Former American Idol Contestant Stars in RuPaul's Drag Race Season 6

There's a new sneak peek promo for the sixth season of RuPaul's Drag Race, which begins airing on LOGO in February. If you can see beyond the makeup and wigs (you can't), one of the contestants may look familiar — he was on American Idol in 2008. » 12/09/13 6:00pm 12/09/13 6:00pm

Drag Queens Perform an Awesome Version of Cher’s ‘Woman’s World’

This video of RuPaul’s Drag Race alums performing “Woman’s World” is so good that Cher herself helped spread the news on Twitter. Sadly, there’s no Cher guerilla cameo, which is really something she ought to start doing more of, i.e. showing up in random places like horror movies and convenience store checkout lines,… » 9/06/13 1:20pm 9/06/13 1:20pm

If You're Friends With RuPaul, You Might Get a Custom Playlist

There probably isn't a single person amongst us who doesn't get the lyrics to Supermodel (You Better Work) stuck in their head on the regular. For that, we have righteous performer and gorgeous superstar RuPaul to thank. Even though it's been 20 years since the single hit the airwaves, the 53-year-old music and TV… » 4/02/13 6:15pm 4/02/13 6:15pm

Lipsyncing for Your Life: A Highly Detailed Survival Analysis of

If you follow me on Twitter, you know that I'm a big fan of RuPaul's Drag Race. The transformation, the glamour, the sheer eleganza extravanga is something my life needs to interrupt the monotony of grad school. I was able to catch up on nearly four seasons in a little less than a month, and I've been watching the… » 3/11/13 6:00pm 3/11/13 6:00pm

New Footage From RuPaul’s All Stars Drag Race Looks Sickening

Gentlemen, start your engines: The all-star season of RuPaul's Drag Race is right around the corner, premiering October 22. In this brand-new trailer, watch as Raven, Jujubee, Chad Michaels, Pandora Boxx, Tammie Brown, Yara Sofia, Mimi Imfurst, Nina Flowers, Latrice Royale, Manila Luzon, Shannel and Alexis Mateo battle … » 9/13/12 3:00pm 9/13/12 3:00pm

A Queen Was Crowned Last Night on RuPaul's Drag Race

Season four of Drag Race ended last night, with Ms. Sharon Needles being crowned the winner. There was talk of zombies and bloody things and applause from ghosts and all was as it should be. Three different endings were filmed for the finale, and though Ms. Needles is happy with the outcome, she tells Entertainment… » 5/01/12 5:40pm 5/01/12 5:40pm

Drag Queens Teach Straight Men How To Hide Their Dicks

May God in her infinite wisdom bless RuPaul's Drag Race. Seriously. It is a service to mankind and a testament to American ingenuity. On last night's episode, the drag queen contestants had to teach straight men — fathers — how to do drag. While heels, wardrobe and makeup were not a problem, tucking was a real… » 4/03/12 4:05pm 4/03/12 4:05pm

Drag Queen Refers to Black Contestants as 'The Help'

Last night was the Frock the Vote episode of RuPaul's Drag Race, and Phi Phi O'Hara attempted a Sarah Palin-esque character. When guest judge Dan Savage asked her which queen she would choose to be a running mate, Phi Phi made a joke about The Help, referring to Dida Ritz and Latrice Royale. The thing about the joke… » 3/27/12 4:40pm 3/27/12 4:40pm

Drag Queen Breaks The Rules, Barfs, Gets Booted Off the Show

The question on every Drag Race fan's mind last night? "What did Willam do?" In a very mysterious development, even though Phi Phi and Sharon were in the bottom two, and had to lip sync for their lives, it was Willam who left the show, because she "broke the rules." Over and over, RuPaul and the other queens said Willam… » 3/20/12 2:15pm 3/20/12 2:15pm

Drag Queen on Gay Marriage: 'I Just Don't Want It to be Called Marriage'

Last night on RuPaul's Drag Race, the queens discussed how their families feel about them being gay. Jiggly Caliente revealed that she was beaten and made fun of for being gay: "If that's love, I don't want it." Then the topic moved on to gay marriage. Latrice Royale, who is from Atlanta, admitted she's not a big fan of … » 3/13/12 6:15pm 3/13/12 6:15pm

Filthy Beaver and Nut Sack Jokes on Drag Race

Last night's episode of RuPaul's Drag Race had a sitcom challenge, in which the queens had to do an insanely cheesy scene from a mythical show called Hot in Tuckahoe. Team Madame LaQueer was a big old mess — Kenya was miscast as a butch prison guard, and MLQ didn't seem to understand she was supposed to be the prissy, … » 2/21/12 7:45pm 2/21/12 7:45pm

Queens Create Totally Awesome '80s Infomercial on Drag Race

RuPaul has always been really great at product placement — his songs play throughout the show and brand-names are dropped often and effortlessly. And last night, the contestants on Drag Race had to create infomercials for RuPaul's album. Team Glamazon made an '80s themed clip, complete with neon colors, big hair,… » 2/14/12 6:30pm 2/14/12 6:30pm

Drag Race Queens Throw Down in the Wrestling Ring

Last night on RuPaul's Drag Race, the queens were split into teams of four and thrown into the WTF — kind of like the WWF, but with "Wrestling's Trashiest Fighters." Team Chad won, mostly because Chad Michaels and Madame LaQueer camped it up, playing the villain characters with gusto and looking like they were Cry-Baby… » 2/07/12 2:00pm 2/07/12 2:00pm

Makeup Tips From a Drag Queen: How to Get a 'Natural' Look

Everyone knows that it takes a certain amount of makeup to get that pretty no-makeup look. But what should you use? Where should you put it? We asked RuPaul's Drag Race finalist Manila Luzon to demonstrate a 'natural' look for us. Remember, coral lips are natural, because coral exists in nature. And here's a quotable… » 2/06/12 4:15pm 2/06/12 4:15pm

Drag Race Returns With Post-Apopkalakic Couture

Last night, RuPaul's Drag Race returned with season four and a brand new flock of queens. Ones to watch: The macabre Sharon Needles, who has a "meth look" and a Tammy Faye Bakker tattoo and spit up fake blood on the runway; Kenya Michaels, a diminutive diva with a stunningly beautiful face some queens deem "fishy" — aka… » 1/31/12 3:20pm 1/31/12 3:20pm