Drag performers from each nook of the cosmos — or not less than a number of Earth international locations — are warming up their voices to compete for the title of Queen of the Universe.
Paramount+ has launched the official trailer for its upcoming drag singing competitors, together with the names of the 14 queen-testants stepping as much as the mic.
Learn on for a breakdown of everybody who will face the judges — Vanessa Williams, Trixie Mattel, Leona Lewis and Michelle Visage — when Queen of the Universe premieres on Thursday, Dec. 2:
ADA VOX (San Antonio, Texas) | “A former High 10 American Idol contestant, Ada resides proof that all the pieces’s greater in Texas – together with her voice! As a performer of seven years (and counting), Ada is able to showcase her vocal abilities on a world platform and get the redemption she’s searching for.”
ARIA B CASSADINE (Atlanta, Ga.) | “The 2018 winner of Miss Homosexual Black America, is able to add the ‘Queen of the Universe’ title to her already in depth assortment of crowns. After beginning her drag journey on a dare from a buddy, Aria goes to the worldwide stage prepared to attain yet one more win for her already spectacular drag resume.”
BETTY BITSCHLAP (Copenhagen, Denmark) | “A full-time performer each out and in of drag, Betty will rock your socks off! In terms of fashion, Betty has vary; within the blink of an eye fixed, she will effortlessly remodel from punk-rockstar fantasy to a glamorous sequined robe full with a not-a-hair-out-of-place updo.”
CHY’ENNE VALENTINO (Chicago, Unwell.) | This queen “has been singing since the age of 5 and broke out onstage at 18 years previous, competing to win Miss Continental Plus in 2018. A former American Idol contestant who now runs her personal bakery referred to as Pound Your Muffins, she’s able to pound her vocal chords and show she’s worthy of the crown.”
GINGZILLA (Sydney, Australia) | “After attending performing arts college in Australia and clown college in Paris, 7-foot-tall Aussie-native Gingzilla doesn’t want a lot to face out in a crowd! No stranger to competitors, Gingzilla has carried out on America’s Obtained Expertise and The X Issue within the UK – however now this down below diva is able to conquer the universe.”
GRAG QUEEN (Canela, Brazil) | “Brazilian bombshell Grag Queen grew up singing in church at an early age. She now finds herself belting to the plenty on social media with 2 million TikTok followers, all of whom love her outrageous performances and excessive character.”
JUJUBEE (Boston, Mass.) | “A double RuPaul’s Drag Race All Star whose character has captured the hearts of thousands and thousands, Jujubee is a multi-threat: lip-sync murderer, comic, recording artist, make-up artist – she does all of it! Finest identified to the world for her glamorous and stylistic drag, she’s prepared to point out the world she’s not only a fairly face – she additionally has some fairly superb vocals to match!”
LA VOIX (London, England) | “Hometown Queen La Voix has already skilled royalty first hand, having beforehand appeared earlier than the British royal household. A former participant on Britain’s Obtained Expertise who now sells out theaters throughout the nation, her identify is French and means merely ‘The Voice!’”
LEONA WINTER (Paris, France) | “A countertenor baritone with a three-octave voice that’s typically referred to as ‘tres jolie’ by her followers and admirers all world wide. Her vocal abilities have been showcased on France’s The Voice, the place she turned a semi-finalist, and later when she turned the winner of The Swap (Chile’s model of Drag Race).
MATANTE ALEX (Montreal, Canada) | This queen “began singing at 13 years previous in her dad and mom’ basement and shortly thereafter found her true ardour – yodeling! Matante’s identify interprets to ‘my aunt’ in French, however this creative queen with a rustic coronary heart of gold is something however conventional.”
NOVACZAR (New York Metropolis) | She “could be the youngest queen within the competitors however isn’t deterred nonetheless. This self-proclaimed Empress of the Galaxy’s secret weapon, their voice, has been educated in opera, rock, and musical theater and is able to rule the furthest reaches of the galaxy.”
RANI KO-HE-NUR (Mumbai, India) | “With the crown of 2014’s Mr. Homosexual India amongst her credit, Rani Ko-he-nur has over 1,000,000 Instagram followers and has appeared in numerous magazines equivalent to Vogue India, Cosmopolitan, and Elle. Having additionally appeared in the Forbes 30 below 30 record, the trans/gender fluid performer is able to get away on the international stage and share her reward of track with the world.
REGINA VOCE (Mexico Metropolis) | “With over 30 years of stage expertise and a former performer in Cirque Du Soleil, Regina now works as a vocal coach. The phrase Regina in Spanish means ‘queen’ and Voce in Italian means ‘voice,’ so Regina Voce is kind of actually “Queen of the Voice” – will the celebs align for her to turn out to be ‘Queen of the Universe’?”
WOOWU (Guangzhou, China) | “Self-taught singer WooWu left her conventional Cantonese family in Guangzhou for the brilliant lights of Shanghai. A fan of Christina Aguilera, Cher, and Patti Labelle who describes her drag persona as “pink, female and excellent,” WooWu involves the competitors hoping to not simply shine a lightweight on the rising drag scene in China but in addition to interrupt boundaries.”
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