The Grammy and Academy Award winner gears up for a busy year
Rapper says ex-judge's Bob Dylan comment was 'racist'
'American Idol' winner takes charge on 'The World From the Side of the Moon'
On recording songs with her husband, ex-'American Idol' contestant Paul McDonald
TV host had called Minaj 'unpredictable' on 'The View'
Song was first sign their reunion would stick: 'Oh my God, we're back!'
'It was very out of character for me and I deeply regret what I said'
'The judges are focused on finding the best talent'
Plus: Watch Barbara Walters report on Carey's decision to hire extra bodyguards
Pink-haired singer goes on curse-laden tirade in North Carolina
'How we gonna feud in two days?' Carey quips at press conference
They join Mariah Carey and a returning Randy Jackson
He joins Mariah Carey at judges' table for 12th season
'I live to mentor, so my heart is much more open to the idea of that than even 10 years ago'