If the following video is any indication, American Idol Season 12 will be worth watching for the awkwardness alone.
Interviewed last week by E! News, Ryan Seacrest, Nicki Minaj, Randy Jackson and Mariah Carey talked about upcoming contestants and the new panel in general, with Mariah behaving with her utmost... Mariah-ness.
Watch below to see the singer prop herself up on Randy Jackson, look around randomly and deliver every answer like she's some kind of regal robot.
It's hilarious, confusing and irritating all at once: