Who is Nick Cannon?
Nick Cannon is an American rapper, actor, TV host and comedian. He is widely known for his hosting duties on “The Nick Cannon Show”, “America’s Got Talent” and the comedy game show “Wild N’ Out”, among others. Nick Cannon has appeared in movies like “Drumline” and “Love Don’t Cost a Thing”.
Nick Cannon’s full name is Nicholas Scott Cannon. He was born on October 8, 1980, in San Diego, California, United States. He is 41 years old as of June 2022. Nick Cannon was born into the family of James Cannon (father) and Beth Gardner (mother) as the eldest of five children. However, he was raised by his paternal grandfather in Lincoln Park’s Bay Vista Housing Projects which happens to be a gang-ridden section of Southeast San Diego.
Nick Cannon’s siblings
Nick Cannon has four younger siblings who are all following in his footsteps in the entertainment industry. The names of Nick Cannon’s siblings are Javen Cannon, Reuben Cannon, Gabriel Cannon, and Caleb Cannon.
Javen Cannon, popularly known as King Cannon is an American comedian, actor and writer and also one of the recurring cast members of the comedy game show “Wild N Out”. Javen Cannon was born on January 20, 1996, in San Diego, California. He is currently 26 years old as of June 2022.
Reuben Cannon is an artist signed to Concore Entertainment. Not much information is known about him. Gabriel Cannon is also an artist and a founding member of “Wild N Out”. Caleb Cannon prefers to keep details of his private life away from the public.
Nick Cannon’s marriage and wedding
As of the time of publishing this article (June 2022), Nick Cannon is divorced. The comedian has been married and divorced once. Cannon was married to American singer and songwriter, Mariah Carey in 2008, but the marriage ended in 2016.
Nick Cannon has been involved in a number of relationships, most of them controversial, since his divorce from Mariah Carey. According to reports sighted by DNB Stories Africa, the comedian and TV host is currently dating American model, Bre Tiesi.
Full list of Nick Cannon’s wives and girlfriends
Nick Cannon has dated over 10 women before and after his marriage to Mariah Carey. He had children with three of these women.
Here’s a full list of Nick Cannon’s wives and girlfriends. The list includes his ex-wife, Mariah Carey, his current girlfriend, and his other three baby mamas.
- Nicole Scherzinger reportedly dated Nick Cannon from 1999 to 2000.
- Christina Millan and Nick Cannon dated from 2003 to 2005.
- Kim Kardashian and Nick Cannon briefly dated from September 2006 to January 2007, a few years before Kim and Kanye West got together.
- Selita Banks and Nick Cannon linked up in 2007 and got engaged in May 2007. Unfortunately, they parted ways in October 2007.
- Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon got married in 2008 and divorced in 2016. They separated in 2014 and finalized their divorce in 2016.
- Brittany Bell and Nick Cannon started dating in 2014, shortly after his split from Mariah Carey.
- Jessica White and Nick Cannon started dating in 2015.
- Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas dated Nick Cannon in 2016.
- Lanisha Cole and Nick allegedly linked up in 2017 but parted ways in 2021.
- Abby De La Rosa and Nick Cannon dated in 2020.
- Alyssa Scott and Nick Cannon dated in 2021.
- Bre Tiesi and Nick Cannon started dating in 2022.
List of Nick Cannon’s baby mamas
Interestingly, Nick Cannon seems to be in a good relationship with all his baby mamas.
- Brittany Bell is the mother of Nick Cannon’s two children – Golden “Sagon” and Powerful Queen.
- Abby de la Rosa is the mother of Nick Cannon’s other twins born on June 14, 2021.
- Alyssa Scott is the mother of Nick Cannon’s son Zen who passed away on December 5, 2021.
- Bre Tiesi is currently pregnant with Nick Cannon’s 8th child.
