Nick Cannon Biography, Age, Weight, and Net worth

Quick Facts about Nick Cannon

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Nick Cannon
Full NameNicholas Scott Cannon
Date of Birth8th August, 1980
Place of BirthSan Diego, California
Age40 Years
EthnicityAfrican American
EducationMonte Vista High School, Spring Valley Howard University
OccupationTV Host , Comedian, Rapper, Actor, Producer, Writer,  and Director,
RelationshipsBrittany Bell (2016 – current) Mariah Carey (m.2008-2016)
ChildrenMoroccan Scott Cannon (Born 2011) Monroe Cannon (Born 2011) Golden Cannon (Born 2017)  
Height5 Feet, 10 inches
Weight75 Kg
Net worth$ 30 million-$ 50 million

About Nick Cannon

Nicholas Scott Cannon is an American comedian, television host, rapper, and producer. Cannon is well known for hosting the shows, Wild ‘n Out, The Nick Cannon Show, Lip Sync Battle Shorties, America’s Got Talent as well as The Masked Singer. Cannon first graced the screens during his teenage where appeared on All That before later appearing in the films, Roll Bounce, Love Don’t Cost a Thing, and Drumline. As a singer, Nick Cannon is the artist behind the hit singles, “Gigolo”, “My Wife” as well as “Dime Piece”.

Early Life

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Young Nick

Nick Cannon was born Nicholas Scott Cannon on the 8th of October 1980 in San Diego, California. Cannon grew up in Lincoln Park’s Bay Vista Housing Projects where he was raised by his grandfather. Growing up, Nick Cannon became affiliated with a street gang named, “Lincoln Park Bloods” where he engaged in the dirty street life. He however quit the gang after street gangs violence claimed one of his friend’s life. As for school, Nick Cannon attended Monte Vista High School from which he graduated in 1998. Upon graduation, Cannon moved to Hollywood where began his career as a standup comedian on several comedy gigs. Some of his early career appearances were at popular places like “The Improv”, “The Laugh Factory” as well as “The Comedy Store”. Later in 2016, Nick Cannon decided to further his studies where he enrolled at Howard University. He graduated in 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in Criminology/Administration of Justice.

Personal Life

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Nick with Britanny

Nick Cannon’s personal life is not anything to hide since the comedian has been in the limelight for long enough now. Nick Cannon married Mariah Carey, a singer, songwriter, and actress in 2008 in her private estate on Windermere Island, Bahamas. The couple together bought a home in LA’s Bel Air in 2009 before they were blessed with twins, a daughter named Monroe and a son named Moroccan Scott. The twins were born on the 30th of April 2011, a coincidence since it was the couple’s third anniversary. Things however started getting sour in their marriage and by 2014 the couple had already separated before officially divorcing in 2016.
Following his divorce from Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon fell into a relationship with Brittany Bell where they started dating in 2017. The pair has together had a son named Sagon Cannon.

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Nick Cannon is an entertainer whose career began in his teens after he appeared as a cast member in “All That”. Cannon later became a familiar face on the screens following is outstanding hosting of shows like Wild ‘n Out, The Nick Cannon Show, Lip Sync Battle Shorties, America’s Got Talent as well as The Masked Singer. Nick Cannon’s diverse career can split into three categories including:

The Screen Career

Before starring in the films, “Drumline” (2002) and the 2003’s “Love Don’t Cost A Thing” Nick Cannon previously been appearing in movies as a minor character. The hit movie, “Men in Black II “ is a good example of a film in which Cannon played a small role. Cannon later made other notable appearances in the films, “Shall We Dance” and “Roll Bounce” with the 2006’s “Bobby” giving him a breakthrough in the acting industry. His outstanding acting in the movie did not only win him the Actor of the Year Award at the Cannes Film Festival but also saw him bag the 2007’s Screen Actors Guild Award. Later in 2015, Cannon went on soaring higher in his acting career after he made iconic appearances in MTV’s “Wild & Out” and “Chi Raq” comedy sketch shows.

Music Career

Before starting his personal record label, “Can I Ball Records”, Nick previously released his debut self-titled studio album which made it to number 15 on the U.S R&B in 2003. In 2005 Nick Cannon released the hit single, “Can I Live” before bringing to an end his “Can I Ball Records” four years later. In 2009, the same year he ended “Can I Ball Records”, Cannon came up with yet another record label named, “N’Credible Entertainment” under which he released two singles under the parody character Slick Nick in 2010. Before creating the Eminem diss track, “The Invitation” in 2019, Nick Cannon had released his second album, “White People Party Music” in 2014.

A career at America’s Got Talent

Nick joined America’s got talent in a stormy entry that saw him replace Regis Philbin in 2009. By the time he joins America’s Got Talent, Cannon’s contract with NBC had not been terminated and that sparked up heated differences with NBC’s executives before approving his resignation. Nick Cannon worked with America’s Got Talent up until his resignation in 2016.

Nick Cannon’s Body Stats

Cannon is a man with a decent height and weight. The comedian stands tall at a height of 5 feet and 10 inches. Cannon has an average height of 75 Kilograms. He has dark brown eyes color and short black hair.

What is Nick Cannon’s Net worth?

  • As of 2020, Cannon’s net worth is estimated to range between $ 30 million and $ 50 million.
  • Cannon is said to receive an approximate salary of $ 5 million.
  • Most of his wealth comes from his music single sales, film acting, as well as appearances on television shows.
  • Besides, Nick is alleged to have received approximately $ 10 million as a divorce settlement following his divorce with Mariah Carey.

Fun Facts about Nick Cannon

  • Nick hosted the 2011’s Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest.
  • All along with his childhood in Lincoln Park, Cannon liked playing basketball.
  • Nick is Nickelodeon’s TeenNick chairman.
  • During his leisure time, Cannon likes playing musical instruments such as synthesizers, harmonica, and drums as well.
  • He has endorsed brands like Honda CivicCar, Express Smile Atlanta, Boost Mobile, and LyfeTea among many others.
  • Cannon’s collection of car brands can only be afforded by the super-rich

Frequently asked questions about Nick Cannon

  1. From what disease does Nick suffer? Lupus Nephritis, a kidney disease.
  2. What is Cannon’s net worth? Nick cannon is a millionaire with a net worth ranging between $ 30 million and $ 50 million
  3. What was Nick Cannon’s first TV show? “The Nick Cannon Show” on Nickelodeon.
  4. Who is Nick Cannon dating? Jessica White.

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