Everyone's been waiting to see if Nicki Minaj is going to end up being one of American idol's newest judges.  The excitement intensified this week when her camp said she was getting ready to make a big announcement.

As we wait with anticipation to see if the rumors of Nicki joining American Idol are ever going to materialize.  She kept her promise and made a major announcement this week.  In a statement, Nicki said, "I am so excited about my fragrance debut, and am proud to partner with Give Back Brands for such a personal project.  I have always been a huge fan of great fragrances:  this is yet another extension of my creative expression and I can't wait to share it with the world.  I designed this scent and bottle with Barbz in mind: I know they will love it! "



Meanwhile, earlier this week Lil Wayne sat down with MTV in Las Vegas and talked about a variety of things, his career, touring, music etc.  However somewhere within the interview Wayne revealed that he didn't like New York.  Now Weezy definitely has his reasons like being arrested after his first show there back in 2007 and then of course doing time on Rikers Island didn't help much either.   Some people have taken offense to Wayne's comment, but a curtain New York senator has taken things to a whole other level.  Get all the details here.

In even more news, DJ Khaled sat down with Angie Martinez and talked about his upcoming album "Kiss The Ring" and also took time to address rumors about him stiffing his landlord to getting an eviction notice.  Hear what Khaled had to say:

Finally, it may be their last merry-go-round. Despite breaking up for a second time, just last year.  All five of the original member's of  Bone Thugs-N-Harmony are back together.  That was the good news, the bad news is.....not for long.  On top of that, their getting ready to drop what's being called their final album.  You know I got all the details.  Press play now to here Tha Wire: