Hollywood actor Nick Cannon may really be out on the market for a new woman after accidentally getting caught up in a recent interview when asked about what he seeks in love interests.

In a recent interview, Cannon’s comments suggested he is single and ready to mingle.

So what does Cannon want in a woman, now that it looks like he might be single again? “I like a strong woman. I like somebody that knows what they want. Getting right to it, that makes a lot of sense for me, so I welcome that…or welcomed that,” he said, correcting himself when he realized that, woops he’s still technically married. (Hello Beautiful)

Model Brittany Dailey recently jumped on her social media to put an immediate stop to Cannon dating gossip.

“Let me just address this right now.. I’ve never had an inappropriate relationship with Nick, never been in a room alone with Nick.,” she tweeted August 27.

“He’s my boss and a friend, that’s it. Idk where this rumor is coming from. That’s some crazy sh*t.. Smh.” (Brittany Dailey)

Rumors about Cannon and his “Wild ‘N Out” dancer bubbled online earlier this week.

Daily starred as a “Wild ‘N Out” girl on seasons five and six of the hit MTV(2) improv show. According to the infamous gossip webloid MediaTakeOut.com, things recently got hot-and-steamy between this exotic beauty and the 33-year-old rapper both on AND off set. According to the report, Cannon is currently paying for a “posh love nest” for his latest mistress. (M Starz)

Cannon and estranged R&B wife Mariah Carey have reportedly been living apart for the past few months.

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon separated back in May — and are living apart … and we’re told divorce lawyers have been negotiating a property settlement and custody agreement for months and the divorce is “a done deal.” Sources connected with the couple tell TMZ … Mariah and Nick have been living in separate houses in NYC since May. He sees the kids but that’s the extent of their contact. (TMZ)