After appearances on Jay Leno and Ellen last week, Nicki Minaj continued her promo run with a visit to Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Friday. Wearing a stylish outfit courtesy of Roberto Cavalli, Nicki spoke with Kimmel on the first auditions on American Idol. The talk show host brings up a mini-spat between Minaj and fellow Idol judge in Mariah Carey over an audition involving a female country artist.

The two continued to discuss Nicki’s recent trip to Dubai which lead her to almost being arrested, speaking code with her Barbz on Twitter, and giving nicknames to Idol contestants. One all was done on the couch, Minaj hit the outdoor stage to perform her Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded – The Re-Up singles “Va Va Voom” and “Freedom.”

Watch Nicki’s interview and performance after the jump…..

Nicki Minaj Performs “Freedom,” Talks About Her Dating Life & Feud with Mariah Carey on ‘Ellen’
Nicki Minaj Discusses Acting Past, Love for Country Music & ‘Idol’ Judging on ‘Leno’