Radio presenter Nick still thinks Kim is a 'great girl'

Mariah Carey‘s husband Nick Cannon has alleged that he broke up with Kim Kardashian because she lied to him about having a sex tape.

The presenter dated Kim, 32, from September 2006 to January 2007 but says he wouldn’t have been so quick to end things if she’d come clean.

‘This was my issue. We talked about this tape… and she told me there was no tape,’ says Nick, 32.

‘If she might have been honest with me I might have tried to hold her down and be like: “That was before me,” because she is a great girl.’

Kim – who’s now loved-up with Kanye West – made the intimate video with ex-boyfriend Ray J in 2003 and it was leaked four years later.

Despite their trust issues, Nick still has respect for his former flame.

‘She’s actually one of the nicest people you’ll ever meet. But the fact that she lied and told there was no tape?’ Nick tells the Howard Stern Show.

‘I think she’s a great businesswoman if you ask me.’

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