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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 -- Rockin' Cleveland Protest ... in His Turban (PHOTOS)

Nick Cannon
Rockin' Cleveland Protest ... In His Turban

Nick Cannon is fully woke and making statements -- both political and fashionable -- outside the RNC in Cleveland. Nick was square in the middle of a Black Lives Matter protest on Monday. He was… READ MORE >

Mariah Carey -- The Second Nick Signs, I'm Getting Hitched

Mariah Carey
The Second Nick Signs I'm Getting Hitched

Mariah Carey has been coy about when she might marry James Packer ... but we're told they now want to seal the deal as soon as the ink is dry on her final divorce docs. As we've been… READ MORE >

- 60 days ago
Nick Cannon -- Brand Nubian (PHOTO)

Nick Cannon
Brand Nubian

Nick Cannon took it back to the motherland Wednesday night for dinner. Nick was reppin' for Africa in a gray turban to match his jacket, and an Egyptian amulet around his neck ... on his way out… READ MORE >

- 64 days ago
Nick Cannon, Mariah Carey -- We're All Good (PHOTOS)

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We're All Good

Nick Cannon, Mariah Carey and their twins were all smiles on Father's Day ... and Nick took a shot at the "haters" -- presumably us -- who have reported Mariah is at wits' end because he has… READ MORE >

- 67 days ago
Mariah Carey -- Baffled By Cannon Beef ... He's Always Had Access to the Twins

Mariah Carey
Baffled By Cannon Beef He's Always Had Access to the Twins

Mariah Carey doesn't know what the hell Nick Cannon is ranting about in his angry rap about child custody and divorce ... sources connected to the singer tell TMZ. Nick released the song Thursday,… READ MORE >

- 68 days ago
Nick Cannon -- You Win, Mariah ... I'll Sign the Papers (AUDIO)

Nick Cannon's Divorce Rap
You Win, Mariah ... I'll Sign the Papers

Nick Cannon is firing back at Mariah Carey for claiming he's dragging his feet on signing the divorce papers -- and he's doing it with a freestyle rap. Nick dropped, "Divorce Papers" on… READ MORE >

- 69 days ago
Mariah Carey -- Nick Cannon Won't Sign Off On Our Divorce

Mariah Carey
Nick Won't Sign Off On Our Divorce

Mariah Carey wants a divorce and wants it badly, but Nick Cannon will not cooperate ... TMZ has learned. Sources connected with the former couple tell TMZ ... Mariah has been trying to get Nick to… READ MORE >

- 82 days ago
Nick Cannon -- New Song Raggin' On Mariah ...He Says No (AUDIO)

Nick Cannon
New Song Raggin' On Mariah Nick Says No

Nick Cannon is talking to someone in his new song, "Oh Well," when he says, "All you needed was a n***** with the money, cars and cribs" ... it sure sounds like he's talking about Mariah and… READ MORE >

- 156 days ago
Stevie J to Nick Cannon -- I Banged Mariah Twice

Stevie J to Nick Cannon
I Banged Mariah Twice

Nick Cannon got more than he bargained for when some "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" stars went on his show and one bragged about banging his estranged wife. Stevie… READ MORE >

- 197 days ago
Nick Cannon -- Oscars Ain't Worth Our Time, But I Will Rhyme ... About It (VIDEO)

Nick Cannon
The Oscars Ain't Worth Our Time ... But I Will Rhyme, About It

Nick Cannon is lashing out at the Oscars for giving black actors the shaft this year, but unlike other protesters, Nick struck back ... in spoken word. Nick penned, and then recorded, the… READ MORE >

- 214 days ago

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