Nick Cannon Biography

 

Nicholas Scott Cannon is an actor, rapper, TV presenter, radio personality, director and producer. His awards include the Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Award, Favourite Television Actorcategory for the “Nick Cannon Show’’, the Ensemble of the year award during the Hollywood Film Festival and the NAACP Image Award for the most outstanding supporting actor.

Nick Cannon Net Worth

Nick has an estimated net worth of $50 million, and while hosting “America’s Got Talent” he was paid $70,000 for each episode.

In 2009, Nick founded N’Credible Entertainment which partners with Red Distribution, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, specializing in developing artists and distributing their music.

Nick has more than 3 houses located on large tracts of land. His cars include a Rolls Royce worth $452,000, afire red $188,900 Ferrari F430, and a black SUV Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon that is worth $110, 000. His sixth car, a black Range Rover was bought in 2012.

Singing Career

As a teenager, Nick, T.I. and Chingy formed “Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad”, a band that was fortunate to open for artists like Will Smith, Montell Jordan and the likes.

2005 saw Nick begin his own record labelCan-I-Ball recordswhich he used to release his self-titled debut studio album in 2003.It hit the US R&B chart in 15th position.White People Party Music his second album, was released in 2014. Nick’s lyrics are clean.

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Nick Cannon’s Body

Acting Career

At 8 years, Nick had his debut stage performance as a stand-up comedian at his father’s cable TV show.

At only sixteen, he would travel to Los Angeles every weekend,taking his comedy act to clubs such as The Comedy Club, The Improv, and The Laugh Factory,sleeping in his car if the circumstances involved an overnight stay.

Nick Cannon TV Host

Nick’s TV career started during his teenage yearshaving been chosen to host “All That”. At only 22 years, Nick was given his own self-titled TV show, “The Nick Cannon Show” which he wrote, starred in and produced. He also had a stint working with Nickelodeon. Nick hosted “America’s Got Talent” and this opened doors to Nick’s TV career,leading to shows like “Wild ‘N Out” and “The Real Husbands of Hollywood”.

Film Career

In 2002, Will Smith who cast Nick in a small role in “Men in Black II” giving Nick his first taste of film. Nick’s film career skyrocketed with his role of Devon in “Drumline” in 2002, his first starring role.

Nick Cannon Family Life

Nick was born on 8 October, 1980 to father James Cannon, a televangelist and motivational speaker and mother Beth Gardener, an accountant. He has three brothers Gabe, Caleb and Reuben. Nick spent most of his childhood years with his paternal grandparents in Lincoln Park, his parents having divorced when Nick was very young.

Nick Cannon Engagements, Marriage and Divorce

At 26, Nick got engaged to SelitaEbanks. The engagement lasted 5 months.On 30 April 2008, Nick married singer Mariah Carey. Their marriage lasted six years and producedtwin children Moroccan and Munroe. Even though they are divorced, the couple maintains a friendly relationship, comfortably bringing up their children.

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Nick Cannon with his ex-wife and children

Nick Cannon’s Girlfriends

After his divorce, Nick has dated a number of famous ladies including Kim Kardashian, Amber Rose, Meagan Good, Christina Milian, Selita Ebanks, Nicole Scherzinger and Brittany Bellwith whom Nick had his third child, Golden.

The Nick Cannon/Eminem Vendetta

Soon after Nick and Mariah got married, Eminem released a song “Bagpipes from Baghdad”. Through the song, Eminem was asking Mariah to go back to him and leave Cannon using language that is highly disrespectful. Always one to defend his girl, Nick released his song “The Warning” aimed at Eminem and a feud began.It is rumoured that Eminem later apologized.

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Nick Cannon / Eminem

Nick Cannon and Social Media

Nick’s social media presence is exceptional with constant posts, photos and videos shared with his 3.2 million followers on Facebook, 4.82 million on Twitter and 3.2 on Instagram, according to figures from Ethnicelebs. Nick’s YouTube channel named Nick Cannon has a subscription of over 193 thousand.

Nick loves how social media has made talent discovery much easier. Today, all you need isto put out a one minute Instagram clip and watch itgo viral. This gives you wider reach and is much faster.

Nick Cannon’s Hospitalization

On 4 January 2012, Nick was hospitalized for a “mild kidney failure”. A month later, he was back again, for a pulmonary embolism. In response to queries, Nick announced the cause of his kidney problems as lupus nephritis.

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Nick Cannon and Kim Kardashian

Nick Cannon Looking Forward

Nickdreams of taking seminary classes. For now, he is happy helping his father organizeactivities such as inspirational conventions for young men, andhelping young people achieve their dreams.

Nick Cannon Nationality and Ethnicity

Nick Cannon is an American citizen and holds US nationality. He is Afro American.

 

Biography & Facts
Born: 8 October, 1980
Nationality: American
Ethnicity: Afro American
Religion: Christian
Profession: Actor / Rapper / TV presenter /Radio personality
Net Worth: $50 million
Salary: $70,000 per episode
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Height: 6ft or 183 cm
Weight: 78 kg or 172lbs
Married to: N/A
Affair with: Brittany Bell, Kim Kardashian, Amber Rose, Heidi Klum and more
Children: 3 (Moroccan, Munroe, Golden)
Birth Sign: Libra
Education: Monte Vista High School