Nick Cannon denies being married to Mariah Carey
On his radio show “The Daily Cannon”. Nick Cannon he was questioned about his previous marriage Mariah Carey Co-host Courtney Bee Bledsoe, who suggested the TV host had “groped” Carey, prompting her to defend herself. Cannon shared that Carey may have been responsible for their split.
Cannon and Carey started dating in 2008 and married the same year. However, their marriage ended in 2014 after two children together.
Read on to learn more.
“Explain to me how I’m torn Mariah”
In a recent episode of his radio show: “The cannon of the day” co-host Courtney Bee Bledsoe told Nick Cannon about her previous marriage to Mariah Carey. Commenting on the rapper’s failed marriage, Bledsoe stated, “I mean, you screwed Mariah.”
That statement prompted the San Diego, California resident to ask for an explanation: “Really? Explain to me how I messed with Mariah.
Although Bledsoe stated that he was only joking, he pointed out that Cannon and Carey are no longer together and implied that their breakup was caused by Cannon’s actions. In response, the “Masked Singer” host got defensive, firing back, “Maybe she tripped me up,” before Bledsoe commented, “You didn’t write ‘Always Be My Baby, so it’s a little different,'” referring to Carey’s 1996 hit . .
The love story of Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey
Cannon and the “Vision of Love” singer began dating in 2008 after the entertainer appeared in Carey’s “Bye Bye” music video. That same year, the couple exchanged wedding vows in the Bahamas, and in 2011 they were blessed with twins, Moroccan and Monroe. However, in 2014, their fairytale romance ended, Carey filed for divorce. Despite the breakup, they agreed on joint custody of their now 11-year-old children.
After his marriage to Carey ended, the comedian went on to father 10 more children with five other women. His children include six-year-old son Golden, two-year-old daughter Powerful and seven-month-old son Rise with Brittany Bell. He also has one-year-old twin sons, Zion and Zillion, and a five-month-old daughter, Beautiful, with Abby De La Rosa.
Cannon is father to the late son Zen, who tragically passed away aged five months in December 2021, and four-month-old daughter Halo, Alyssa Scott. He also has a nine-month-old son, Legendary, with Bre Tiesi and a seven-month-old daughter, Onyx, with LaNisha Cole.
Nick Cannon Says Mariah Carey Is ‘God’s Gift’
Last month, Cannon expressed his admiration for Carey in an interview The Shadow Room. The TV host praised Carey as “the coolest person he’s ever met”. He also talked about the backlash he gets from Carey’s fans when he mentions their past relationship, saying, “I mean, I talk about it all the time; then it goes viral and all his fans are mad at me.”
Cannon shared that his crush on Carey started when he was just a teenager and had pictures of her on his wall. “I was 12 years old with Mariah Carey pictures on my wall and she became my wife,” the comedian shared. “And the fact that he’s the coolest person I’ve ever met.” He is always happy, always doing things for others,” he added.
Cannon also marveled at the ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ hitmaker’s exceptional qualities that make him seem almost otherworldly, stating: ‘It doesn’t matter what happens in life. I used to say, “Wow, a person can operate like that and not let negative energy into their space.” When I learned how remarkable she was, I thought this woman was not human. He is a gift from God.”
“Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Are Great Parents”
In February 2022, a source said US Weekly that Carey had no ill feelings toward her husband and was “delighted” about her growing family despite all the previous drama.
At the time, the source revealed, “Mariah and Nick are great co-parents and now have a great relationship (and friendship). They are in a good place and support each other no matter what.”
According to the insider, Carey’s primary concern was the well-being of their twins; as long as they were an essential part of Nick’s life, he was content.
“As long as Roc and Roe are still very much a part of Nick’s life, which they are, and he gives them equal attention, that’s all he cares about. They spend a lot of time with Nick and he seems to balance time with the kids well,” the insider shared.