Seacrest interviews VMA stage manager Gary Hood during On Air With Ryan Seacrest and questions him about Nicki Minaj’s wardrobe malfunction.
Well, I wasn’t immediately next to her, but we rehearsed that [song], obviously, in the dress. And actually the same thing happened in the dress. She didn’t quite make it. I mean, each of the performers had about two minutes There just wasn’t enough time for her [to get changed]. She came up [stage] clutching the top of her costume. So who knew? Anything could happen with her.