Nicki Minaj Gushes Over Fellow American Idol Judge Keith Urban
Hip-hop star turned American Idol judge Nicki Minaj, has had some kind things to say about one of her fellow judges for a change, as she gushes over country star Keith Urban in an interview with E! Online.
Since filming for the eighth season of American Idol got underway, the tension between the two new female judges Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey has been well documented.
The feud between the two divas really kicked off when Nicki lashed out at Mariah during the early stages of filming auditions. A video of the incident soon appeared online, adding fuel to the fire.
Whilst Nicki and Mariah continue to dislike each other, it appears that Nicki does get on well with the third new judge, country star Keith Urban, revealing in an interview with E! Online that she thinks Keith is handsome.
Speaking to the showbiz site, Nicki gushed about Keith, stating: “He’s very handsome and he’s very sweet and he is very respectful of his wife.”
When asked if Keith helps to diffuse the tension between herself and Mariah, Nicki admitted: “And yes, he is calming.”
Meanwhile, when questioned about her ongoing feud with Mariah, Nicki revealed that when she signed up to the show she thought the two of them would get on, explaining: “To be honest I thought we would have lots of laughs.”
Article By Victoria Beckett