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Chris Brown detained over axed gig

Grammy award-winning singer Chris Brown's departure from the Philippines has been delayed because of fraud allegations linked to a cancelled concert last New Year's Eve.

The artist, who performed at a packed concert in the capital Manila on Monday, was prevented from leaving on a private jet yesterday after the religious group that owns the New Year's Eve concert venue petitioned the Department of Justice for help prosecuting him. Brown cancelled the concert after claiming he had lost his passport the day before the event.