It's pretty clear he's referencing Meek, but just in case you don't believe us...
Ch-ch-check out the shady moment and decide for yourself (below)!!!
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"Yes, I’m just trying to figure out what he’d mentor on… it certainly would [help ratings]."
LOLz!!! Especially if Justin had his monkey friend by his side!!
But what about Nicki Minaj's future as an American Idol judge?! Does Nigel want the controversial artist to return for another season?!
The British TV honcho dished:
"By me, [Nicki Minaj] certainly will be [welcomed back next year as a judge]."
Ah! Well, we guess those rumors about her getting kicked off by the show's producers are just a big pile of stanky bull poop!
We only hope Her Minajesty even CONCEDES to be on another season… her unpredictable attitude and eccentricities are half the fun of watching!!
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