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12 Inspiring Nick Cannon Quotes

Nicholas Scott Cannon (born October 8, 1980)[1] is an American comedian, actor, rapper, and television presenter. In television, Cannon began as a teenager on All That before going on to host The Nick Cannon Show, Wild 'n Out, America's Got Talent, Lip Sync Battle Shorties, and The Masked Singer. 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 single "Gigolo", a collaboration with singer R. Kelly. In 2007 he played the role of the fictional footballer TJ Harper in the film Goal II: Living the Dream. In 2006, Cannon recorded the singles "Dime Piece" and "My Wife" for the planned album Stages, which was never released.

  • Filmed a pilot produced by Will Smith for the WB Network called "Loose Cannon" during the summer of 2001.
    Graduated from Monte Vista High School in Spring Valley, California in 1998.
  • Nick wrote a song about when his young mother found out she was pregnant with him. The song he wrote is called "Can I Live?" and was his thank you to his mother for giving him life.
  • Formed the rap duo "Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad" with his best friend. They opened for the likes of Will Smith, LFO, 98 Degrees, and Montell Jordan.
  • Married Mariah Carey 2.5 months after dating her, but they'd been friends since 2005 when he presented her with a Teen Choice Award.
  • Has 7 children: daughter, Monroe Cannon & son, Moroccan Cannon (b. April 30, 2011) with ex-wife, Mariah Carey, son, Golden "Sagon" Cannon (b. February 11, 2017) & Powerful Queen Cannon (b. December 25, 2020) with 1st ex-girlfriend, Brittany Bell, and sons, Zion Mixolydian Cannon & Zillion Heir Cannon (b. June 14, 2021) with 2nd ex-girlfriend, Abby De La Rosa and Zen Scott Cannon (b. June 23, 2021) with a girlfriend, Alyssa Scott.

Don't worry about my life worry about why you're worried about my life!

I was actually raised around a lot of children. So I'm very comfortable around children.

Just speak yourself into existence. Whatever you want speak it. You can see it.

My Vocation is my Vacation. I love what I do.

You can't love music without loving the Beatles.

I think one of the most important things in a relationship is caring for your significant other through good times and bad.

Real men change diapers!

I always try to be optimistic but not to the point where I'm getting on people's nerves.

Family is always first.

Art is supposed to spark conversation and make people think

So my father was a person who never lied to me. If I had a question he answered it. I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.

Having children obviously changes your priorities but when you start to see life through these innocent eyes and seeing everything for the first time you appreciate the small things.