice!! Greatest fans ever!! Thank you (sic)."

Brown, recently displayed his anger during an interview on the `Good Morning America` show when the host asked him questions about his 2009 assault on ex-girlfriend Rihanna.

The `Yeah 3` hitmaker later allegedly flew into a rage and hurled a chair at his dressing room window.