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This Thursday, March 28 at 9PM ET/6PM PT, Dave and Stuart will analyze the competition, and are looking to you to voice your opinion and heat up the conversation!
This week, we'll be interviewing top 9 finalist and country pop singer Paul Jolley, who will talk about his experience on the show.
There’s diva behavior and then there’s Nicki Minaj showing up late to a live taping of “American Idol.” She had a good excuse though… L.A. traffic!Host Ryan Seacrest kept the energy up, telling the audience to “keep the energy going for three of your four judges” and asking the panel, “Which one of you judges gave Nicki the wrong directions to the studio today?” and “Who drained the fuel from her car?”
Carey told “Extra's” Terri Seymour, “Somebody stepped on the back of the dress on the way here so I changed into a Monique Lhuillier moment."
“American Idol” judge Nicki Minaj is blasting plastic surgery rumors, telling “Extra’s” Renee Bargh, “I’ve never had surgery on my face.”The “Pink Friday” singer credits cosmetics for her ever-changing look, explaining, “When people see my makeup they think all types of crazy things that I'm doing to my skin, but it's makeup.”
The competition heated up on “American Idol” Wednesday night as the sudden death rounds began in Las Vegas. Ten contestants took the stage, but only five made it through to the upcoming Hollywood sing-off.
Judge Mariah Carey told “Extra's" Terri Seymour, “I hated having to let certain people go. It’s so hard.”
Jackson explained, “What it means is that 10 people sing and five people have to go that night.” Carey added, “What they're up against is incredibly difficult, and I don't envy them because I like had to learn how to perform on TV, you know, on ‘Arsenio Hall.’”
FOX's “American Idol” kicked off Wednesday night with a whole lotta drama between feuding judges Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj. After months of gossip about the dueling singers, the audience got to see firsthand just how much they hate each other. Oh, and there were some contestants auditioning too, but we’ll get to that later.
“Extra’s” Mario Lopez caught up with new “American Idol” judge Keith Urban and wife Nicole Kidman at the Golden Globes, where the singing star dished on the upcoming season.