Minaj fires stylist

Last Updated: Sun, Mar 03, 2013 07:00 hrs

Los Angeles, March 3 (IANS) Singer Nicki Minaj has reportedly fired her stylist and hair dresser because she "wants to take her career seriously now and present herself in the best possible way".

"Nicki is desperate to be taken seriously as an artist. She has fired her long-standing hairdresser, who has been responsible for some of her crazy hairstyles over the years. She has also fired her stylist," thesun.co.uk quoted a a source as saying.

The 30-year-old has been one of the judges at singing reality show "American Idol".

"Nicki feels that now she is done with 'American Idol'. She can finally be taken seriously and release a proper hip-hop album," a source said.

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