Nick Cannon opens up about his romance with Nicole Scherzinger
Nick Cannon he recently opened up about his past relationships and shared details about his pursuit of his ex-girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger on “The Jason Lee Show.” The rapper shared that the former PussyCat Doll is the only woman he’s ever “chased.”
Cannon also addressed rumors of a reunion with his ex-wife Mariah Carey, stating that they are now best friends and are focusing on raising their children together. During the interview, the comedian talked about his large family and said that he is satisfied with the number of children he currently has and does not plan to have more.
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Nick Cannon Says He Gave Nicole Scherzinger a ‘Special Bible’
On a recent episode of “The Jason Lee Show,” “The Masked Singer” host Nick Cannon revealed that the only woman he ever “pursued” romantically was co-star judge Nicole Scherzinger.
When Scherzinger’s picture surfaced during a game of Smash or Pass, Cannon admitted that she used to have a deep crush on the former Pussycat Dolls member. “I was so in love with Nicole. She’s probably the only woman I’ve ever chased. I chased him. I gave him Bible verses. I gave him a unique Bible because he is very spiritual and super into Christianity,” per revealed Insider.
However, despite his efforts, Scherzinger was not interested in a relationship with him at the time. “He said, ‘I’m not messing with you. You are toxic. I chased her for years. The Bible is what I got into,” added the famous father.
Nick Cannon praises Nicole Scherzinger’s talent
Cannon spoke highly of Scherzinger’s talent and character. He praised her vocal skills and acting skills, saying, “First of all, she’s super talented. The world didn’t see how talented he was. Vocally, he’s incredible, but his acting, his humor and his impressions.”
“He’s just a good person. For example, a person who does not say bad things about anyone. You see her – she cries in every episode of ‘Masked Singer,’” he added.
In a 2014 interview with Power 106’s “Big Boy’s Neighborhood” YouTube channel, the rapper revealed that Scherzinger was among the many famous people he slept with. However, the two are currently working together on the hit show ‘The Masked Singer’. Scherzinger is one of the judges and Cannon is the host of the show.
Nick Cannon says it will be “too hard” to rekindle his romance with Mariah Carey
During an appearance on “The Jason Lee Show,” Cannon was asked if he plans to rekindle his romance with pop diva Mariah Carey. The rapper responded, “I’ve never experienced this much love from anyone, but that was over a decade ago and now we’re like best friends.”
“I feel like with all the craziness and crap that’s built up… I think it would be too hard. One, I think, is in a relationship and happy. I don’t want to bother you,” he added.
He further explained, “At the same time, I feel like for our children, which is the best thing and what we’re both focused on, this scenario is much healthier for all of us. Because if we were all in one household, especially in the age and the age we live in now, I think the enemy would try to attack us in many different ways.”
The comedian is having fun with his “dozen disciples”
The 42-year-old man also addressed the rumors that he is expecting his 13th child. Cannon, who now has 12 children, said she was happy with the number. “We’re not there yet,” she said, shutting down rumors of baby No. 13.
Cannon further explained that he is happy with his “dozen students” and has no plans to expand his family in the near future. “I will keep my constellations at 12. 12 is a fair number. I will stay there,” he added, per Insider.
When asked by the presenter how she was able to give birth to so many children in a relatively short period of time, the presenter of the “Masked Singer” jokingly attributed it to the shutdown due to the COVID-19 epidemic.