Chris Brown wants relationship with Rihanna to work

Los Angeles: Singer Chris Brown is desperate to make his relationship with Rihanna work for the second time.

Brown recently split from girlfriend Karrueche Tran because he couldn`t give up his "friendship" with ex-girlfriend Rihanna. He was convicted for assaulting her in 2009.

According to Brown`s friends, he wants to put things right with Rihanna.

"He`s doing s**t right this time and is going to really try to make this s**t work with Rihanna. They got caught up a few times, being drunk and doing some backwards... s**t in the club but, come on, they (are) young and in love," a friend told, reports

"People are getting it twisted, thinking my boy a dog. He ain`t. Not at all," the friend added.