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San Diego, United States (1993 – present)

RuPaul (born RuPaul Andre Charles on 17 November 1960) is an American drag performer singer-songwriter, actor and television personality who gained world-wide fame in the 1990s; appearing in a wide variety of television programs, films, and musical albums. Though a catty attitude is often associated with drag queens, RuPaul intentionally set himself apart with a “love one another” attitude. Although primarily known for his extravagant drag queen persona, his has performed as a man in a number of roles, usually billed as RuPaul Charles.

Ru was born in born in San Diego, California. His name was given to him by his mother, a Louisiana native. The “Ru” came from roux, which is the term for the base of gumbo and other creole stews and soups. RuPaul struggled as a musician and filmmaker in Atlanta, Georgia during the 1980s. He participated in underground cinema, helping create the low-budget film Star Booty, and an album by the same name. In Atlanta, RuPaul often performed at the Celebrity Club (managed by Larry Tee) as a bar dancer or with his band, Wee Wee Pole. RuPaul also performed as a backup singer to Glen Meadmore along with drag queen Vaginal Davis. RuPaul’s first prominent national exposure came in 1989 with an extra role dancing in the video for “Love Shack” by The B-52’s.

In the early 1990s, RuPaul worked the Georgia club scene and was known by his full birth name.

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  • LucasKimFurtado

    Uhhhhhh girl, you got she-mail........ LOL

    Yesterday 6:04am Reply
  • hanelli

    nascido em 1960

    21 Jan 12:04pm Reply
  • rony_sp

    And if I fly, or if I fall, least I can say I gave it all o/

    20 Jan 12:50pm Reply
  • zecchin19

    Goddess ♥

    19 Jan 2:48pm Reply
  • isthatdavid

    I DON'T HAVE A SUGAR DADDY I'VE NEVER HAD A SUGAR DADDY IF I WANTED A SUGAR DADDY YES I PROBABLY COULD GO OUT AND GET ONE BECAUSE I AM WHAT? SICKENING! YOU COULD NEVER HAVE A SUGAR DADDY BECAUSE YOU ARE NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL! BABY EVERYTHING I HAVE I'VE WORKED FOR AND GOTTEN MYSELF I HAVE BUILT MYSELF FROM THE GROUND UP YOU FUCKING BITCH! [19]

    19 Jan 6:41am Reply
  • LucasKimFurtado

    We're all born naked and the rest is drag ♥

    19 Jan 4:08am Reply
  • brunporto_

    The time has come, for you to lip sync for your life. Good luck, and don't fuck it up <3

    16 Jan 1:09am Reply
  • SalvameElito

    I DON'T HAVE A SUGAR DADDY I'VE NEVER HAD A SUGAR DADDY IF I WANTED A SUGAR DADDY YES I PROBABLY COULD GO OUT AND GET ONE BECAUSE I AM WHAT? SICKENING! YOU COULD NEVER HAVE A SUGAR DADDY BECAUSE YOU ARE NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL! BABY EVERYTHING I HAVE I'VE WORKED FOR AND GOTTEN MYSELF I HAVE BUILT MYSELF FROM THE GROUND UP YOU FUCKING BITCH! [18]

    16 Jan 12:44am Reply
  • vodka0800

    <3

    11 Jan 6:14pm Reply
  • HenriqSC

    WHY YOU BEING CUTE

    11 Jan 4:23am Reply
  • igorwxavier

    I DON'T HAVE A SUGAR DADDY I'VE NEVER HAD A SUGAR DADDY IF I WANTED A SUGAR DADDY YES I PROBABLY COULD GO OUT AND GET ONE BECAUSE I AM WHAT? SICKENING! YOU COULD NEVER HAVE A SUGAR DADDY BECAUSE YOU ARE NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL! BABY EVERYTHING I HAVE I'VE WORKED FOR AND GOTTEN MYSELF I HAVE BUILT MYSELF FROM THE GROUND UP YOU FUCKING BITCH! [17]

    29 Dec 2014 Reply
  • poisontokill

    Glamazon ♥

    28 Dec 2014 Reply
  • FelipeMath

    Fly Tonight tem q ser musica da Runway essa season :s

    27 Dec 2014 Reply
  • -Blackout

    I DON'T HAVE A SUGAR DADDY I'VE NEVER HAD A SUGAR DADDY IF I WANTED A SUGAR DADDY YES I PROBABLY COULD GO OUT AND GET ONE BECAUSE I AM WHAT? SICKENING! YOU COULD NEVER HAVE A SUGAR DADDY BECAUSE YOU ARE NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL! BABY EVERYTHING I HAVE I'VE WORKED FOR AND GOTTEN MYSELF I HAVE BUILT MYSELF FROM THE GROUND UP YOU FUCKING BITCH! [16]

    24 Dec 2014 Reply
  • gabiuspears

    Rainha do mundo

    20 Dec 2014 Reply
  • vocm10

    meu amorr

    17 Dec 2014 Reply
  • MP_a

    I DON'T HAVE A SUGAR DADDY I'VE NEVER HAD A SUGAR DADDY IF I WANTED A SUGAR DADDY YES I PROBABLY COULD GO OUT AND GET ONE BECAUSE I AM WHAT? SICKENING! YOU COULD NEVER HAVE A SUGAR DADDY BECAUSE YOU ARE NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL! BABY EVERYTHING I HAVE I'VE WORKED FOR AND GOTTEN MYSELF I HAVE BUILT MYSELF FROM THE GROUND UP YOU FUCKING BITCH! [15]

    17 Dec 2014 Reply
  • MurilloCezar

    DIVA

    15 Dec 2014 Reply
  • Mykoni

    No aguardo do cd novo, pra morrer ouvindo, essa maravilha de pessoa ♥

    12 Dec 2014 Reply
  • origamicreature

    I DON'T HAVE A SUGAR DADDY I'VE NEVER HAD A SUGAR DADDY IF I WANTED A SUGAR DADDY YES I PROBABLY COULD GO OUT AND GET ONE BECAUSE I AM WHAT? SICKENING! YOU COULD NEVER HAVE A SUGAR DADDY BECAUSE YOU ARE NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL! BABY EVERYTHING I HAVE I'VE WORKED FOR AND GOTTEN MYSELF I HAVE BUILT MYSELF FROM THE GROUND UP YOU FUCKING BITCH! [14]

    10 Dec 2014 Reply
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