The TV host and pop icon told Andy Cohen he opted for comfort — and to maintain social graces.
"It was really freeing for me to create Shangela. And not because I’m hiding in the character. There’s a lot of me as D.J. in Shangela, and I have the same confidence now, in and out of drag. It’s something you have to build up."
Eight of the queens take a look back.
“The best way to end a performance is to go out with a bang ― and bang I did," said the queen in our post-finale interview.
Lebanese LGBTQ people are still struggling with archaic “unnatural action" laws from the days of French colonization.
Former competitors on the show have added their voices to the fray.
Fan favorite Katya sparked a much-needed dialogue after announcing a yearlong career break.
"All things are temporary."
Bonus: A Q&A with the "Drag Race" star.
The dairy queen becomes the queen of pop in a surprising new campaign.
The hilarious drag superstars are currently promoting their new Viceland TV show.
"Shade: Queens of NYC" examines the less glitzy side of Manhattan's drag stars.