AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- "Judges Setup at Stage 41" -- Pictured: (l-r) Mel B, Howie Mandel, Howard Stern, Nick Cannon, Heidi Klum -- (Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBC)

AMERICA’S GOT TALENT — “Judges Setup at Stage 41” — Pictured: (l-r) Mel B, Howie Mandel, Howard Stern, Nick Cannon, Heidi Klum — (Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBC)

*In April, Nick Cannon and Heidi Klum were paired to do interviews for the new season of “America’s Got Talent,” and with Cannon’s whiteface pic still in the headlines at the time,  talk inevitably turned to race.

It all started when Klum, who has three biracial children with ex-husband Seal, defended the “AGT” host’s decision to don whiteface while promoting the April Fools Day release of his new album, “White People Party Music.”

“You are a comedian, and that’s what comedians do,” Klum said. “Sometimes they push the envelope a little.”

But Cannon reminded Klum of a certain “AGT” contestant last year whose attempt at racial humor didn’t sit well with her.

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