Nick Cannon Landed New Gig As The Morning Radio Host For L.A.’s Power 106

It looks like Nick Cannon is once again putting his radio hosting and producing skills to good use.

The comedian has just joined LA’s #1 hip hop station, Power 106, to launch his very own morning show “Nick Cannon Mornings.”

Nick Cannon is holding a microphone on stage of America's Got Talent.
Nick Cannon on ‘America’s Got Talent’ | NBC

With so many different titles under Nick Cannon’s belt, his radio show hosting gig just proves this comedian is definitely a force to be reckoned with.

This will be added to his long list of endeavors

Nick Cannon is a jack of all trades and him becoming a morning radio show host will just add to his long list of business ventures.

Cannon, will be joining Power 106, LA’s #1 hip hop station, as the morning show’s main host and producer.

The morning show, which will be called, “Nick Cannon Mornings – Power 106 #1 for Hip Hop,” launches on Monday, June 17, and will air daily from 5 AM — 10 AM.

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Nick Cannon |(Photo by Gary Gershoff/WireImage)

Cannon and his radio show are being represented by Southern California’s largest minority-owned Media Company, Meruelo Media, and they are thrilled to be working with this entertainment powerhouse.

“Nick is the quintessential entertainer and content creator who will take our media game to the next level,” said Otto Padron, President, and COO of Meruelo Media, “His tremendous success across television, film, and music is testimony of his unique talent, work ethic and impeccable reputation.”  Otto concluded, “Nick is the absolute right talent to start our mornings on Power 106 – this is an incredible match and we’re fortunate to have him on our family!”

Already being a comedian, actor, producer, rapper, writer, philanthropist, children’s book author, and activist, and television host, Nick Cannon is the perfect person to take on another project such as this one.

Nick’s career as an entertainer has come full circle

Landing your own radio show is a pretty big deal, especially in the entertainment industry.

Many people who host their own radio shows have maintained very successful careers and Nick Cannon is no different.

After spending more than 20 years in the industry, all of Cannon’s hard work has led him to this pivotal moment in his life.

“It’s honestly a dream come true. One of my first jobs was interning at a radio station in Southern California (San Diego),” Nick shared with Variety. “I’ve been coming to Power since 15, so to be here and now have my own morning show host is crazy. … I can’t wait to get out, connect with the people, do some events, really be in the city in a real way.

With Nick Cannon also being the embodiment of African American culture, hosting one of the top hip-hop radio shows was his calling.

“Power 106 is one of the most substantial fixtures in our Hip Hop culture that has proven time and time again that they are #1 and not going anywhere! Los Angeles is used to star players joining star franchises! I’m just honored for the opportunity to make our community and Culture proud. All I can say is it’s Ncredible!” Nick said in Meruelo Media’s press release.

As a music business curator and label head of Ncredible Entertainment, Nick Cannon is continuing to put his talents to good use and we can’t wait to see this new business venture take his career to new heights.