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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 -- Mariah's Feud with Nicki Minaj Is 'No Big Deal'

Nick Cannon
Mariah's Feud with Nicki Is 'No Big Deal'

Nick Cannon is doing his husbandly duty to downplay the beef between his wife, Mariah Carey, and her "American Idol" judging partner Nicki Minaj ... telling our photog the whole thing has been… READ MORE >

Nick Cannon -- 'American Idol' Can't Afford Mariah Carey!

Nick Cannon
'American Idol' Can't Afford Mariah Carey!

If "American Idol" wants Mariah Carey to be one of their new judges, they are going to have to break the bank ... this according to Mr. Carey himself, Nick Cannon.Mariah is one of the big names… READ MORE >

- 643 days ago
Nick Cannon -- I Was Onto 'AGT' Stutterer from the Beginning

Nick Cannon
I Was Onto 'AGT' Stutterer From the Beginning

Nick Cannon KNEW something was up with stuttering "America's Got Talent" fraud Timothy Poe from the get-go -- telling TMZ, one glaring clue gave the guy away ... the night of his audition.You've… READ MORE >

- 678 days ago
Nick Cannon Health Issues -- Quitting Radio Gig After Blood Clots Found in Lungs

Nick Cannon
Quitting Morning Radio Gig After Blood Clots Found in Lungs

Nick Cannon says he could die if he doesn't pump the brakes on his career ... and the first step is quitting his gig on a NY morning radio show. Cannon tweeted this morning, "The Doctors found… READ MORE >

- 793 days ago
Nick Cannon -- Back to Health in a Sick Ride

Nick Cannon
Back to Health in a Sick Ride

After his health scare a couple of weeks ago, Nick Cannon is back on his feet and in the driver's seat.Decked out in a sweatsuit, the 31-year-old was spotted getting out of his black convertible… READ MORE >

- 816 days ago
Nick Cannon Released from Hospital

Nick Cannon
Released from Hospital

Nick Cannon was released from the hospital over the weekend after suffering mild kidney failure just a few days earlier ... this according to his rep. Cannon's spokesperson says Nick is home… READ MORE >

- 832 days ago
Nick & Mariah -- CPS Called Over Drinking Allegations

Nick & Mariah -- CPS Called Over Drinking Allegations

Nick Cannon revealed that Child Protective Services was called to the hospital where Mariah Carey is still laid up after giving birth to twins ... because of allegations of drinking and drug… READ MORE >

- 1072 days ago
Mariah Carey Gives Birth to Twins

Mariah Carey Gives Birth to Twins

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are officially parents -- Mariah delivered twins Saturday morning at an undisclosed hospital in Los Angeles. According to a rep, the baby girl was born first, weighing… READ MORE >

- 1086 days ago
Mariah Carey Tweets Pregnancy Scare, Everything Ok

Mariah Carey Tweets Pregnancy Scare, Everything Ok

Mariah Carey took time out from rushing to the hospital because she was having contractions ... to tweet about rushing to the hospital because she was having contractions. All turned out to be… READ MORE >

- 1120 days ago
Howard Stern Guest -- Nick Cannon Stole My TV Show

Howard Stern Guest -- Nick Cannon Stole My TV Show

One of Howard Stern's favorite radio guests has declared war on Nick Cannon -- accusing Mr. Mariah Carey of stealing the name of a reality show he'd been working on for years. Johnny Fratto -- son… READ MORE >

- 1167 days ago

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