Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon
ESSENCE.COM May, 01, 2009

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Conde Nast Media Group’s 5th Anniversary of Fashion Rocks – After Party
NEW YORKSEPTEMBER 05: Singer Mariah Carey and rapper Nick Cannon attend the Conde Nast Media Group’s Fifth Annual Fashion Rocks after party at the Rainbow Room on September 5, 2008 in New York City.

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Canadian Idol Season 6 Finale with Performance by Mariah Carey
TORONTOSEPTEMBER 10: Mariah Carey with husband Nick Cannon at the Canadian Idol Season 6 Finale on September 10, 2008 at the John Bassett Theatre in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage)
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10 Sep 2008

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Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon attend a Halloween party at Marquee on October 30, 2008 in New York City.

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mariah Carey and Nick Cannon attend the launch of Le Metier De Beaute cosmetics at Bergdorf Goodman on October 23, 2008 in New York City.

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Actors and singers Mariah Carey (L) and Nick Cannon visit the “Late Show With David Letterman” at the Ed Sullivan Theater on November 9, 2009 in New York City.

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Always a stunning pair, Mariah dazzles in a royal blue gown at the 2010 Academy Awards, while Nick looks debonair in a smooth tux.

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Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon attends the 2009 New York Film Festival’s screening of “Precious” at Alice Tully Hall on October 3, 2009 in New York City.

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Mariah Carey and husband Nick Cannon Leave the Dorchester Hotel on November 15, 2009 in London, England.

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Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon and Oprah winfrey attend The Oprah Winfrey Show: Fridays Live From New York at Rumsey Playfield on September 18, 2009 in New York City.

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Mariah Carey poses with the Soul/Rhythm & Blues Music Favorite Album Award for ìE=MC2î with Nick Cannon backstage at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2008.

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Nick Cannon first met Mariah Carey when he presented her with the Choice Music R&B Artist award at the 2005 Teen Choice Awards. He was smitten from the start but the two kept things friendly for years before deciding to give their love a try.

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Chart-topper Mariah Carey and comedian Nick Cannon shocked the world when they confirmed they were dating in 2008. The couple continues to wow doubters with their sweet kisses.

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We’ve watched them fall in love and celebrate their affection for each other throughout these past few years. We’re so excited that Mimi and Nick making taking the next step into parenthood. We wish them all the best!

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Always hand-in-hand, Nick and Mariah look like they’re ready to take on the world.

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Carey and Cannon get close at the launch of VEVO, at Skylight Studio in New York City on December 8, 2009 in New York City. We bet their baby will be just as adorable as they are.

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A beautiful Mariah gets closer than close with hubby before the Grammy nominations concert in December, 2008.

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Mariah enjoys a kiss from her boo during a performance at the 2008 American Music Awards.

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Mrs. Cannon is all smiles backstage with her hubby at the 2008 World Music Awards.

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A cheesing Nick is glued to his lovely wife at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival for the premiere of her film “Precious.”

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The coordinating lovebirds take in some shopping in Aspen. We wonder if they’ll dress their baby just like them.

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The couple enjoys a little crisp Aspen, Colorado, weather. Nick totes the family pup. Before this trip, Mr. Cannon recently told he was ready to start a family. Now he has! Congratulations Mariah and Nick.

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Mariah (in her signature red) and Nick attend the Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Shane Mosley Welterweight Fight in Las Vegas.


These two like to have fun together. Mariah lays back in the cut while Nick rocks a party at an industry event. They’ll make great playmates for their little one.

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For their first wedding anniversary on April 30, 2009, Nick surprised Mariah with a video of their tender moments at a big bash in Vegas. Aaaawwwww.

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Mariah and Nick are one of the most fashionable couples on the scene. Here, they arrive at The Dorchester in London in style. We can’t wait to see what they’ll dress their little girl or boy in.

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Nick makes sure Mariah is comfy after partying at The Eldridge nightclub in New York City on June 24, 2009. We love how Nick is so attentive to his wifey.

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These two were all over each other on June 4, 2009, at a Fresh Air Fund event at NYC’s Tavern on the Green. We’re sure they’ll be doting over their new baby just like this.

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Mariah and Nick attend their 2008 Halloween Eve Costume Party in New York City as cookies and milk.

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Mariah and Nick show their appreciation for each other no matter who’s around. The husband and wife smooch during a live taping of The Oprah Winfrey Show in New York City on September 18, 2009.

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Nick and Mariah take their eyes off of each other for just a moment to pose for a picture at Los Angeles premiere of “Precious.” As for getting these two to keep their hands off of each other, that might be asking too much.

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Mariah Carey shows her husband some love on the red carpet of the 2009 UNICEF Snowflake Ball at Cipriani 42nd Street on December 2, 2009 in New York City.

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As Mariah and Nick arrive in Japan for a 2008 awards show they stop to show off their his and hers bling.

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The lovebirds get kissy for the camera at a New Year’s Eve celebration at M2 Ultra Lounge in New York City. They’re going to give their baby lots of love.

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Nick helped his wife with her long white dress at the People’s Choice Awards at the Nokia Theatre, L.A. on January 6, 2010. What a guy! We’re sure he’ll make a great dad.

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Nick Cannon takes his leading lady out for a night on the town.

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Mariah and Nick stay dry and look fresh on a rainy red-carpet at the Golden Globe Awards on January 18, 2010.

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Nick is so in love with Mariah. Just look at the way he stares at her.

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At the 2010 Screen Actor’s Guild Award show, Nick Cannon supports his wife, who was a SAG Award nominee that night.

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Always a stunning pair, Mariah dazzles in a royal blue gown at the 2010 Academy Awards, while Nick looks debonair in a smooth tux.

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Happy parents to be Nick and Mariah glow on the red carpet in 2010.

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Mariah and Nick welcomed a twin daughter and son on April 30th, 2011, their wedding anniversary.

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Brand new parents Nick and Mariah are spotted leaving the hospital with the twins in May 2011.

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April 30, 2011 became more than their anniversary when the happy couple welcomed twins Monroe and Moroccan Scott. It’s also the day they tied the knot back in 2008. “My wife just gave me the most incredible anniversary gift ever in life! I won’t ever be able to top this!” proud dad Nick Cannon tweeted. The couple debuted the twins for the first time on 20/20 six months later and launched the website

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Even on Halloween, proud parents Nick and Mariah refused to leave their twins’ side. This is family photo perfection.

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Mariah Carey and husband Nick Cannon arrive at the 2012 BET Honors in Washington DC

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Mariah and Nick bring their son Moroccan Scott Cannon on stage at the BET Honors 2012.

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Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon as seen carrying their twins in New York City.

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On Friday, April 27th, Mariah and Nick renewed their vows during a romantic ceremony in Paris. It’s their tradition to do so every year. We just can’t get enough of this lovey-dovey pair. How sweet!

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The lovebirds are spotted leaving Plaza Athénée Hotel in Paris after renewing their vows over the weekend in honor of the fourth wedding anniversary.