Nicholas Scott Cannon (Nick Cannon) is a popular American comedian, producer, and rapper. He started his career in the show “All That” and then hosted the shows such as Wild ‘N Out, America’s Got Talent, and lots more. He was part of the films such as Roll Bounce and Love Don’t Cost a Thing. His ex-wife is the popular singer Mariah Carey. You can find all the information about Nick Cannon here.
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Cannon’s birth date is October 8, 1980, and he was born in San Diego, California. Mostly he grew up with a paternal grandfather whom he called “dad”. In his teenage years, he became part of the street gang called “Lincoln Park Bloods”. He studied at Monte Vista High School and graduated from Howard University by doing a degree at Criminology. Then he got his break by doing stand-up comedy in his father’s local program.
As a host
In the year 2005, he created the MTV improv and also hosted it. Then he also was part of the 2005 Kids’ Choice Awards for Nickelodeon. He came as DJ on Ellen DeGeneres show. As a host, he took part in many kinds of shows such as Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest and popular show America’s Got Talent which he hosted from 2006 to 2016. However, he stepped back as a host because of differences of opinion between him and the executive producer of the show.
As a producer and writer
He is the chairman of the TeenNick for the Nickelodeon Company. Nick is the development consultant for the channel from the year 2009. He made a sketch comedy series called Incredible Crew that depicts the life of six teenagers and the producers of this show were Cartoon Network Studios.
As a rapper
He also contributed a lot of songs for the music industry. He released the album “Your Pops Don’t Like Me” that became popular. His friend Steve Groves created a band “Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad” and with the group, he took part in many projects in his singing career. Then his second album released in 2014 called White People Party Music. He also released a single called “Hold On”. Furthermore, with his entertainment company assisted musical artists such as Amber Rose, New Boyz, and Soulja Boy.
As a radio host
Nick Cannon also hosted the radio shows such as morning show in the 92.3 NOW FM. He also hosted the weekly chart program called Cannon’s Countdown. He is currently part of the radio show “Nick Cannon Mornings” in the Power 106 channel.
As a comedian
In 2010 Cannon went on a comedy tour that started at the Just for Laughs festival conducted in Montreal. Then in the year 2011 was the stand-up comedian for Mr. Showbiz a show at Palms Casino Resort located in Los Angeles.
Nick Cannon married Mariah Carey in 2008 at a private ceremony that happened on Windermere Island situated in the Bahamas. The couple has twin sons and daughters. The name of the daughter is Monroe and the name of the son is Moroccan Scott. But after the marriage of six years, the couple Cannon and Carey separated. Then he started a relationship with the model Brittany Bell and had a son with her named Golden “Sagon” Cannon.
The television host and rapper is a rich man. Nick Cannon is now living a luxurious lifestyle. He has lots of assets, He is residing in a New Jersey house, Saddle River, for the rent of 11,000 per month. He has lots of expensive cars in his home. The multitalented person has also signed deals for endorsements. So his net worth comes to the amount of USD 60 million. He also has various projects in the future that will increase his net worth even more.
Nick Cannon Biography/Wiki/About
|Name||Nicholas Scott Cannon|
|Nick Name||Nick Cannon|
|Profession||Rapper, Actor, Comedian, Director, Writer, Producer, and TV Host|
|Age (As of 2020)||39 years|
|Birth Date||8 October 1980|
|Birth Place||San Diego, California, United States|
|Height||5 feet, 10.5 inches|
|Wife||Mariah Carey (2008-2016)|
|Brittany Bell (2016 – current)|
|Kids||Son (s) Golden Cannon (Born 2017)|
|Moroccan Scott Cannon (Born 2011)|
|Daughter (s) Monroe Cannon (Born 2011)|
|School||Monte Vista High School, Spring Valley|
|Siblings||Brother (s) Gabriel Cannon|
|Sister (s) NA|
|Salary (As of 2020)||NA|
|Net Worth (2020)||$60 Million|
|Famous for/as||Rapper and Actor|
Interesting facts about Nick Cannon
- The name of his daughter is Monroe which is the second name of the popular actress and style icon Marilyn Monroe.
- He got hospitalized in 2012 due to kidney problems for the reason lupus nephritis.
- Cannon made a public announcement for the teenagers to take positive action for the benefit of the communities.
- He worked as a celebrity spokesperson for the National Association of Letter Carriers which is a yearly food drive.
- Actor Chris spencer is his good friend.
- He has his own production company called Renaissance Entertainment.
- Nick likes to play musical instruments such as harmonica, synthesizer, and drums.
- He has collections of car brands that can be only bought by the super-rich.
- He has appeared in many popular movies such as Men in Black II.
- Some of the brands he is endorsing are Express Smile Atlanta, LyfeTea, Honda CivicCar, Boost Mobile, and lots more.
Nick Cannon is a talented personality because he showcased his talents in many fields in the industry. He was able to achieve many things in just few years because of his great skills. He has a close relationship with his twin children.