Music Photos of the Year 2012
May 20: Chris Brown performs onstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards.

Chris Brown will be seizing the day this winter, kicking off his "Carpe Diem" world tour in Europe.

The first leg of Brown's tour will start Nov. 17 in Norway before the 12-date run takes him through Sweden, Germany, Belgium, Ireland, Switzerland, the Netherlands and Paris, France.

The tour find the R&B singer in support of July's "Fortune," which bowed at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. The album was also his first U.K. No. 1.

Brown appeared in court on Monday as a judge examined whether the musician's probation had been complied with, which includes travel approval. He'll return to court on Nov. 1 for an update.

See Brown's "Carpe Diem" dates below:

Sat. 11/17, Oslo Spektrum, Oslo, NO
Mon. 11/19, Ericsson Globe, Stockholm, SE
Thu. 11/22, O2, Berlin, DE
Fri. 11/23, Schleyerhalle, Stuttgart, DE
Sun. 11/25, Spodek Arena, Katowice, PL
Tue. 11/27, Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, DE
Thu. 11/29, Festhalle, Frankfurt, DE
Fri. 11/30, St. Jakobshalle, Basel, CH
Mon. 12/3, O2, Dublin, IE
Wed. 12/5, Sportpaleis, Antwerp, BE
Thu. 12/6, Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, NE
Fri. 12/7, Bercy, Paris, FR