"He forgot the pain that he felt with his mum. Fame came to Chris at a very young age. And with fame comes a lot of different things. The freedom, no limits, no boundaries. You're a kid and the word 'no' doesn't exist. You become invincible and you don't think. There's no right or wrong, you just do what you want to do." Rihanna tries to understand what led to her then-boyfriend Chris Brown violently attacking her during a heated argument in February (09). Brown has previously spoken out about seeing his own mother being beaten up by an abusive lover.