Her bust up with Mariah Carey has already shown that Nicki Minaj takes no prisoners whatsoever, and her fiery temper has flared up again, accusing ex-'American Idol' judge, Steven Tyler of racism.

The rapper took to Twitter to fume at the Aerosmith frontman after he said she "would have sent Bob Dylan to a cornfield".

nicki minaj

Speaking to MTV News on Nicki's appointment to the 'American Idol' panel, he said: “If it was Bob Dylan, Nicki Minaj would have had him sent to the cornfield. Whereas, if it was Bob Dylan with us, we would have brought the best of him out, as we did with Phillip Phillips. Just saying."

Nicki saw red at the comment and not only claimed Steven was being racist, but that he was also annoyed she had taken his job on the show.

steven tyler

In a series of furious tweets, she said: "Steven Tyler said I would have sent Bob Dylan to a cornfield??? Steven, you haven’t seen me judge one single solitary contestant yet!

“I understand you really wanted to keep your job but take that up with the producers. I haven’t done anything to you. That’s a racist comment."


Nicki Minaj
Steven Tyler said I would have sent Bob Dylan to a cornfield??? Steven, you haven't seen me judge one single solitary contestant yet!


Nicki Minaj
I understand you really wanted to keep your job but take that up with the producers. I haven't done anything to you. That's a racist comment

The 'Pound The Alarm' singer then went on to claim the reason Steven had made the comment could be because she was black and a rapper.

"You assume that I wouldn’t have liked Bob Dylan??? why? black? rapper? what? go f**k yourself and worry about yourself babe.”

She added: "LOL lets make him a shirt that says "No Coloreds Allowed" then escort him down 2 Barbara Walters so he can tell how he was threatened w/guns."


Nicki Minaj
You assume that I wouldn't have liked Bob Dylan??? why? black? rapper? what? go fuck yourself and worry about yourself babe.


Nicki Minaj
LOL lets make him a shirt that says "No Coloreds Allowed" then escort him down 2 Barbara Walters so he can tell how he was threatened w/guns

Steven, it's over to you.

VOTE IN THE 2012 HUFFPOST CELEB AWARDS

Loading Slideshow...
  • Caroline Flack and Ella Henderson, who performed at GAY Heaven London

  • Joey Essex puckered up for an ‘unlimited’ Kiss-as-you-go challenge with Virgin Media, where he was kissed 118 times by fans in one minute, to support the launch of the new unlimited mobile tariffs’, Thurrock, Essex

  • Denise van Outen rewinds a live performance of her favourite Christmas carols sung by Britain's Got Talent a capella sensations Out of the Blue at Leadenhall Market, London

  • John and Edward Grimes aka Jedward British Academy Children's Awards held at the London Hilton Park Lane

  • Peter Andre performs a headlining gig at Clyde Auditorium Glasgow

  • X Factor's Kye Sones and Jade Ellis at British Academy Children's Awards held at the London Hilton Park Lane

  • Melanie Sykes and Jack Cockings Hearts and Minds Charity Ball, held at the Hilton Hotel Manchester

  • Myleene Klass and 48 contestants from around the world Mister World 2012 competition, held at Kent County Showground Kent

  • Denise Welch, son Louis Healy and Lincoln Townley The Denise Welch and Tim Healy Annual Charity Ball, held at EventCity - Arrivals Manchester

  • James Corden, at the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards held at The Savoy London

  • Kym Marsh Hearts and Minds Charity Ball, held at the Hilton Hotel Manchester

  • X Factor contestant James Arthur leaving Whisky Mist nightclub with some friends London

  • Nicole Scherzinger leaving Nobu restaurant in Mayfair London

  • Alesha Dixon British Academy Children's Awards held at the London Hilton Park Lane - Arrivals London

  • Rihanna arriving back at her hotel wearing a black hat with an orange bobble. London

  • Chloe Sims outside the RTE Studios for 'The Saturday Night Show', Dublin

  • Leigh-Anne Pinnock of girl band, Little Mix leaving Whisky Mist. London

HUFFPOST UK CELEB ON FACEBOOK | FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

Also on HuffPost: