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Mariah to 'Idol'

I Was Told There'd Be

NO Nicki Minaj

8/21/2012 2:30 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Mariah Carey: "Hello, who's calling Mariah?"
American Idol: Hi, Ms. Carey! Sorry to bother you, but we umm ... well, we want the much younger Nicki Minaj to sit next to you at the judges' tab--((dial tone)) Hello? Hello??

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46.

Blacknwild    

I AM BLACK AND I'D BE THE 1ST TO SAY NONE OF US ARE CHECKING FOR THIS B*TCH. She is a self hater her only black fans are stupid 15 year old nappyheads with no guidance and white people. She wants to be white. Hence Blonde wigs,fake english accent,and lady gaga costumes. Her music is trash and if you like it do me a favor,look over ya shoulder and kick yo self in the azz.. Mariah is a REAL singer. Nikki MiNAG is an annoying little ghetto whore who doesnt know if she wants to rap/do pop.She's horrible at both. She always calls herself barbie. The 1st barbie was white. Hopefully this grease bag offs herself if shes rejected for this idiol thing

731 days ago
47.

Niccola    

Nikki Minaj? Really? What does that bubble butt skank know about talent? Guess no one else wanted the job, way to scrape the bottom of the barrel, AI.

731 days ago
48.

phia    

How come this nicki person is famous?

Mariah has sold alot of records and won Grammys,what has minaj done to be considered worthy of being an American Idol judge?

730 days ago
49.

Clyde    

If American Idol adds Nikki Minaj or that microphone stealer Coney West " I WILL STOP WATCHING IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" Come on WHY? THEY are NOWAY of any star caliber to sit next to Miriah!!
!!!!!!!!!!! Put at least an "American" Country or Broardway Star on!!!!!!

730 days ago
50.

Marie Jones    

Now you know those two divas are not going to make it on the panel together. Mariah should be given the respect that JLo got, because of the two she has been a star for much longer! Do not care about the other one being younger. She has no real talent just a large, fake butt! What is the world coming to?

730 days ago
51.

LINDA GENSINGER    

Im glad she is not on board.. when u have a judge on idol , they need to have talent. she does not!!!

730 days ago
52.

Darlene    

So bye bye to Mariah - - for heavens sake she is that insecure!?

730 days ago
53.

Mike    

I actually believe Mariah will refuse to let non talent into the competition!

I believe she would be harder then Skowell

730 days ago
54.

Jae Russel    

lol

730 days ago
55.

Ben from Baltmore    

The reason that Mariah wanted somebody else at the judges table was due to the fact that Nicki isn't experienced enough to be a judge on a singing competition show and Nicki uses autotune's robot effect to hide the fact that she can't sing and Mariah knows it. Mariah has been in the music business since 1991, Nicki has only been around since 2012. Big difference.

730 days ago
56.

DonPepe1972    

Mariah Thumbs up, Nicki Thumbs down!

730 days ago
57.

Pat Van Alders    

I don't blame Mariah! Nicki is ONE BIG JOKE! She looks like a Snow Cone, & acts like a clown!

730 days ago
58.

sassy92xox    

im so fed up with idol........

730 days ago
59.

sucks2bu    

i think its funny ppl are getting worked up tryin to defend mariah smh of course she wouldnt want to sit next to the chick whos on top ( not that i like nikki i dont ) and mariah has been always will be a diva who wants all eyes on her the fact is its about the contestants thats who ppl should be watching and listening to not mariah not nikki

730 days ago
60.

TexasBlonde    

American Idol is out of its ever loving mind if they hire Minage. It is really supposed to be a family oriented and wholesome show. There is no way she should be on it. If I was Mariah I would tell producers to burn my contract if she is a judge.

730 days ago
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