It seems to be like Nick Cannon has a transparent “Vision of Love” — and it entails his ex-wife, Mariah Carey. The Wild ‘N Out host released his new single, “Alone,” on Valentine’s Day, and he doesn’t maintain again his feelings for the pop star on the monitor.
“‘Alone’ is an ode to Nick Cannon’s ex-wife Mariah Carey,” reads a press launch concerning the track obtained by Us Weekly. “Sampled from Mariah Carey’s ‘Love Takes Time,’ Nick speaks to his feelings then and now.”
The rapper, 41, additionally defined by way of Twitter on Monday, February 14, that he “had to come Raw from the heart on this one.”
The tune opens with a clip of Carey’s 1990 ballad. “I had it all / But I let it slip away,” the long-lasting vocalist, 52, sings on the nostalgic hit. “I don’t want to be alone.” After Cannon echoes the refrain, he raps, “I say I’m cool when I know I miss it / I’d trade it all for the case / If I could have you back / If I could go back to where we started at.”
Still, the Masked Singer host is aware of their romance will not be meant to be, significantly as a result of the Glitter actress has been together with her boyfriend, Bryan Tanaka, for years, and Cannon, who’s dad to seven youngsters, is admittedly working by means of his difficult relationship life after having 4 kids by three girls in lower than a year.
“As much as I want you back / It’s probably better where you at,” the Drumline actor raps. “‘Cause I’m still running the streets / I’m still all in the sheets / Having babies, models and singers and actresses saying they pregnant by me.”
Carey and Cannon are dad and mom to 10-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe. The comic can also be father to Golden, 4, and Powerful Queen, 13 months, with Brittany Bell; twin sons Zillion and Zion, born in June 2021, with Abby De La Rosa, and late son Zen with Alyssa Scott. (Zen died from a brain tumor at 5 months previous in December 2021.) The former Nickelodeon star additionally has a baby on the best way with Bre Tiesi.
Though the entertainers might not share the identical romantic emotions, Carey and Cannon have had love and respect for one another since calling it quits in 2014.
“Mariah and Nick are really great coparents and have a good relationship [and] friendship now,” a supply advised Us in January when talking on the hitmaker’s emotions about her ex-husband’s information he’s about to change into a dad for the eighth time. “So any time Nick has exciting news to share, she’s just happy for him. They’re in a good place and they’re supportive of each other no matter what.”
Cannon himself gushed concerning the “Always Be My Baby” artist to Us in 2018. “That’s my homegirl. Always will be. Whatever she does, that’s Mariah Carey,” he advised Us on the time. “She can do no wrong in my book.”
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