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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 -- I'm Putting Amber Rose on TV!

Nick Cannon
I'm Putting Amber on TV!

Nick Cannon is banking on Amber Rose in a big way ... because we found out he's already wheeled and dealed her way into a television series and a book deal.At first it sounded like a vanity client… READ MORE >

Mariah Carey -- I May Not Be a Wife ... But I'm Still a Mom!

Mariah Carey
I'm Not a Wife Anymore ... But I'm Still a Mom!

Mariah Carey still won't talk about her impending divorce from hubby Nick Cannon, but she put her kids on full display on Twitter ... to show she's still a loving mother.Carey posted a trio of… READ MORE >

- 92 days ago
Nick Cannon -- No Wedding Ring ... on America's Got Talent

Nick Cannon
No Wedding Ring On 'America's Got Talent'

It seems Nick Cannon is making his break-up with Mariah Carey official ... 'cause he appeared on "America's Got Talent" Tuesday night sans wedding ring.Cannon was hosting a live episode of the… READ MORE >

- 93 days ago
Nick Cannon -- I've Been Saved ... From Mariah Carey

Nick Cannon
I've Been Saved ... From Mariah Carey

Nick Cannon had that "single guy glow" Monday afternoon as he left his soon-to-be ex Mariah Carey's apartment in NYC.Freedom is a wonderful thing.As TMZ first reported, Nick and Mariah are on good… READ MORE >

- 94 days ago
Richard Pryor Movie -- Mike Epps Gets the Lead, Not Nick Cannon

Richard Pryor Movie
Mike Epps Gets the Lead Not Nick Cannon

Despite openly campaigning for the role of Richard Pryor in the upcoming biopic, Nick Cannon did not get the role ... Mike Epps did. The film's director, Lee Daniels, posted a photo of himself,… READ MORE >

- 94 days ago
Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon -- Absence Makes the Heart Fonder ... But Not That Fond

Mariah and Nick
Absence Makes the Heart Fonder But Not That Fond

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are actually getting along -- way better than when they were together and loathed each other -- but TMZ has learned there is NO chance of a reconciliation.TMZ first… READ MORE >

- 94 days ago
Mariah Carey -- Divorce is Hot Topic ... Too Hot

Mariah Carey
Divorce is Hot Topic ... Too Hot

Mariah Carey had a chance to spin her divorce with Nick Cannon, but she said it's simply "too hot" to talk. Mariah was walking around NYC Monday with her nephew. As the video starts,… READ MORE >

- 94 days ago
Nick Cannon -- I'm The One Who Left the Relationship

Nick Cannon
I'm the One Who Left the Relationship NOT MARIAH

Nick Cannon is the one who decided to bail on his marriage -- not Mariah -- sources connected with the couple tell TMZ.Nick has made it clear to all involved ... he's deeply concerned about… READ MORE >

- 97 days ago
Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon -- Mariah Muzzles Nick In Divorce!

Mariah Carey
Muzzles Nick in Divorce!

Mariah Carey has gagged Nick Cannon -- but not in a good way. He's not allowed to say boo about their divorce ... or else.Sources close to the couple tell TMZ ... Nick and Mariah's lawyers… READ MORE >

- 98 days ago
Nick Cannon -- Naked But Not Afraid of Mariah Carey

Nick Cannon
Naked But Not Afraid Of Mariah

Nick Cannon took the first public shot at his estranged wife Mariah Carey ... by putting his soon-to-be single body on display ... for the sake of charity of course.TMZ broke… READ MORE >

- 98 days ago

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