Nicholas Scott Cannon aka Nick Cannon (born on 8th October 1980 in San Diego, California, the United States) is an American actor, rapper, director, producer, television presenter, radio personality, and activist. He has hosted the well-known TV show “America’s Got Talent” from 2009-2016 replacing Tyra Banks. Recently, he has won the NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in 2012.
Nick Cannon: Bio, Age, Education
Nicholas Scott Cannon aka Nick Cannon was born on 8th October 1980 in San Diego, California, the United States to his parents James Cannon and Beth Gardner. Further, he has a brother named Gabriel Cannon. As of 2019, he is 39 years old and belongs to the birth sign Libra.
By nationality, he is an American and his ethnicity is Black. Talking about his education, he attended Monte Vista High School in Spring Valley, California. Later, he joined Howard University and graduated in sociology in 1998.
The American rapper and actor, Nick Cannon stands at the height of 6 feet and weighs 78 kg. Moreover, Nick Cannon holds 4.2 million followers on Instagram, 4.82 million followers on Twitter and 2 million followers on Facebook. Furthermore, he has covered his both hand with tattoos.
Nick Cannon: Professional Career
- Cannon started his music career after forming the rap group “Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad” with his friends.
- In 2003, he released his debut album and hit songs named “Your Pops Don’t Like Me”, “Gigolo”, “I’m a Slick Rick” and “Teach Me How to Dougie”.
- In 2011, Nick hosted the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest which was an annual American competitive eating competition.
- Along with that, Cannon also hosted the morning show with co-hosts Nikki and Southern Sarah Lee at 92.3 NOW FM in New York.
- Moreover, Scott recorded his first stand-up comedy special named Mr. Showbiz at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas in 2011.
- He had a huge gap and he made his comeback with a new single, “Me Sexy” released on 26th July 2013.
- His second single, White People Party Music: “Looking for a Dream” released on 11th February 2014. The album was also released on VEVO on 13th February 2014.
- In 2014, he hosted the show titled Caught on Camera with Nick Cannon on NBC.
- On 16th November 2016, he came up with his second mixtape titled “The Gospel of Ike Turn Up: My Side of the Story.
- Furthermore, he released his next single named “Hold On” on iTunes on 2nd December 2016.
- In addition, he hosted the well-known TV show “America’s Got Talent” from 2009-2016 replacing Tyra Banks.
- Apart from music career, he has appeared in movies like School Dance, Drumline and Love Don’t Cost A Thing. Nick also showed up in popular TV shows including Incredible Crew, Wild ‘N Out, Make It Pop, All That, and few more.
Nick Cannon: Personal Life; Relationship & Affairs
Regarding his love life, he married singer Mariah Carey on 30th April 2008 at her private estate on Windermere Island in The Bahamas. On 30th April 2011, the couple welcomed the twins, daughter Monroe and son Moroccan Scott. However, after six years of marriage, they separated and filed for divorce in 2014 which was finalized in 2016.
Cannon’s son with model Brittany Bell, Golden “Sagon” Cannon, was born on 21st February 2017. Previously, he dated Christina Milian (2003-2005), Meagan Good, Kim Kardashian, and Jasmine Sanders. Currently, he is single and focusing on his career.
Nick Cannon: Awards and Achievements
- Hollywood Film Festival: Ensemble of the Year (2006)
- Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards: Favorite Television Actor (2002)
- NAACP Image Awards: Outstanding Supporting Actor (2012)
Nick Cannon: Net Worth & Earnings
According to the sources, Nick Cannon has an estimated net worth of $50 million as of 2019. He owns expensive cars including Ferrari California, Mercedes Benz G Wagon, Roll Royce Drophead Coupe, Ferrari 430, Maserati Quattroporte, Cadillac Eacalade, Range Rover, 1964 Chevrolet Impala, and Mercedes Benz M Class. In fact, the former couple bought the beautiful mansion for $6.975 million in April 2009.
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|Full Name:||Nick Cannon|
|Birth Date:||October 8, 1980|
|Profession:||American actor, rapper, director, producer, television presenter, radio personality, and activist|
|Height:||6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)|
|Net Worth||$50 million|
|Birth Place||San Diego, California|
|Kids||Monroe, Moroccan Scott and Golden “Sagon” Cannon|
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