Singer Chris Brown may already have come to explain to the judge. This time not because of the abuses of his girlfriend, but because he is a capuchin monkey as a pet. That is prohibited by law. On 6 February, the case for. At the beginning of this year, the singer and the monkey as a present to his year old daughter Royalty. In a video on his Instagram account was the animal, wrapped in a blanket, to be seen with a diaper on.