• Monroe Cannon is a nine-year-old daughter of singers Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon.
• She is being raised alongside her twin brother in Los Angeles and is motivated by her mother to pursue singing.
• Nick Cannon is an American actor, comedian, and TV host who has released several albums and appeared in many movies and TV series.
• Mariah Carey is an American singer and actress known for her vocal range of five octaves and 15 albums.
• Mariah is a philanthropist and founded Camp Mariah which has been attended by numerous underprivileged children.


Who is Monroe Cannon?

Monroe Cannon was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 30 April 2011 – her zodiac sign is Taurus and she holds American nationality. She is probably only known for being the daughter of the famous singer Mariah Carey, and the American actor and comedian Nick Cannon.

Childhood and education

Monroe is being raised alongside her twin brother Moroccan Scott in Los Angeles – she was named after the late actress Marilyn Monroe, while her brother was named after the Moroccan-style room in which Nick proposed to Mariah.

Monroe’s parents married in a private ceremony attended by their wide circle of friends and family on 30 April 2008.

Before Nick, Mariah was married to Tommy Mottola from 5 June 1993 to 2 December 2000, while she was also in a three-year relationship with Mexican singer Luis Miguel. In 2016, Mariah and Nick divorced, and Nick went on to date American model Brittany Bell, who gave birth to their son Golden ‘Sago’ Cannon on 21 February 2017. Mariah has since dated James Packer, an Australian billionaire, and American choreographer Bryan Tanaka, but as of late 2020 she is allegedly single.

Monroe and her brother are living with their mother, while they also often see their father.

Hobbies and interests

Monroe is apparently very energetic, and spends most of her free time outdoors playing with her friends, however, she doesn’t really have much free time, as she is attending a singing school as well as practicing her acting skills at a local theatre. Monroe was motivated by her mother to practice singing, and it didn’t take long for her to become enamoured – Monroe is hoping to one day became a famous singer, just like her mother.

She often watches Disney movies, with some of her favorites being “How To Train Your Dragon”, “Despicable Me” and “Wall-E”, while she has also watched several live action films, with her favorite being the comedy starring Jim Carrey entitled “Bruce Almighty”.

Age and net worth

Monroe is nine years old. She has long curly brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 4ft 5ins (1.33m) and she weighs around 60lbs (28kgs). As of October 2020, her mother’s net worth has been estimated at over $400 million, while her father’s net worth is reputedly over $60 million.

Who is Nick Cannon?

Nicholas Scott Cannon was born in San Diego, California USA, on 8 October 1980 – his zodiac sign is Libra and he holds American nationality. Nick gained recognition after hosting his own comedy “The Nick Cannon Show”, which aired from 12 January 2002 to 22 February 2003.

He was raised in a rough neighborhood ruled by gangs, and was himself a member of the street gang Lincoln Park Bloods – he has stated in an interview that he was mostly raised by his grandfather, as his father spent most of his time working. Nick attended Monte Vista High School at which he was physically active as he did track and field.

After losing one of his closest friends, he left his gang and focused on his career. He launched his singing career in 1999 after joining the rap group Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad, then in 2003, he went solo, with the release of his debut self-titled album. His first mixtape came out on 6 December 2011 entitled “Child of the Corn”, while his second mixtape “The Gospel of Ike Turn Up: My Side of the Story” was released on 16 November 2016.

Nick might be known better for his career as a TV host. He first attracted attention for hosting the comedy show “Wild N’ Out”, while some of the other shows he has hosted include “Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest”, “Caught on Camera with Nick Cannon”, and “The Masked Singer”. He was also the host of the musical competition series “America’s Got Talent”, from 2009 to 2016.

Nick has appeared in many movies too, with some of the most popular being the 2002 science fiction comedy “Men in Black II”, the 2009 psychological thriller “The Killing Room”, and the 2016 drama “King of the Dancehall” which he also directed.

He’s also appeared in many TV serie,s including a 2000 episode of the sitcom “The Parkers”, several 2011 episodes of the sitcom “Up All Night”, and a few 2014 episodes of the police procedural comedy “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”.

Who is Mariah Carey?

Mariah Carey was born in Huntington, New York State, USA, on 27 March 1969 – her zodiac sign is Aries and she holds American nationality. She is particularly recognized for her vocal range of five octaves, and became famous after the release of her self-titled debut album in 1990.

She was raised alongside her two older siblings by their mother Patricia who was an opera singer, and their father Alfred Roy Carey who was an aeronautical engineer.

Mariah Carey

The family had many problems because Patricia was white and Alfred was black – their neighbors poisoned their dog and set their car on fire, problems which eventually led to Mariah’s parents’ divorce. Mariah attended Harborfields High School, at which she started singing and writing poetry.

After the head of Columbia Records, Tommy Mottola, heard Mariah’s demo tape, he signed her to his agency, and her debut album topped the Billboard 200 Chart, holding its position for over three months. She released her second album, “Emotions” on 17 September 1991, but rejected going on tour because she was scared of performing on stage in front of thousands of people.

Mariah has now released 15 albums, eight compilation albums and a single remix album, and has also released 72 singles.

She launched her acting career in 2001, with her starring role in the musical drama movie “Glitter”, and has since appeared in over 20 movies and TV series, some of which are the 2008 action black comedy movie “You Don’t Mess with the Zohan”, the 2016 comedy “Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping”, and the 2017 comedy movie “Girls Trip”.

Mariah is a philanthropist who has worked with various charitable organizations, such as Fresh Air Fund, Make-A-Wish Foundation and Police Athletic League of New York City. She founded Camp Mariah which in the past 20 years has been attended by numerous underprivileged children, while it has been reported that children who have been to Mariah’s camp have achieved better grades at school than their peers.

Mariah has been criticized for singing for the family of Muammar Gaddafi, the late Libyan dictator, at his 2008 New Year’s Party – she later stated that she felt embarrassed, and should never have sung for the Gaddafi family.

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