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Nick Cannon (born Nicholas Scott Cannon 08.10.80) Nick Cannon is an American actor, comedian, rapper and television & radio personality, known for his hit single, 'Gigolo'.

Net Worth: According to Celebrity Net Worth in 2013, Nick Cannon has a net worth of 20 million USD.

Childhood: Cannon was born in San Diageo, California, to Beth and James Cannon. His father began working at Charlotte, North Carolina, so Cannon often moved between his mother and father's houses. At the age of eleven, Cannon first performed stand-up comedy on stage. He studied at Monte Vista High School in Spring Valley, California. After graduating, Cannon worked as a warm-up comedian for Nickelodeon.

Career: Between 1999 and 2006, Cannon was part of rap group Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad. He released his self-titled debut solo studio album in 2003, then in 2005, Cannon formed his own record label, 'Can I Ball Records'. He created a second label in 2009 called N'Credible Entertainment. The following year, Cannon released his debut mix tape, 'Child Of The Corn'.

In 2010, Cannon began hosting the morning show on New York's 92.3 NOW FM (WXRK-FM), however he left in 2012 for health reasons. On 1st April, 2014, Nick Cannon released his second studio album, 'White People Party Music'.

Personal Life: In 2008, Nick Cannon married singer Mariah Carey. The couple had twins in April, 2011. For the twins' second birthday and the couple's fifth anniversary, they renewed their vows at Disneyland in 2013. In September, 2014, the couple separated.



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Nick Cannon - "Red Nose Day Danceathon with Nick Cannon" streaming live on NBC.com held at NBC Experience Store - New York City, New York, United States - Wednesday 20th May 2015

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Nick Cannon - A host of stars were snapped as they arrived to Radio City Music Hall for the NBC 2015 Upfront event in New York City, New York, United States - Monday 11th May 2015

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Nick Cannon - A host of stars were snapped as they arrived to Radio City Music Hall for the NBC 2015 Upfront event in New York City, New York, United States - Monday 11th May 2015

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Picture - Nick Cannon - A host... New York New York United States, Monday 11th May 2015

Nick Cannon - A host of stars were snapped as they arrived to Radio City Music Hall for the NBC 2015 Upfront event in New York City, New York, United States - Monday 11th May 2015

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Jaimie Alexander stunned on the red carpet as she arrived at Radio City Music Hall in New York for the 2015 NBC Upfront Presentation. She was accompanied by her co-stars from the forthcoming drama 'Blindspot', including Audrey Esparza, Rob Brown and Sullivan Stapleton.

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Just Friends Or Something More: What's Going On Between Mariah Carey And Brett Ratner?


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After splitting from her husband of six years Nick Cannon last August it seems Mariah Carey might have found herself a new beau, as the superstar singer has been pictured spending time with director Brett Ratner. But while Ratner has denied reports of a romance between the pair recent pictures might tell a different story.

Mariah CareyAre Mariah Carey and Brett Ratner dating?

After being spotted together in Miami on Friday RadarOnline reported that Carey and Ratner had struck up a romance following the singer’s divorce from comedian Nick Cannon. “Their relationship has progressed in recent weeks and is now very serious,” a source told the website. “They’re a hot couple.”

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Nick Cannon To Divorce Mariah Carey, Who's Set To Begin Vegas Residency


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It doesn't come as a surprise looking at reports over the last few months with their separation and all, but it seems that Nick Cannon has finally filed for divorce from his diva wife of six years Mariah Carey.

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Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon's marriage is finally over

According to reports in TMZ, Cannon officially filed for divorce before Christmas on December 12th 2014 proving the worst that fans could imagine, they won't be getting back together. It was saddening enough to hear that the pair had split towards the end of the summer last year, but Cannon's later praising of Carey (even admitting he loved her and being terribly upset over apparent nasty messages being sent to her from his fans) suggested that there may still be hope for the couple.

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Video - Nick Cannon Reveals He Spent Christmas Working In Jamaica - Part 2


Nick Cannon discusses his New Year in an interview on the red carpet, ahead of his appearance DJing at the Wall Lounge in Miami, Florida.

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Video - Nick Cannon Takes A Break From DJing To Talk About 2015 Plans - Part 1


Nick Cannon looks ultra cool in a baseball cap, leather jacket and shades as he takes time out from DJing at the Wall Lounge in Miami, Florida to talk to photographers.

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Video - Nick Cannon Poses With His Mother At The Nickelodeon Halo Awards


The prestigious Pier 36 in New York City was the site of the Nickelodeon HALO Awards, dedicated to rewarding ordinary people who spend their time Helping And Leading Others. Amounts the celebrities at the award ceremony was television personality, actor, and 'NickTeen' chairman, Nick Cannon, as well as his mother Beth Gardner.

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Nick Cannon Opens Up About Split From Mariah Carey: "We Do Everything We're Supposed to Do Together"


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Ever since Nick Cannon allegedly said "There is trouble in paradise," when referring to his 6-year marriage with Mariah Carey in August, speculation has surrounded the nature of the pairs' split, but the 'America's Got Talent' host has finally set the record straight.

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Cannon and Carey split last month after six years of marriage

Cannon stopped by The Meredith Vieira Show on Friday (Oct 24th), and addressed the frequent "untrue" reports that include Carey allegedly slapping him with a "confidentially agreement," the couple have been living apart, and whether the songstress' recent lyric alteration suggests her husband was unfaithful to her.

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Nick Cannon Covers 'Mariah' Tattoo And Opens Up About Coping With The Split


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Hollywood's latest high-profile split is causing a flurry of uncomfortable rumours to fly around, as Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon separate after months of living apart and Cannon is quick to cover his Mariah themed tattoo.

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Nick Cannon covers Mariah tat, but wants to be the 'best person [he] can be'

We couldn't help but reel from the burn of the 'American Idol' host getting his tattoo covered so quickly. What was once a shoulder-spanning tribute to his wife is now becoming a large crucifix, which definitely suggests things are final between the pair. Cannon tried to keep things light when ET Online questioned him about it, insisting, 'When it's done, I'll show up to your house naked and I'm going to let you see all the work. I'm not even half way done with it.' He did admit, however, that the public spectacle that is his love life has been difficult to deal with. 'You want to say certain things or lash out', he said. 'Sometimes public opinion wants to paint you a certain way.'

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Nick Cannon Discusses Separation From Wife Mariah Carey


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Ever since Nick Cannon allegedly said "There is trouble in paradise," when referring to his 6-year marriage with Mariah Carey in August, speculation has surrounded the nature of the pairs' split, but for the time being the 'America's Got Talent' host is just taking "one day at a time."

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Cannon and Carey are divorcing after six years of marriage

Even though there have been several reports claiming Carey slapped Cannon with a "confidentially agreement," which lawfully stops him from publically talking about their divorce, the 34 year-old star spoke to Extra this week about how he is coping with the separation process.

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Nick Cannon Discusses The "Harshest" Aspect About His Public Separation With Wife Mariah Carey


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Ever since Nick Cannon allegedly said "There is trouble in paradise," when referring to his 6-year marriage with Mariah Carey in August, the 'America's Got Talent' host's personal life has been heavily publicised.

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Carey and Cannon's 6-year marriage is reportedly over

Whether its reports claiming Carey slapped Cannon with a "confidentially agreement," or that the couple have been living apart, and whether the songstress' recent lyric alteration suggests her husband was unfaithful to her, the 34 year-old father of two has found this period very difficult.

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