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Nick Cannon

Nicholas Scott "Nick" Cannon (born October 8, 1980) is an American actor, comedian, rapper, and radio/television personality. On television, Cannon began as a teenager on All That before going on to host The Nick Cannon Show, Wild 'N Out, and America's Got Talent. He acted in the films Drumline, Love Don't Cost a Thing, and Roll Bounce. As a rapper, he released his debut self-titled album in 2003 with the hit single "Gigolo", a collaboration with singer R. Kelly. In 2006, Cannon recorded singles "Dime Piece" and "My Wife" for a planned album Stages, which was never released. Cannon married American R&B/pop singer Mariah Carey on April 30, 2008. As a teenager, Cannon formed the rap group "Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad" with his friend Steve Groves; they opened for the likes of Will Smith, LFO, 98 Degrees, and Montell Jordan. After signing with Jive Records in 2001, he was featured alongside Romeo Miller and 3LW on the Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius soundtrack with a cover of the 1988 hit song "Parents Just Don't Understand". His debut self titled album was released in 2003 and included the single "Your Pops Don't Like Me". In 2005, Cannon formed his own record label, Can I Ball Records, with

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Nick Cannon -- Hospitalized ... Even Superheroes Go Down

Nick Cannon
Hospitalized ... Superheroes Go Down Too

Nick Cannon is NOT as Ncredible as he thought -- he landed in the hospital on Wednesday after "grinding" on job after job after job.  Cannon posted a pic of himself in a hospital bed,… READ MORE >

French Montana -- Nick Cannon's My Ticket to Mainstream

French Montana
Nick Cannon's My Ticket to Mainstream

French Montana wants respect from more than just the hip hop world, and he thinks Nick Cannon is his ticket. French has a plan ... and it starts with a vast number of young men in the world… READ MORE >

- 41 days ago
Nick Cannon -- You Think That Disney Chick's My GF? ... You're Goofy!!! (PHOTO)

Nick Cannon
You Think That Disney Chick's My GF? You're Goofy!!!

Nick Cannon locked hands with a mystery woman at the most magical place on earth … but Nick says it’s not what you think. On the surface it looks like Nick's got a new babe, but… READ MORE >

- 42 days ago
Safaree Samuels -- DESTROYED in Rap Battle Over Nicki Minaj & Meek Mill's Penis (VIDEO)

Safaree Samuels
DESTROYED in Rap Battle Over Nicki Minaj & Meek Mill's Penis

Nicki Minaj was running through her ex Safaree Samuels' head -- over and over and over -- as he got ripped to shreds over their breakup in a rap battle on "Wild 'N… READ MORE >

- 44 days ago
Mariah Carey -- Nick Cannon Diss Song ... NOT About Nick

Mariah Carey
Nick Cannon Diss Song ... NOT About Nick

You'd think Nick Cannon would be preparing for war against Mariah Carey after releasing her song, "Infinity," which seems to put him in her crosshairs, but she says it's not… READ MORE >

- 93 days ago
Mariah Carey -- No Mercy for Nick Cannon on Diss Track (TMZ TV)

Mariah Carey
No Mercy for Nick on Diss Track [TMZ TV]

Nick Cannon recently said “never say never” when it comes to getting back with Mariah Carey, but based on her new song ... he can probably go ahead and… READ MORE >

- 95 days ago
Mariah Carey -- Absolutely Destroys Nick Cannon ... You're Broke and Alone!

Mariah Carey
Rips Nick Cannon You're Broke and Alone!

Forget Jay Z, Dr. Dre and Eminem ... the new king of diss rap is now ... Mariah Carey!!! Mimi's new song "Infinity" just dropped and she absolutely tears Nick Cannon apart.  Talkin'… READ MORE >

- 96 days ago
Mariah Carey -- Eat Your Heart Out Nick ... I'm Not Coming Back!

Mariah Carey
Eat Your Heart Out Nick I'm Not Coming Back!

Mariah Carey is clearly influenced by a much younger singer, because she's saying she'll never ever ever get back together with Nick Cannon. We know Mariah has seen our video of Nick, telling us… READ MORE >

- 103 days ago
Door Left Open for Mariah Carey Reconciliation (VIDEO)

Nick Cannon
Door Left Open for Mariah Reconciliation

Nick Cannon is not closing the book on his marriage to Mariah Carey. Yeah, surprised us, too.  Nick was leaving Baltaire in Brentwood Monday night when… READ MORE >

- 109 days ago
Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon -- You Can Be a Family and Lead Separate Lives

Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon
You Can Be a Family And Lead Separate Lives

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are laughing off stories they're back together ... they're not. Mariah posted a photo of the former couple at the Bronx Zoo with their twins, Moroccan and Monroe,… READ MORE >

- 116 days ago

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