American Idol” continued its tradional audition challenges by sending the males into the stressful solo round. While hopefuls like Devin Velez, Nick Boddington, and Cortez Shaw stood out, other were laid into by the Harajuku Barbie herself, Nicki Minaj. Check out the footage below. –ruthie hawkins

‘American Idol’ recap: Nicki Minaj goes in on male contestant; other memorable auditions

“American Idol” continued its tradional audition challenges by sending the males into the stressful solo round. While hopefuls like Devin Velez, Nick Boddington, and Cortez Shaw stood out, other were laid into by the Harajuku Barbie herself, Nicki Minaj. Check out the footage below. –ruthie hawkins

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