Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon have been rumoured to be having marital problems yesterday, but out of nowhere hubby Nick Cannon has come out and confirmed they are on the verge of splitting. The beautiful couple who have twins, Moroccan and Monroe have been together for over 4 years now. The split up is said to be caused by Mariah’s jealous tendencies, even going ahead to hiring security to keep women away from Nick at his Las Vegas pool party gigs. According to TMZ, The pop Diva and her 12 year junior husband had actually split since May this year and the only thing keeping them together, where there kids. The divorce is said to have been caused by Nick, when he went on popular hip hop radio programme Big Boy’s radio show in March and named five celebs he’d slept with, including Kim Kardashian — and Mariah did not take to that well, feeling humiliated over the whole thing. The rapper/producer is said to be angry with Mariah’s yes men she has around her, he says she is not used to someone telling her no, so when he does as a husband it turns to a great problem. Nick has also said that he’s made $75 million for the family in the last three years. after Mariah complained about his work ethics. Well today Cannon told The Insider With Yahoo. “We have been living in separate houses for a few months.” Mariah Carey is an internationally known Superstar, who had success in th 90 and 2000′s with lovely ballads and love songs also joining the Pop scene later on. Nick on the other hand is just a pure talent, he could rap, sing, be a commedien and also is an Actor and a respected film producer in Hollywood.