American Idol season 12's first theme night was a tough one for the top 10 finalists. It forced them into doing something many never want Idol hopeful to do: perform songs by or performed by past Idol winners. It just begs Idol bloggers and viewers to make unfair comparisons. (Hey, they begged us to
American Idol viewers got to see the headline-making drama (the very edited version anyway) that happened between Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj at the Charlotte, North Carolina auditions when they finally aired this week. When Minaj dropped by Jimmy Kimmel Live for an interview and to perform, the
On the eve of her debut as one of the new judges on season 12 premiere of American Idol, Nicki Minaj hit the Ellen DeGeneres show to chat all about her new gig. Of course, that meant once again addressing her highly-publicized feud with fellow Idol judge Mariah Carey. "It was just two big ol'