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Obama Talks about Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj Feud

President Barrack Obama reportedly has some thoughts about the ridiculous verbal “cat fight” between “American Idol” judges…Mariah Cary and Nicki Minaj.

Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj

In an interview on  POTUS Politics – Sirius Satellite Radio…Obama told the radio talk show host Michael Yo and addressed the “Idol” feud and said “I think that they are going to be able to sort it out.  He added I am confident.”

Obama continued, “I’m all about bringing people together, working for the same cause. I think both outstanding artists are going to be able to make sure that they’re moving forward and not going backwards.”

Obama, who listens (now that’s scary) to Nicki Minaj on his Ipod..told Michael Yo that if he had to choose sides..his would be with Mariah.  He went on to say…  that Carey has “actually done some events for us. I’ve gotten to know her and Nick [Cannon]. She’s a wonderful lady.”

Audio…Obama on Mariah Carey and Nicki Minja Feud Here

Barbara Walters just before The View. Mariah told Barbara that as they were leaving the set “people” heard Nicki say that if she had a gun she would shoot her.

Steven Tyler thinks “Idol Drama” Between Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey a Publicity Stunt

October 6th, 2012

Aerosmith frontman and former “American Idol” Steven Tyler…reportedly thinks that the latest “Idol” feud between the shows two new female judges…pop diva Mariah Carey and “Super Base” singer Nicki Minaj is nothing more than an attempt to increase the shows ratings.

October 6th, 2012

Sophie Tweed Simmons Auditions for the “X Factor.” FOX…Sophie Tweed-Simmons, 19,  the daughter of rocker Gene Simmons  and Canadian actress/model Shannon Tweed  stepped out of  the shadow of her famous parent and auditioned in San Francisco for this seasons upcoming singing competition…the “The X Factor.”

Steven Tyler thinks “Idol Drama” Between Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey a Publicity Stunt

Aerosmith frontman and former “American Idol” Steven Tyler…reportedly thinks that the latest “Idol” feud between the shows two new female judges…pop diva Mariah Carey and “Super Base” singer Nicki Minaj is nothing more than an attempt to increase the shows ratings.

Judges

NOTE:  The 11th season premiere of “American Idol” attracted 21.6 million viewers, which was down 18% from the 26.25 million that tuned in for last season’s premiere. –That’s the biggest premiere ratings freefall . . . from season to season . . . in the show’s history. 

Last night…Tyler was caught leaving a L.A. restaurant.  The famous rocker  was reportedly ask about the feud between the  once cordial stars…Tyler was brief and quick to make known that he thinks it all just a a publicity stunt.  Tyler was also ask if he was ever going to return to the “Idol” judges panel…His reply “I’m not ever going back!”

Idol producers issued the following statement about the “girl drama.”…This is one of the best, most passionate, dynamic and invested judging panels we’ve ever had. 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. Despite all the accusations and media speculation – much of which is inaccurate.”

Current Judges:  Randy Jackson, Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban

Former Judges: Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell, Kara DioGuardi, Ellen DeGeneres, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler

Question:  Will Nicki Minaj’s behavior have any impact on her biggest fans…Sophia Grace and Rosie?  Watch TMZ Videos and read more here

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