About Nick Cannon’s marriage to Mariah Carey
Despite his involvement with several women, Mariah Carey is the only woman Nick Cannon officially married, as of the time of publishing this article. Carey is an American singer and songwriter, born on March 27, 1969. She is 53 years old as of June 2022.
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon first met at the Teen Choice Awards in 2005 but didn’t start dating until 2008 after Nick Cannon was cast as Carey’s love interest in the music video of her song, “Bye Bye” which was also released in 2008.
Mariah Carey once revealed that she got attracted to Nick Cannon because she felt safe with him and didn’t feel like they were both operating on different levels. On April 30, 2008, the couple got married in the Bahamas and in 2010, they both renewed their vows in a Cinderella-inspired ceremony at Disneyland.
On April 30, 2011, the duo welcomed their twins, Moroccan and Monroe Cannon. Unfortunately, the couple separated in 2014, but their divorce wasn’t finalized until 2016. In Mariah Carey’s memoir, “The Meaning of Mariah Carey”, which was published in 2020, the singer opened up about her divorce from Nick Cannon, revealing that their busy schedules and media popularity contributed to the crashing of their marriage. However, even after their divorce, the two have continued to be doting parents to their twins. Mariah Carey is reportedly in a relationship with creative director, choreographer, and professional dancer, Bryan Tanaka.
Nick Cannon and Selita Ebanks’s relationship
Selita Ebanks is a Victoria secret model born on February 17, 1963, in George Town, Cayman Islands. She is 39 years old as of June 2022.
Selita Ebanks and Nick Cannon dated before his marriage to Mariah Carey. They met at the Super Bowl party in February 2007, and started seeing each other shortly after. Nick Cannon revealed that the model was an amazing person who changed him and gave him reasons to become a faithful man. After a while, Nick Cannon proposed and the couple got engaged three months into their relationship. Sadly, they called off the engagement four months after revealing some of their wedding plans.
In an interview, Selita Ebanks stated that their young age could have been one of the reasons why they both called off their engagement. She further stated that they both took a break to focus on their career and will continue to remain the best of friends.
Nick Cannon and Brittany Bell’s relationship
Brittany Bell is an American model, dancer, and beauty pageant holder who was formerly Miss Guam 2014 and Miss Arizona, United States. She is 34 years old as of June 2022.
Brittany Bell and Nick Cannon first met in 2017, a year after Nick Cannon divorced his ex-wife Mariah Carey. The pair had an on-and-off relationship for a while before giving birth to their son, Golden Cannon in February 2017. After their son’s birth, they reportedly broke up for good. However, in December 2020, the couple announced the birth of their second child, Powerful Queen Cannon.
Nick Cannon and Abby De La Rosa’s relationship
Abby De La Rosa is an American DJ, model, voice-over artist, social media influencer, and presenter. Abby and Nick Cannon have known each other a while before officially connecting in 2019. Complete details of their relationship are not available, but it was reported that the pair broke up for good in 2020 before welcoming their twin boys, Zion and Zillion in June 2021. According to reports sighted by DNB Stories Africa, Nick Cannon announced that he and Abby are once more expecting a child together.
Nick Cannon and Alyssa Scott’s relationship
Alyssa Scott is a singer and model who appeared on the comedy game show “Wild N’Out”. Although not much is known about their relationship, Nick Cannon and Alyssa Scott welcomed a son named Zen on June 23, 2021, but sadly, the boy passed away on December 5, 2021, as a result of brain cancer.
About Nick Cannon’s current girlfriend – Bre Tiesi
Bre Tiesi is the current girlfriend of Nick Cannon. She is a model, real estate agent, vlogger and fitness influencer. Bre Tiesi’s full name is Breanna Falon Tiesi. She was born on May 4, 1991, and she is 31 years old as of June 2022. According to reports, Bre Tiesi and Nick Cannon have known each other for nearly a decade. Bre was married to a football player, Johnny Manziel in 2018 but they parted ways in 2021. In January 2022, Bre Tiesi and Nick Cannon announced they are expecting a baby and a gender reveal party confirmed they are having a boy.
