Nick Cannon Confirms Separation From Mariah Carey

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 13:  Nick Cannon arrives at Bud Light's ultimate FIFA World Cup viewing party on July 13, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for Bud Light)

Nick Cannon Confirms Separation From Mariah Carey

Host admits there's "trouble in paradise" for the couple.

Published August 21, 2014

Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey are indeed separated, the Real Husbands of Hollywood star confirmed on Thursday. One day after reports surfaced that the couple of six years are headed for a split, Cannon tells The Insider that he and his wife have been living apart for some time.

"There is trouble in paradise," Cannon, 33, told The Insider of his marriage to the Grammy-winning pop diva. "We have been living in separate houses for a few months."

While Cannon wouldn't elaborate on the cause of their separation, he did dismiss the idea that his rumored infidelity was a factor. The actor/comedian/host also added, "my main focus is my kids."

Cannon and Carey tied the knot in a surprise ceremony in the Bahamas in 2008 after less than a month of dating. The couple have two children, twins Morroccan and Monroe. is your #1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

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(Photo: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for Bud Light)

Written by Evelyn Diaz


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