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On the American Idol Top 8 performance show last night, Janelle Arthur separated herself from the pack.

And so did Burnell Taylor, Devin Velez and Lazaro Arbos… but for a very different reason.

Taking the stage as a trio and covering the Motown classic "I Can’t Help Myself," these three were met with rather harsh criticism from Nicki Minaj, who railed:

"I don’t know what that was, but imma act like I ain’t even seen it, or heard it! Imma thank God that all three of you already had your solo performances. Lazaro, you fell as flat as a pancake. Don’t ever do that again. All three of y’all, go! GET OFF THE STAGE!"

Did Minaj over do it? Watch now and decide for yourself:

Burnell Taylor, Devin Velez and Lazaro Arbos -