Chris Brown gives out 2000 turkeys in Jamaica

Chris Brown Gives Out 2,000 Turkeys In New York City

JAMAICA, Queens (WPIX)— Recording artist Chris Brown was in Queens Wednesday giving out turkeys to residents.

SOUTH JAMAICA HOUSES gave out 2,000 turkeys today. @50cent thx big bro

A photo posted by @chrisbrownofficial on

Brown posted pictures and videos of the good deed on Instagram. Several friends joined Brown in handing out turkeys outside the South Jamaica Houses.

Brown said they gave out 2,000 turkeys to the several dozen residents gathered outside the truck.

A video posted by @chrisbrownofficial on

In one post, he also called on other celebrities to "give back":

I honestly challenge the celebrities. We think about ourselves all the time and take everything for granted. Driving nice cars, jewelry, pretending to be something we aren't. Let's give back because it's the right thing to do. #OHB

Brown has been the center of much controversy in the past including being charged with domestic violence against his ex-girlfriend Rihanna in 2009, jail time, rehab in 2014, and various other altercations within the last five years.

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