Nicki Minaj Felt Like She Did Something "Horrible" To Mariah Carey

posted Friday May 10 ,2013 at 11:59AM CDT | 68 comments

Nicki Minaj Felt Like She Did Something

Nicki Minaj was surprised by the friction she had with one of her own idols on the hit television program.

Nicki Minaj's run on "American Idol" has been filled with tense moments. The Queens rapper said she's extremely disappointed that much of the conflict was with one of her own idols, fellow judge Mariah Carey.

"Imagine someone that you loved your whole life, imagine you meeting them and then all of the sudden feeling like you did something horrible to them, but you just don't know what you did," Minaj said during an interview with Ryan Seacrest. "That's what my relationship with Mariah is and that's what it's been from the beginning. I just really thought that we were friends." 

Minaj and Mariah Carey collaborated on the remix to Mariah's "Up Out My Face" single in 2010 before pairing on "Idol," leading Minaj to believe that their relationship on the television show would be fun-filled.

"I came in to do 'Idol' really in my heart thinking that we were going to be the most fun judges of all time," Minaj said during the interview. "I was like, 'I love Mariah. We're going to be so good together 'cause we're both funny. We're crazy. We have a past relationship.'"

But the rift with Mariah wasn't her only surprise on "Idol." Minaj told Seacrest that she did not expect to have such strong chemistry with Keith Urban, a country singer. Minaj also said that one of the main reasons she did "American Idol" was because of the support of and bond with her fans.

Minaj seemed interested in returning to "Idol," which debuted in 2002. "That's the million dollar question," she told Seacrest. But none of the judges, including original talent evaluator Randy Jackson, are set to return to the hit program for another season, according to multiple reports.

RELATED: Nicki Minaj Planning On Keeping Her "American Idol" Return A Secret.

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  • danny
    Seriously Nicki needs to show some respect. All I can say Nicki is one bitch. Katy Perry, Beyonce, Cheryl Cole and Carly Rae Jepsen are better
  • Trinidad James
    popped the molly im sweatin
  • dentaldamboy
    "Excuses, excuses. If Nicki didn't want it promoted, it wouldn't have been released as a single; she obviously wanted to promote it. Beautiful is actually doing better than High School." Haven't you heard of promotional single? She didn't want it to be released as a full single but did not mind promotiing it as a promotiona single. Beautiful did not chart the top 100 while high school did.
    • ^
      Wow, you're a fucking idiot. High School's not a promotional single, it's a full single. Nicki obviously wanted to promote it if it was released as a single. Beautiful was just released a few days ago; it's gonna chart on Billboard, charting higher than High School.
    • dentaldamboy
      Hey dickboy, it was only a promotional single. Nicki Minaj wanted to wind down promotion to work on her third album. Her first single from that album will be in the top ten from day 1.
    • dentaldamboy
      BTW, IANAHB2 Actually sold almost a million copies on opening release. Unfortunately, due to a glitch, the copies they bought were redirected towards 20/20 experience. They left the mistake in.
  • Anonymous
    Mariah checked you, she pulled your diva card.
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  • carrie
    got light?
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  • dora the explora
    8 plus 1 is 2. 8 plus 1 is 2. 8 plus 1 is 2 . 8 plus 1 is 2.
  • Anonymous
    nicki why you on idol your vocal range is shit , go make a sextape
  • p
    nicki shut up and do porn.. no one wants to hear your music or you in interviews
    • Smokey Robinson
      I second that emotion!
    • IMhO
      fuck it i third that.. im a willing participant in that video if she ever decided to.. ill do it free too!!
  • faker using the name dentaldamboy
    Hey guys, my grandparents aren't really kicking me out of the house. They cheated on each other in favor of younger people.
    • dentaldamboy
      nice try do you know how many of us there are?
  • Mr.RapGuy
    I feel like everybody is quick to talk about everything but the music from Nicki Minaj... Oh yeah, there's nothing interesting about her music, she sucks simple as that!
  • Anonymous
    I fell like your did something horrible to your face...nasty skank!
  • Mayhem
    Nicki's ego is outta control and thts why there was friction with her an Nicki, cause of Nicki's ego, lookin like a Mississippi prostitute
  • dentaldamboy
    You can easily tell the fake dentaldamboy users because they don't talk shit about Jay-Z. The real dentaldamboy HATES jay-Z. Matter of fact, when Beyonce peforms in New Orleans, Birdman and Wayne may kidnap her and get some of that "how much you love your lady money?" from Jay.
    • dentaldamboy
      That's right. Jay Z is wack. Him and Kayne are secret lovers, kissing on the lips.
    • dentaldamboy
      ATTN: THIS IS A FAKE ALIAS! I'm the true dentaldamboy and I'm trying to stop all the bad stuff I caused. My grandparents are so upset and they told me I have to stop or I'm kicked out. Don't pretend its me or I could be homeless.please!
    • dentaldamboy
      Too late fake. Im the real one and my grandparents never heard of hiphopdx. Have fun living on the streets bitch.
    • dentaldamboy
      Anybody seen my night light?
    • denatldamboy
      i'm bipolar
    • dentaldamboy
      i'm also retarded as well as bipolar that's why i spelt my name wrong
    • dentaldamboy
      STFU!!! I'm going to SU this whole SITE if you dont stop pretending to be me. MY GRANDPARENTS GOT DEATH THREATS THIS ISNT FUNNY !
    • faker using dentaldamboy name
      My grandparents are cheating on each other and have never heard of hiphopdx. Im bipolar and retarded.
  • u gon learn 2day
    shut up bitch!!(smacks nicki's booty with my cock) Alright, alright, alriiiiiiiiiiiight!!
    • Joke's on you!
      That was Randy's booty!
  • Anonymous
    You can wear all the pink in the world and dye yo hair as blonde as it can be, but bitch. U still aint white....
  • dentaldamboy
    I actually am not a accountant, I gotta come clean. I'm 14 and live in my grandparents house (my mom gave me up cause she was a crack-head and never met my dad). I do this trolling thing because it makes me feel like I matter to SOMEONE at least ! Now that the jokes over, I just want to apologize for being such an troll and all my fake opinions...please don't be too mad, this site is all I have ...
    • dentaldamboy
      Fake!!! High School only struggled because Nicki didn't want it promoted. Beautiful with Mariah Carey has more promotion and is doing worse than High School.
    • E5DGX
      WOW, ACTUALLY BELIEVED U FOR A SECOND
    • dentaldamboy
      STOP USING MY NAME! I'm trying to be myself now, and you just won'tlet me. It's all backlash on my grandparents and they told me to stop or I'm kicked out. Then I wouldn't even have internet. Please just let me be, I am sorry
    • dentaldamboy
      Hey fake, then you should have stopped commenting here. Have fun living in the streets.
    • dentaldamboy
      They both tried to give me the pussy and I said "yuck! gross! get'em away! Go get Keith and Randy for me!"
    • Anonymous
      "High School only struggled because Nicki didn't want it promoted. Beautiful with Mariah Carey has more promotion and is doing worse than High School." Excuses, excuses. If Nicki didn't want it promoted, it wouldn't have been released as a single; she obviously wanted to promote it. Beautiful is actually doing better than High School.