In the footage, obtained by TMZ, Nicki is shouting, “I told them, I’m not f*ckin’ putting up with her f*ckin’ highness over there.” (see video below)
Sources say Nicki later threatened to “knock out” Mariah Carey. Word is the drama exploded over a disagreement about a contestant’s performance.
According to MouthToEars.com, producers ended the auditions for the day so the two judges could cool down. Producers are concerned that Mariah and Nicki may not be able to co-exist.