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"American Idol" Feud Continues Between Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj

Posted Thursday May 2, 2013 2:00 PM GMT

Since the start of the start of "American Idol's" current season Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey butted heads, and it appears the two are far from a permanent reconciliation.

Just hours after Wednesday's (May 1) heated argument with the "Hero" songstress, Miss Minaj took the Twitterverse this morning (May 2) and tweeted about Mariah's insults.


Jennifer Lopez to Perform on "American Idol" Finale

Posted Tuesday April 30, 2013 11:15 PM GMT

Though she is no longer on the show as a judge, Jennifer Lopez may be returning to perform during the show's two night finale.

According to a report by E! on Tuesday (April 30), the “On the Floor” songstress will belt out one of her hit tunes during one of the final shows, which are slated for May 15 and 16.


Carrie Underwood Rocks “American Idol”: Watch Here!

Posted Friday April 5, 2013 9:50 AM GMT

She’s one of the hottest performing artists in the world, and Carrie Underwood made a return to her roots last night (April 4) on “American Idol.”

The “Blown Away” country songstress looked drop-dead gorgeous as she took the stage to perform her brand new hit single “See You Again.”


Nicki Minaj: Late Arrival for "Idol"

Posted Wednesday March 13, 2013 11:30 PM GMT

The show must go on, even when one of its stars is late, as Nicki Minaj was on Wednesday night's (March 13) “Amercian Idol.”

Ready to start the live top ten competition, host Ryan Seacrest told the crowd the “Pound the Alarm” songstress was stuck in traffic.


“American Idol” Top 10 Finalists Celebrate at The Grove

Posted Friday March 8, 2013 1:55 PM GMT

The competition is getting more and more fierce with each week that passes, and last night (March 7) “American Idol” feted their Season 12 Top 10 contestants at The Grove.

Mariah Carey, Keith Urban, and Randy Jackson all showed up at the West Hollywood shindig and posed for fans and press before heading inside.


Mariah Carey & Nicki Minaj Talk “American Idol” Eliminations

Posted Thursday February 21, 2013 1:30 PM GMT

They had to send five female contestants packing on “American Idol” this week, and Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj had a difficult time saying goodbye.

The “Always Be My Baby” songstress told press, “I hated it. Everybody was talented and different. There were some special people we had to get rid of.”


Kelly Clarkson Tops Forbes' List of Top-Earning "American Idol" Contestants

Posted Wednesday January 30, 2013 5:46 PM GMT

Beating out contestants from ten other seasons, Kelly Clarkson topped Forbes' list of top-earning "American Idol" contestants.

From May 2011 to May 2012, the "Stronger" singer earned about $8 million, far surpassing the following two who tied for the second spot, Carrie Underwood and Chris Daughtry, who each took in $5 million.


Nicki Minaj Storms off "American Idol" Set

Posted Thursday January 24, 2013 12:00 AM GMT

Fans waiting for a big blow up between “American Idol” judges Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey got their wish on Wednesday's episode (January 23).

The much-anticipated spectacle occurred when Ms. Carey, along with co-judges Randy Jackson and Keith Urban, began questioning contestant Summer Cunningham on her interest in country music.