Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj say they won’t be returning to “American Idol.” The pop star’s publicity firm, PMK BNC, tweeted Thursday that Carey isn’t returning to the Fox series and is planning a world tour thanks to the success of her new single, “Beautiful.”
, Oliver M. Pulumbarit
“It’s really flattering,” said Filipino-British singer Vanessa White, about being compared with vocal powerhouses Christina Aguilera and Mariah Carey. White, 23, is the youngest member of the British girl band The Saturdays. She talked about her career and the group’s new reality series, “Chasing The Saturdays” during a recent teleconference with Asian publications. [...]
By Nestor U. Torre
They should have stopped at “American Idol” 10, but the still profitable talent search is still telecasting, so how is it currently faring with its new complement of judges— Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban and old-timer Randy Jackson?
By Joseph R. Atilano
The video–gone viral and shown on numerous shows–of Nicki Minaj cursing and threatening violence against Mariah Carey confirms that the feud between the two divas is indeed true and happening. However, there are still speculations whether that outburst from Nicki Minaj was staged by the producers for ratings? The thing is whether it is [...]
Mariah Carey told Barbara Walters that her fellow “American Idol” judge Nicki Minaj threatened to shoot her, Walters reported on ABC’s “The View” Thursday morning.
Mariah Carey says there’s no feud between her and fellow new “American Idol” judge Nicki Minaj at the moment.
The Fox television network announced Sunday it has tapped rapper Nicki Minaj and country singer Keith Urban as judges on troubled TV talent show “American Idol.”
Fox says Mariah Carey is joining “American Idol” as a new judge.
“American Idol” may be getting a worldwide idol as a judge — Mariah Carey. A person familiar with the show’s negotiations say Carey is being pursued to join the judging panel of the Fox talent competition. The source requested anonymity because of the private nature of negotiations, which were termed as serious. Carey has also been courted by other talent competitions, and her name has been thrown out in the past for “Idol” and other shows.
By Paul Schemm
Morocco’s glittering Mawazine international music festival wraps up this weekend with performances by Mariah Carey and Lenny Kravitz, after nine days of showcasing the North African kingdom’s cool factor — even as dissident Moroccan musicians are imprisoned for their anti-establishment lyrics.
Dim the lights, here we go: One of the remaining “American Idol” contestants will say goodbye to the popular reality television singing competition today, leaving the final two for the season finale face-off next week.
By Pocholo Concepcion
Shock and a wave of tributes from music stars and industry leaders representing different generations poured out on Saturday at the news that pop legend Whitney Houston had been found dead in her hotel room in Los Angeles on the eve of the Grammys.