Chris Brown Talks to MTV About His Rihanna Assault NY Daily News

Chris Brown appears to be vying with former girlfriend Rihanna by scheduling a half-hour MTV interview for the same day she’s talking to ABC about his assault on her, reports the New York Daily News.

Brown’s interview with MTV’s Shay about his February attack on Rihanna, to which he pled guilty to felony assault, will air Friday, the same day Rihanna opens up to Diane Sawyer on “20/20.”

--Elizabeth Jensen