RuPaul Andre Charles is an American drag queen, actor, model, singer, songwriter, television personality, and author. RuPaul is considered to be the most commercially successful drag queen in the United States.
Since 2009, they have produced and hosted the reality competition series RuPaul’s Drag Race, for which they received two Primetime Emmy Awards, in 2016 and 2017. Also in 2017, they were included in the annual Time 100 list of the most influential people in the world.
They were born and raised in San Diego and later moved to Atlanta to study performing arts. They settled in New York City where they became a popular fixture on the nightclub scene. RuPaul achieved international fame as a drag queen with the release of their debut single, “Supermodel (You Better Work)”, which was included on their debut studio album Supermodel of the World (1993). In 1994, they became a spokesperson for MAC Cosmetics, raising money for the Mac AIDS Fund and becoming the first drag queen to land a major cosmetics campaign. That year, they received his own talk show on VH1, The RuPaul Show, which they hosted for over 100 episodes, while co-hosting the morning radio show on WKTU with Michelle Visage. They have had continued success as a recording artist, releasing 14 studio albums to date (as of 2017), including Foxy Lady (1996), Champion (2009), Glamazon (2011), Born Naked (2014), and American (2017).
RuPaul Backing Tracks
Cover Girl … Sissy That Walk … Glamazon … Peanut Butter … Jealous Of My Boogie … This Is The Beginning … Read U Wrote U … Supermodel (You Better Work) …