Nick Cannon’s children
As of June 2022, Nick Cannon has fathered seven children (five boys and two girls) and expecting his 8th with his new girlfriend, Bre Tiesi. Sadly, one of Nick Cannon’s children died in 2021.
List of Nick Cannon’s children:
- Monroe Cannon
- Moroccan Scott Cannon
- Golden Sagon Cannon
- Powerful Queen Cannon
- Zion Mixolydian Cannon
- Zillion Heir Cannon
- Zen Cannon
About Nick Cannon’s children
a. Monroe Cannon is Nick Cannon’s first daughter and one-half of his first set of twins with his ex-wife, Mariah Carey. Monroe was born on April 30, 2011, three years after Nick and Mariah’s marriage. She is 11 years old as of June 2022. Monroe was named after late American actress, Marilyn Monroe, who is an inspiration to Mariah Carey. According to reports, Monroe is a child model who made her modelling debut in a video for American children’s apparel brand “Osh Kosh B’ Gosh”.
b. Moroccan Scott Cannon also known as “Ric” is Monroe’s twin brother and the other half of Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey’s twins. He was also born on April 30, 2011, and is 11 years old as of June 2022. Moroccan was named after the Moroccan decor in the apartment where Nick proposed to Mariah Carey in 2008.
c. Golden Sagon Cannon is Nick Cannon’s third child and his first with Brittany Bell. He was born on February 21, 2017, and is 5 years old as of June 2022.
d. Powerful Queen Cannon is Nick Cannon’s fourth child and his second with Brittany Bell. She was born in December 2020. She is two years old as of 2022.
e. Zion Mixolydian Cannon is one-half of Nick Cannon’s set of twins with Abby de la Rosa. He was born on June 14, 2021. He is one year old as of June 2022.
f. Zillion Heir Cannon, fondly called “Zilly”, is the other half of Nick Cannon’s twins with Abby de la Rosa. Just like his twin brother, Zillion was born on June 14, 2021, and he is a year old as of June 2022.
g. Zen Cannon was Nick Cannon’s seventh child and his first with Alyssa Scott. He passed away on December 5, 2021, following a diagnosis of brain cancer. Zen was born on June 23, 2021, and was barely five months old when he was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumour.
|Name of child||Age||Nature||Gender||Mother|
|1||Monroe Cannon||11||Twin||Female||Mariah Carey|
|2||Moroccan Scott Cannon||11||Twin||Male||Mariah Carey|
|3||Golden Sagon Cannon||5||Single||Male||Brittany Bell|
|4||Powerful Queen Cannon||2||Single||Female||Brittany Bell|
|5||Zion Mixolydian Cannon||1||Twin||Male||Abby de la Rosa|
|6||Zillion Heir Cannon||1||Twin||Male||Abby de la Rosa|
|7||Zen Cannon||Late||Single||Male||Alyssa Scott|
About Nick Cannon’s son’s death
Nick Cannon announced the news of his son’s demise on his talk show. According to him, Zen’s condition was stable at one point in time until the tumour began to grow a lot faster. The comedian appreciated his family for their love and support throughout Zen’s life. He also praised Zen’s mother, Alyssa Scott for being the strongest woman he had ever seen and for being the best mom to Zen.
Nick Cannon on why he has so many children
Despite having fathered seven children and expecting his eighth, Nick Cannon has revealed that having many children is synonymous with the beauty of fatherhood and he would like to have between 10 to 12 kids in total.
According to the comedian, going through so much in life has caused him to find peace with his children, and the time he spends with his kids remains his best. He further revealed that he keeps having these children for a purpose. As of June 2022, Nick Cannon has announced he has two more children on the way, one from his current girlfriend, Bre Tiesi, and the other from his baby mama, Abby De La Rosa.
The stork is on the way. If you think the numbers I put up in 2021 were big, wait until 2022.