Buzz Bites (5/31/13): Mariah Carey And Nicki Minaj Exit ‘American Idol’

Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj leave "American Idol," Rihanna earns sixth millionth selling album with "Unapologetic" + watch a trailer featuring Lady Gaga's "Machete Kills" film debut in today's Buzz Bites

Mariah Carey, Randy Jackson, and Nicki Minaj are all leaving “American Idol.”

+ While they only served as “American Idol” judges for one season, both Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj announced their departures from the show yesterday. Mariah is heading on a world tour, and Nicki’s working on a new album. (MTV News)

+ Congrats to Rihanna, whose Unapologetic reached 1 million copies sold this week (her sixth album to do so). The album was also her first to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. (Billboard)

+ Lady Gaga is making her film debut in “Machete Kills,” which hits theaters Sept. 13. In the meantime, check out a teaser trailer featuring Mother Monster as her character Lady Chameleon. (MTV News)

+ Check out Demi Lovato slaying a performance of “Heart Attack” overseas on “Britain’s Got Talent.” (Just Jared Jr.)

+ Watch a throwback video tweeted by Jessica Simpson. In the 5-minute clip, a high school-aged Jess plays the role of Cassie in “A Chorus Line,” where she’s acting, singing, and showing off some impressive dance moves. (E!)

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