Tamar Braxton (singer and television personality) 4. The self … See: RuPaul's Drag Race (Season 4) Sharon Needles. On August 20, 2020, Chi Chi DeVayne tragically passed away after being hospitalized with pneumonia. It's a Drag-appella sing off!! Chi Chi Kat DeVayne is simply known as Chi Chi DeVayne on the show. Kathy Griffin (comedienne) 8. Returning judges include RuPaul and Michelle Visage, along with Ross Mathews and Carson Kressley, who shared judging responsibilities on an alternating basis. Acid Betty. Chi Chi DeVayne. Check out the full cast shot above and scroll on for individual photos of the new class. Not a single regular season has had two contestants lipsync for their life in two consecutive episodes. Season 8 Finale Dax ExclaimationPoint, Kim Chi and Laila McQueen were all criticized for their performances, though Chi received positive remarks on the runway. VH1 announced the cast for its fifth installment of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars, with 10 fan-favorite queens from years past returning for another chance at the crown (and that $100,000 cash prize Main Challenge Winner: Bob the Dra… Production [7], The queens perform in a mini challenge where they must turn a judge's robe into a fashionable look. of Episodes In May 2020 Derrick Barry competed on All Stars 5, where she placed 10th. Season 8 of "RuPaul's Drag Race" premieres this Spring. After the three performances, RuPaul talks to the eliminated queens, and afterward Katya, season seven Miss Congeniality, announces that Cynthia Lee Fontaine won this season's Miss Congeniality title. Asia O'Hara. Kind of Mid-west WASP-y and fabulous at it, Blair St. Clair owns the “small-town girl with big-city dreams” vibe. RuPaul then really confuses us: “Well, there you have it. The competition is broadcast on VH1 in the United States and showcases 13 new queens competing for the title of "America's Next Drag Superstar". The thirteenth season of RuPaul's Drag Race premiered on January 1, 2021. By Stephan Lee S7 E12 Recap RuPaul's Drag Race recap: And the Rest Is a Drag! Naysha Lopez returns after the double elimination and becomes the second team captain. With only 10 episodes, Season 8 is the second shortest regular season after. Kim Chi. The 12 elite drag queens will hit the runway when the news season premieres March 7 … Mini-Challenge Winner: Naomi Smalls 5. Edit. Demi Lovato (singer and actress) 10. Every episode Bob the Drag Queen received positive critiques, she ended up winning the Maxi Challenge. The theme song played during the runway segment every episode was "The Realness", and the song played during the closing credits was "Die Tomorrow", both songs from the album Realness. [11], Naomi Smalls competed on the fourth season of All Stars. The full list of contestants was revealed during the NewNowNext Awards on February 1, 2016. The season nine cast of RuPaul’s Drag Race. 1. (In alphabetical order by stage name and/or last name) 1. Robbie wins the lip sync and Cynthia is sent home.[8]. Alternating Judge(s): Carson Kressley 3. Season 8 has the lowest placing Miss Congeniality. The queens were asked by RuPaul to compete in two maxi-challenges; feature in a photo shoot alongside each winner of the competition from season one to then-current season 7 (alongside All Stars winner Chad Michaels and excluding Bianca Del Rio), and re-create specific looks taken from previous seasons; these two challenges were to coincide with the series' 100th episode. Fashion designer Marc Jacobs and singer-songwriter Todrick Hall guest judge. Turner and Smalls were declared safe from the bottom two, whilst Lopez and McQueen lip-synced against each other to Lady Gaga's "Applause"; McQueen won the lip-sync, while Lopez was sashayed away by RuPaul. Miss Congeniality was Cynthia Lee Fontaine. The cast members were revealed during the NewNowNext Awards on February 1st, 2016. None of the following seasons have had one since. Browse a gallery of every 'RuPaul's Drag Race' and 'All Stars' winner in herstory. In 2017 during the second episode of Season 9 Cynthia Lee Fontaine returned to the competition, where she placed 10th. Thorgy, Acid Betty and Derrick are called safe. March 7, 2016. ... regular season to have a double elimination, the first was in. Season 8 Queens. Thorgy Thor - Season 8 … Michelle VisageCarson KressleyRoss Mathews Dax ExclamationPoint. ... to feature The Pit Stop, a YouTube recap show about each episode, and the only season not to be hosted by a Drag Race alum. 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