Steven Tyler addresses Nicki Minaj 'racist' claim - Article Photos 1/3

FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2012 file photo, Steven Tyler of Aerosmith performs on NBC's "Today" show in New York. The former “American Idol” judge Tyler responded on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, to Nicki Minaj's claim that he's a racist during an interview with the Canadian entertainment news program “eTalk” following Twitter comments made by Minaj, an “Idol” judge this season. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)