Nick Cannon Discusses His Reasoning For Having So Many Children

Nick Cannon joined Howie Mandel on his podcast, ‘Howie Mandel Does Things,’ discussing fatherhood and why Cannon has 12 children.

Cannon jokingly claims he has ‘super sperm’ despite practicing birth control.

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“I’m gonna be honest, I got some super sperm or something, ’cause I’ve practiced birth control, and people still got pregnant.” He tells Mandel,

“But, to say that, I’m trying to be as responsible as I possibly can, learning lessons,” Cannon adds, to that Mandel lightheartedly jokes that it’s hard to be responsible when one has ‘super sperm.’

The Cannon Kids

Throughout the years, Cannon’s partner count has skyrocketed.

With that being said, let’s review the following:

April 2011: Monroe & Moroccan Scott Cannon

In 2011, Cannon was married to the pop star, Mariah Carey. The two were married for 6 years and had twins, Monroe and Moroccan Scott Cannon.

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February 2017: Golden Sagon Cannon

In 2017, Cannon had his third child with Brittany Bell, and from there they had their child, Golden Sagon Cannon.

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December 2020: Powerful Queen Cannon

2020 rolled around, which led Brittany Bell and Cannon to have their second child together [Cannon’s 4th child], Powerful Queen Cannon.

Via Instagram @missbbell

June 2021: Zion Mixolydian & Zillion Heir Cannon

In 2021, Cannon welcomed his second pair of twins Zion Mixolydian and Zillion Heir Cannon with DJ, Abby De La Rosa.

Via Instagram @hiabbydelarose

June 2021: Zen Scott Cannon

2021 welcomed another child into Cannon’s life, The Masked Singer Host and Alyssa Scott welcomed their baby, Zen Scott Cannon to the world. It was later on in the year when the couple announced that Zen had passed away due to brain cancer.

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June 2022: Legendary Love Cannon

In 2022, Cannon and real estate agent, Bre Tiesi welcomed their child, Legendary Love Cannon to the world.


September 2022: Onyx Ice Cole Cannon

Cannon and LaNisha Cole welcomed their baby, Onyx Ice Cole Cannon to the world.


September 2022: Rise Messiah Cannon

Brittany Bell and Cannon had another child together, welcoming their second boy to the mix, Rise Messiah Cannon.

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November 2022: Beautiful Zepplin Cannon

Nick Cannon and Abby De La Rosa had their third child together, Beautiful Zepplin Cannon.

Via Instagram @hiabbydelarosa

December 2022: Halo Marie Cannon

Cannon’s most recent addition, Halo Marie Cannon was born in December 2022 with Alyssa Scott.


Published By: HOLR Magazine