Fashion Face-Off: American Idol Bad Girl Nicki Minaj Vs Diva Mariah Carey (Who Wins Your Vote?!)

American Idol airs tonight on Fox with new judges Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey. There has already been much talk about these two divas and rumors of some volatile feuds. This makes us even more anxious to see how the two outstanding personalities collide. While we wait for Minaj and Mariah to face-off on television, let’s see how they face-off on the fashion scene. They both are known for wearing extravagant outfits, but who wins the most fashionable award?

Click through to see how these divas face-off!

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Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey both wear black dresses. Do you prefer Nicki’s fitted  lace accented dress or Mariah’s elegant black gown?

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Nicki and Mariah both have worn extravagant costumes. Nicki appeared in this fairytale tiered dress at her fragrance launch in Sydney. Mariah wore this Mrs. Clause inspired dress for the Rockefeller Tree Lighting Ceremony.

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Nicki and Mariah both rock gold mini dresses. Do you prefer Nicki’s bodicon or Mariah’s long sleeve dress?

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Do you prefer Nicki’s leather bustier or Mariah’s black sensual top and high slipped skirt?

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Nicki Minaj goes for a bight couture gown and Mariah Carey rocks a hip hugging glitter covered ball gown.


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Who rocked their shiny, iridescent getups better? Nicki in her bodysuit or Mariah in her gown?

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Nicki and Mariah both wear red. Nicki’s jumpsuit and red leather knee high boots or Mariah’s long spaghetti strap dress.

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Which diva rocked leather boots the best, Nick Minaj’s pink platforms or Mariah’s black knee high?

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Who wore a princess style dress the best? Nicki’s white edge dress or Mariah’s white traditional princess dress with a tiara (of course)?

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Nicki and Mariah both wear bright strapless short dress. Nicki’s blue or Mariah’s green?

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Both Idol judges went out rocking body-hugging colorblocked tights. But whose look did you like better?

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Both ladies have donned head to toe highlighter pink. But do you prefer Nicki’s suit to Mariah’s draped dress?

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Each musician has made an appearance wearing black and white gowns. But which version of the color combo really wowed?

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Dialing the clock back before 2012 found both Nicki and Mariah sporting crop jackets over tank tops and tight bottoms paired with boots. But who blazed this basic look better?

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Cute red coats have been spotted on both women. Nicki’s, featuring a modern cut with hidden buttons; Mariah’s a classic belted trench with tulip bottom. Which is a winner? The new or the old?

StyleBlazers, you’ve seen the evidence. Who wins the case of this Idol judge fashion face off?!



-Charnel Michel

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