Nick Cannon is a star who has been in Hollywood since he was a teenager. He has many talents. He is well-known for being the host of the TV show “America’s Got Talent,” as well as for being an actor and a musician.
Cannon was also in a rap group when he was a teenager. The group was called Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad, and it opened for bands like LFO, 98 Degrees, Montell Jordan, and Will Smith.
Nick Cannon was born on October 8, 1980, in San Diego, California.
When he was very young, his parents divorced and his grandparents did a lot to help him grow up. He found out at a very young age that 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 started getting gigs at well-known places.
In 1999, Nick Cannon started his music career by making his own rap group. Nick Cannon was signed by Jive Records in 2001, and his first album, “Nick Cannon,” came out in 2003.
Nick started his own record label, “Can I Ball Records,” in 2005. In 2003, he placed out his first studio album, which was called “self-titled.” It got to #15 on the US R&B chart.
In 2009, Cannon started his own record label called “Ncredible Entertainment.” In 2011, he released his first mixtape called “Child of the Corn,” and in 2016, he released “The Gospel of Ike Turn Up: My Side of the Story.”
In 2010, Nick Cannon had a morning radio show with Southern Sarah Lee and Nikki on 92.3 NOW FM. Because of this, he got his own weekly show called “Cannon’s Countdown.” After a year, he went to Las Vegas to record his stand-up comedy special, “Mr. Showbiz.”
Nick made, produced, and hosted the hit MTV show “Wild ‘N Out” and the “Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards” in 2005. He became the host of the show “America’s Got Talent” in 2009 and stayed in that job until 2016. He also made the show “Incredible Crew” for TV.
Cannon went to Howard University in 2016 and got his bachelor’s degree in Criminology/Administration of Justice in 2020.
Nick Cannon Net Worth
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Nick Cannon is an American actor and TV host who has a $20 million net worth. Nick has been successful on TV, in movies, on the radio, and as an entrepreneur and producer. Nick makes about $5 million a year as a TV host for shows like “The Masked Singer” and others.
He made $70,000 per episode when he was the host of “America’s Got Talent.”
The Nicholas Scott Cannon Foundation is a charity that Cannon runs himself. In 2011, he filmed a PSA for the organization Do Something. This is a platform that 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.