Nick Cannon’s 5-month-old son Zen dies of brain tumor

Nick Cannon announced Tuesday that his 5-month-old son Zen died of a brain tumor over the weekend. 

The TV host made the tragic announcement on his show, “Nick Cannon.” via a youtube video.

Zen was Cannon’s seventh and youngest child of model Alyssa Scott delivered in june of 2021.

In the video via his twitter page

“Over the weekend, I lost my youngest son to a condition called hydrocephalus that is pretty much a malignant, midline brain tumor — brain cancer,” Cannon said. Hydrocephalus is characterized by an abnormal increase in the amount of fluid on the brain.


Nick Cannon said he found the fluid in Zen’s brain caused it to expand and Doctors discovered the malignant tumor, and Zen underwent surgery to drain the fluid.

Zen’s condition worsened around Thanksgiving. Ultimately, it was cancer in the brain. The tumor began to grow a lot faster,” Cannon said.

The Mother of Nick Cannon Alyssa Scott took to her Instagram Story to share a photos and videos of Zen asleep.

Alyssa Scott Instagram
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