Nick Cannon is an actor and TV host from the United States. Nick has had success on TV, in movies, on the radio, and as an entrepreneur and producer. Nick makes about $5 million years as a TV host, primarily for “The Masked Singer” and other shows.
Nick's family is also well-known for being big. As of this writing, he has seven kids from four different relationships, including twins with singer Mariah Carey. When this article was written, he was expecting his eighth child with his fifth wife.
Nick Cannon: Early Life
Nick Cannon was born in San Diego, California, on October 8, 1980. When he was very young, his parents split up, and his grandparents did a lot to help him grow up.
At a very young age, he found out he was funny when he did stand-up comedy on his father's public access show. At 16, he started driving up to Los Angeles on the weekends to do stand-up comedy and began getting gigs at well-known places.
Nick Cannon: Career
Nick Cannon's music career began in 1999 when he formed his rap group. Nick Cannon was signed to Jive Records in 2001, and his first album, “Nick Cannon,” came out in 2003. In 2009, Cannon started his record label called “Ncredible Entertainment.”
Nick Cannon had a morning radio show with Southern Sarah Lee and Nikki on 92.3 NOW FM in 2010. In 2011, he released his first mixtape, “Child of the Corn,” and in 2016. He released “The Gospel of Ike Turn Up: My Side of the Story.”
Because of this, he was given his weekly show called “Cannon's Countdown.” A year later, he went to Las Vegas to record his stand-up comedy special, “Mr. Showbiz.”
Nick made, produced, and hosted the popular MTV show “Wild' N Out” and the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in 2005. He was hired to host “America's Got Talent” in 2009 and stayed in that job until 2016. He also made the show “Incredible Crew” on TV.
Nick Cannon's Net Worth
According to Celebrity Net Worth, actor, rapper, and TV host Nick Cannon has an estimated net worth of $20 million and an annual salary of about $5 million.
Nick Cannon: Personal Life
As of this writing, Nick Cannon has seven children with four different women. These include a son named Golden “Sagon” Cannon, born in February 2017, his son with model Brittany Bell, and TWO separate sets of twins.
Nick told the fifth woman in January 2022 that they would have their eighth child. At one point in the middle of 2021, Nick was on track to have four kids in a few months.
Cannon went to Howard University in 2016 and will get a bachelor's degree in Criminology/Administration of Justice in 2020.
Mariah Carey Marriage and Divorce
From 2008 to 2016, Nick Cannon married the singer Mariah Carey. They got married at her private estate on Windermere Island in The Bahamas.
Monroe and Moroccan Scott, who are twins, are their children. In August 2014, Nick and Mariah made it official that they were splitting up. In 2016, they officially split up.
As part of their divorce, we learned from court documents that Mariah was worth $150 million when she married Nick in 2008, while Nick was worth less than $500,000. Also, the records showed that Mariah made $6.3 million in 2014, while Nick made $2.7 million.
As part of their final, undisclosed settlement, Nick got the title of a 2012 Ferrari and had to pay $5,000 monthly to a trust for their twins. Nick and Mariah sold their longtime home in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles for $9 million right after they filed for divorce.
Farrah Fawcett used to own the house. In 1999, after living there for more than 20 years, she sold it for $2.7 million. In 2009, they paid $7 million for the house.
The Nicholas Scott Cannon Foundation is a charity that Cannon runs himself. In 2011, he filmed a PSA for the organization Do Something. This platform encourages teens to find a cause they care about and get involved in their communities.
Since 2011, Cannon has been the face of the annual food drive for letter carriers put on by the National Association of Letter Carriers.
Here are some of the best highlights of Nick Cannon's career:
- Hollywood Film Festival, Ensemble of the Night, (2006)
- Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, (2001)
- NAACP Image Awards, Outstanding Supporting Actor, (2012)
Frequently Asked Questions
How Much is Nick Cannon Worth?
Nick Cannon's net worth is estimated to be $20 Million.
How Old is Nick Cannon?
Nick Cannon was born on October 8, 1980, and is currently 41.
How Tall is Nick Cannon?
Nick Cannon's height is 1.83 m, equal to 6 ft 0 in.