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American Idol is minus another judge.
With Randy Jackson having official resigned his post and Jennifer Hudson reportedly on the way, Mariah Carey made it official today:
She has left the series after one season.
“W/ global success of ‘#Beautiful’ (#1 in 30+ countries so far) @MariahCarey confirms world tour & says goodbye 2 Idol,” read a message from Carey’s publicists PMK-BNC that the singer re-Tweeted shortly thereafter.
“Mariah Carey is a true global icon — one of the most accomplished artists on the planet — and we feel extremely fortunate that she was able to bring herMore >
Ah, live television and Mariah Carey.
As many American Idol viewers found out this season, these can make for a dangerous combination.
During an appearance today on Good Morning America, the singer first complained about being awake at the early hour of 8:30.
She then suffered a mini wardrobe malfunction when the back of her Donatella Versace popped and her handlers scrambled to keep her breasts in place. Watch Lara Spencer try to work through the craziness now:Mariah Carey Wardrobe Malfunction
Later, Carey awkwardly held her mic pack as she crooned “Always Be My Baby andMore >
If the rumors are to believed, Nicki Minaj soon won’t have American Idol as a platform with which she can reach young fans.
She’ll be off the show almost as soon as Season 12 concludes.
But the eccentric singer does cover the latest issue of Teen Vogue, hoping her past experiences can shape the future of many followers out there.
“Every time my parents fought, my mother would have us move and I would have to go to a new school, which meant I’d have to face the task of making new friends,” Nicki said, adding:
“I encountered jealous girls a lot. What it came down to is that theMore >
It’s a busy time for Mariah Carey.
But the superstar still found time to shoot the official music video for her latest single, as “#Beautiful” finds Mariah teaming with Miguel and writing around on a motorcycle.
That’s pretty much the extent of it. Watch the video now:Mariah Carey – “#Beautiful” (Music Video)
Mariah Carey is going all out with her fairytale fantasy ceremony- her fifth time to renew wedding vows with husband Nick Cannon, 32.
Mariah tweeted: ‘Slowly making our way to the freezing cold guests #donthatemebecauseimadiva #cinderella.’
For the celebration, Mariah does a Cinderella and arrives in front of the Magic Kingdom castle in a pumpkin-shaped carriage.
Nick Cannon is dressed as a classic Disney Prince: he stands waiting for his princess with his son Moroccan.
Mariah the bride was with her little princess her two-year-old daughter, Monroe.
To the delight of their children,More >
Much to the chagrin of Fox, it turns out viewers might not want to watch two multi-millionaire recording superstars snipe at each other for two hours straight.
But the ratings for last night’s American Idol premiere fell by 19 percent in comparison to the Season 11 opener, as 17.8 million households tuned in to see Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey go at it.
But did the judges’ feud hinder or enhance your viewing experience? And which new panelist do you like best so far?Nicki More >
Well, alright, alright, alright… Camila Alves and Matthew McConaughey have reason to celebrate tonight! The stars are parents once again!
The couple welcomed its third child into the world today in Austin, Texas, multiple outlets confirm. Few details are available, but we hear it’s a girl.
Either way, the baby joins Vida – who turns 3 next month – and Levi in one of the more attractive families out there.
What a perfect way for McConaughey to wrap up his best-reviewed year in movies to date! Congratulations all around to the expanded family!
Congratulations are in order for Shakira and her boyfriend Gerard Pique! Shakira has given birth to a baby boy!
Pique tweeted the birth announcement Thursday night in Spanish. Translated it said, “Our son has been born! We are very happy! Thanks to all for your messages.”
Shakira served as a mentor on The Voice this fall and Pique is a soccer player for FC Barcelona.
This is the first child for the both parents. Congratulations on the new addition!
Read the original: Shakira Gives Birth to a Baby Boy!
How do celebs spend Thanksgiving in Hollywood? You’d be surprised how most would ditch the lavish catering services for the comfort of homemade Thanksgiving meals with their families. Some do drop the diva attitude and even spend time tackling the turkey in the kitchen.
Jessica Alba hard at work on a Turkey. Her husband Cash Warren posted her pic on Twitter.
PDiddy, a turkey and his mother Janice. The rapper makes sure everything is going fine for their lavish Thanksgiving dinner.
No zombies in her kitchen: Milla Jovovich knows how to kickass and make a good Thanksgiving meal.
A happyMore >
Set your DVR, American Idol fans:
Fox has announced that Season 12 of television’s highest-rated show will debut over two nights in early 2013: Wednesday, January 16 and Thursday, January 17.
The series has also unveiled a new promotional photo, courtesy of E! News, which at least makes it look like Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj are getting along. At least for the 30 seconds it took to snap this picture…
Are you excited for Season 12? Do you believe Mariah and Nicki were ever angry at each other? Or, like Steven Tyler, do you think it was all contrived for PR’s sake?
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Without taking sides, and with an eye toward quieting the critics, American Idol producers have released a statement in regard to this week’s simmering Nicki Minaj vs. Mariah Carey feud.
“This is one of the best, most passionate, dynamic and invested judging panels we’ve ever had,” the producers said in response to Minaj going off on Carey during a taping in Charlotte.
“We love and support all of the judges and the fantastic work they are doing, and we can’t imagine a better group to find the next American Idol.”
If reports are true, Carey and Minaj don’t agree.
The formerMore >
Bristol Palin may say a lot of controversial things – see comments, gay marriage – but it looks like the Dancing with the Stars contestant was disturbingly spot-on this week.
She really is the target of death threats.
TMZ confirms that a package with white powder was sent to CBS studios yesterday, along with a message that read:
This is what will happen to you if Bristol Palin stays on [Dancing with the Stars].
Seriously, people can be messed up.
The powder was determined to be harmless, but law enforcement officials are investigating the situation and treating it like aMore >
On top of cursing Mariah Carey off during a heated exchange on the American Idol set this week, did Nicki Minaj also threaten to murder the pop star?
Yes, according to Barbara Walters. Wait… what?!?
On The View today, the co-host read from notes she took during a conversation with Carey in which the artist alleges “Nicki walked off the set and multiple people heard Nicki say, ‘If I had a gun I would shoot the bitch.’”Barbara Walters Speaks for Mariah Carey
Mariah also told Walters she has hired extra security to protect her from Minaj.
In response, Minaj – who believesMore >
Nicki Minaj is reportedly fuming at producers of American Idol.
On the heels of Tuesday’s much-publicized fight between Minaj and Mariah Carey – in which the former cursed off the latter following their disagreement over a Season 12 hopeful – insiders tell TMZ that the “Spaceship” singer believes show forces are conspiring against her.
Minaj is convinced those behind the scenes are purposely trying to rile her up because they believe an angry Nicki equals an entertaining, highly-rated Nicki.
HOWEVER, TMZ quotes sources who swear everyone associated with Idol trulyMore >
Nick Cannon has weighed in on the Mariah Carey vs. Nicki Minaj feud – and you’ll never guess which side he’s taking.
“My wife is the strongest and classiest woman that I’ve ever met,” Cannon said today on Access Hollywood Live when asked about Minaj going off on Carey during an early Season 12 audition episode.
“If you watch the video, she just maintains her composure… I don’t think she’s moved by the theatrics and pageantry of it all. She signed up to do a job to help young people.”Nicki Minaj Goes Off on Mariah Carey
We’ve posted the video here.
Listen closely to it andMore >