'American Idol' Shows Nicki Minaj at 'Werq': 'Snap, Snap' (VIDEO)

'Idol' Stats: Nicki V. Mariah
How do the two artists' careers compare to each other? Read More »
Nicki Adresses Feud
NickiMinajMariahCarey
The rapper says no one "will run her off that mother****ing show." Read More »

You’ve seen the fireworks between Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey that have gone on behind the scenes of FOX’s American Idol, but now we’ve got your first look at the official promos for the new season of the show.

Minaj’s promo, set to the rapper’s “Pound the Alarm” says she is bringing it all to the show, claiming, “Nicki Minaj is wild, original, and honest.” Viewers also get their first peek at Minaj as a judge, when she tells one contestant “Snap, snap, work, work, work.”

She’s also pretty frank with another Idol hopeful telling him that she likes him but not his singing voice. Minaj is also sporting at least three different hairstyles during the 30-second clip.

In addition to a peek of the "Starships" singer as a judge, it also looks like Idol has stepped up its production value with a new and improved set.

The second promo released touts the new judges, including Minaj, Carey and Keith Urban, and the new season which it says is ready to turn unknowns into superstars ala former champs, Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood.

The new season of American Idol premieres Wednesday, Jan. 16 at 8 PM on FOX.

What’s your impression of Minaj after the promo? Sound off in the comments below!

Celebuzz Single Player No Autoplay (CORE) No changes are to be made to this player

 

Discuss

Default avatar
  • salksmith
    salksmith

    find true love with gorgeous women and successful men Go to " truelove.ooqr ^c0m "