New MTV Photos: Chris Brown

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In these new MTV photos, Chris Brown, who recently released his album, Graffiti, looks like a different man.

Just on the surface, Chris Brown looks more pensive; like his past has changed and matured him.

At the very least, the post-teenage boy that so many fell in love with definitely seems to be going through some growing pains. Check out the pictures and read into them what you will.

+ Check out the entire set of Chris Brown's exclusive MTV photos here