Lady Gaga is a friend to all and an inspiration to most. This is especially true for several former queens from “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” Billboard Pride caught up with a few of the show’s previous contestants for its latest installment of “Queens & Divas” and the drag queens gushed over Mother Monster.
“Lady Gaga is the reason that ‘Born This Way’ is such an anthem,” Derrick Barry begins. “She has taught me about self-acceptance, loving yourself and loving everyone else for what they believe in.”
Manila Luzon and Mariah Balenciaga chime in with similar thoughts, unanimously agreeing that Gaga is the end-all-be-all advocate and source of inspiration.
“She’s like your fierce drag queen friend, but she’s not really a drag queen,” Pandora Boxx adds.
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