Nick Cannon has opened up about the guilt he feels for not being able to spend enough time with his 11 children.
“The Masked Singer” host, 42, who is expecting his 12th child with model Alyssa Scott, discussed balancing his career and fatherhood during a recent episode of the Paramount+ series “The Check-Up With Dr. David Angus.” Share your thoughts on the difficulty of doing. ,
The comedian admitted, “As a father of many children, it is always my biggest fault that I do not spend enough time with all my children.”
He continued, “One ’cause I’m constantly working and two because I’m just spread too thin.”
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The television personality shares 11-year-old twins Monroe and Moroccan with his ex-wife Mariah Carey. Cannon shares sons Golden, 5, and Rhys, 11 weeks, and daughter Powerful, 24 months, with Brittany Bell.
Abby De La Rosa and Cannon are parents to daughter Beautiful, 1-month-old and 18-month-old twins Zion and Zillian. The former Wild N’ Out host shares 5-month-old son Legendary with model Bre Tiesi and 5-month-old daughter Onyx with LaNisha Cole.
Last December, Cannon and Scott’s first child, son Zane, tragically died of brain cancer at the age of 5 months.
While appearing on “Check-up with Dr. David Angus”, Cannon explained why he did not want his late son Zane to undergo chemotherapy after he was diagnosed with brain cancer shortly after his birth .
“Seeing my son hooked up to all those machines – and he had to go in for shunts two or three times, and it was heartbreaking each time – even in such a short amount of time, I couldn’t imagine what he’d have to go through.” Chemo,” added Cannon.
The singer admitted that he underwent a form of chemotherapy to treat lupus and that he “couldn’t imagine” that a newborn baby would be going through the same thing.
“I knew how that process goes, as a full grown man,” Cannon said. “I wouldn’t even call it pain. It sucked everything out of you. I couldn’t imagine what else that would do to a newborn.”
Canon shares a tribute to Zen On the one year anniversary of his death.
She wrote in the caption, “I can’t believe it’s been one year since the most difficult day of my life. Such a painful anniversary. Losing a child is the heaviest, darkest and most depressing experience I’ve ever had.” I won’t be able to forget.” Post.
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“There is a mixture of guilt, pain and sadness that I suppress everyday. I am far from perfect and often fall short and make decisions in my life that are many questions, but anyone who knows me knows my heart I love hard, I love big and I love with all my heart and soul and I want my little man to feel more of that love than he did when he was here on earth.
Last month, Scott revealed that she and Cannon were expecting their second child together on Instagram, writing, “It’s been a miracle and a blessing.”
She later shared the delivery date of the baby in another Instagram post. Along with a picture in which Scott is seen caressing her baby bump, she wrote, “Earthbound DECEMBER 2022.”
Lauryn Overholtz of Fox News Digital contributed to this report.
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