Who was mariah carey dating before nick cannon
Mariah was married to Cannon for six years before he filed for divorce in 2014.
News of James’s break-up might come as a relief to his family.
He filed for divorce in December 2014, after six years of marriage. Cannon was born on October 8, 1980, in San Diego, California.
They later dated for a year, with both going on to blame their split on the media attention.The last straw was said to be when he allegedly became “violent” on a yacht in Greece in September.Sources say he did “something really bad” that involved the singer’s assistant, leading Mariah to end the trip early and fly back to LA.As a kid Cannon grew up in Lincoln Park's Bay Vista Housing Projects, which is a notorious gang-ridden section in Southeast San Diego.While in his teenage years he was a affiliated with the "Lincoln Park Bloods" street gang and stated that he left behind gang banging after losing a close friend.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 hit single "Gigolo", a collaboration with singer R. In 2007 he played the role of the fictional footballer TJ Harper in the film Goal II: Living the Dream.“His mum hated to even hear her name mentioned, and James’s tight circle of friends never really thought they would marry.” Earlier this year Mariah opened up about her heartbreak over her marriage to Nick, saying: “I never thought I would have babies with someone and then get divorced. For the Heartbreak singer, it seems that is just the way the story goes.TOMMY MOTTOLA, 67 The former head of Sony discovered Mariah in the 90s and signed her to the record company. She described her four-year marriage as “a private hell”.is an American rapper, actor, comedian, director, screenwriter, film producer, entrepreneur, record producer, and radio and television personality.On television, Cannon began as a teenager on All That before going on to host The Nick Cannon Show, Wild 'N Out, and America's Got Talent.