Queens who were part of an alliance.
Cash Prize Winners
Queens who won cash prizes, from the highest to lowest.
- Alaska (All Stars 2): $100,000 Grand Prize & $30,000 in Tips
- Sharon Needles (Season 4), Jinkx Monsoon (Season 5), Chad Michaels (All Stars 1), Bianca Del Rio (Season 6), Violet Chachki (Season 7) and Bob The Drag Queen (Season 8), Sasha Velour (Season 9): $100,000 Grand Prize
- Raja (Season 3): $75,000 Grand Prize
- Tyra Sanchez (Season 2): $25,000 Grand Prize
- Bebe Zahara Benet (Season 1): $20,000 Grand Prize
- Alyssa Edwards (All Stars 2): $15,000 in Tips
- Roxxxy Andrews and Detox (All Stars 2): $10,000 Tip
- Tatianna (All Stars 2): $5,000 Tip
Multiple "Bottom" Queens
2 times on the Bottom
All Stars 1: Team Latrila
3 times on the Bottom
4 times on the Bottom
5 times on the Bottom
Consecutive Main Challenge Winners
Two Consecutive Main Challenges
Three Consecutive Main Challenges
Queens who were known for their advanced dance skills.
Dual Main Challenge Winners
The following queens both won a main challenge together during their respective seasons.
All Stars 1: Team Latrila, Team Yarlexis, Team Shad
Eliminated after First Bottom
Queens who were eliminated after their first and only time in the bottom two.
All Stars 1: Team Mandora, Team Brown Flowers, Team Yarlexis
Eliminated after Winning
Queens who were eliminated the week after winning the main challenge.
Eliminated while not being in the Bottom Two
Queens who were eliminated, although not being in the bottom two.
Queens who are of Asian or Pacific Islander Decent.
The following queens are of Latino, Hispanic, or Puerto Rican descent.
Fan Vote Winners
The following queens competed on RuPaul's Drag Race due to winning an online voting poll.
First "Bottom" Survivors
Queens who placed in the "Bottom" on the first episode they appeared in on their season and were not eliminated.
All Stars 1: Team Shad
First Main Challenge Winner
The following queens were the winners of the first main challenge of their respective seasons.
All Stars 1: Team Latrila
First Two Main Challenge Winner
The following queens were the first to win two main challenges during their season.
All Stars 1: Team Shad
First To Be Eliminated
The following queens were the first to be eliminated from their respective season.
First To Enter Workroom
The following queens were the first to enter the workroom on their respective season.
Queens who impersonate celebrities.
The following queens were born outside of the USA.
Kai Kai Queens
Queens who used to date each other.
Last To Enter Workroom
The following queens were the last to enter the workroom on their respective season.
The following queens won the title of "Miss Congeniality" on their respective seasons.
Main Challenge Winners
Queens who only won one main challenge
All Stars 1: Team Latrila, Team Yarlexis
Queens who won two main challenges
Queens who won three main challenges
All Stars 1: Team Shad
Queens who won four main challenges
Queens who only went by one-word names while on the show.
Music Video Queens
Queens who have appeared in a RuPaul music video.
- In cameo roles: The Princess, Madame LaQueer, Milan, Jiggly Caliente, Willam Belli, Dida Ritz, Kenya Michaels, Latrice Royale
Name Yodel Queens
Queens who were given a special "name yodel" or runway intro by RuPaul.
New York Queens
The following queens came from New York.
"No Bottom Two" Queens
The following queens never placed in the bottom two.
Plus Sized Queens
Queens who have been considered to be big girls.
Queens whose names are puns.
Season 6: BenDeLaCreme (his given name "Benjamin" and the french term "Creme De La Creme"), Courtney Act (the term "Caught in the Act", said with an Aussie accent), Darienne Lake (a New York amusement park), Laganja Estranja (a slang term for marijuana, "ganja")
Real Name Queens
The following queens go by their real name.
The following queens hold records.
- BeBe Zahara Benet (The only winner to win a $20,000 cash prize / First "America's Next Drag Superstar")
- Shannel (First queen to walk into the werkroom/First use of "sickening!")
- Nina Flowers (First Miss Congeniality/First challenge winner/First queen on the runway)
- Victoria Porkchop Parker (First queen to be eliminated)
- Akashia (First lip sync winner)
- Jujubee (The only contestant to place as a top 3 finalist without winning a single main challenge)
- Tyra Sanchez (Youngest season winner ever to be crowned "America's Next Drag Superstar"/ The only season winner to win a $25,000 cash prize)
- Tatianna (First "Snatch Game" winner)
- Venus D-Lite and Delta Work (The only contestants ever to be cast on the show through an open call audition)
- Raja (The first season winner of Asian decent / The only winner to win a $75,000 prize)
- Shangela (Only queen to be in the bottom two of the first episode on two separate seasons/First death drop ever performed/First contestant to compete in two different seasons)
- Carmen Carrera and Yara Sofia (First contestants to have a "Double Shantay")
- Carmen Carrera (First contestant to return to the competition in the same season after being eliminated)
- Sharon Needles (Most main challenge wins: 4 / First Caucasian to win)
- Willam Belli (The first contestant to ever be disqualified from the show / The only contestant to be eliminated after winning the main challenge on the same episode)
- Yara Sofia (The only contestant ever to press the "Shemergency" button)
- Chad Michaels (The oldest "Winner"/ The first contestant to be inducted into the "Drag Race Hall of Fame")
- Monica Beverly Hillz (The only openly transgender contestant to compete on the show while transitioning)
- Detox (Most mini-challenge wins: 5)
- Jade Jolie (Most consecutive "Safe" placings: of 4)
- Jinkx Monsoon (Most consecutive "Best Queens of the Week" placings: 8)
- Vivienne Pinay and Honey Mahogany (First contestants to be in a double elimination after a "Lip-Sync for Your Life")
- Coco Montrese (The first contestant to lipsync 4 times)
- Bianca Del Rio (The only contestant to never place in the "Bottom Queens" for the entire season / The oldest non-All-Stars winner to be crowned "America's Next Drag Superstar" at age 37/First Hispanic winner)
- Darienne Lake (Most times placed in the "Worst Queens of the Week")
- BenDeLaCreme and Darienne Lake (The only pair of queens to lipsync against each other more than once)
- Miss Fame (The "Eliminated" queen to have lasted the longest before being eliminated after her 1st lip-sync, lasting a total of 9 weeks)
- Trixie Mattel (First queen to return to her season and win a challenge in the same episode)
- Max (Lowest placing queen to have won 2 challenges - 9th place)
- Derrick Barry (100th queen to walk into the workroom)
- Robbie Turner (Only queen to lip sync in roller skates)
- Bob The Drag Queen (First Queen to play two celebrities in Snatch Game)
- Roxxxy Andrews (First queen to ever win a "Lipsync for Your Legacy" and eliminate another queen / Only queen to be the first winner of a main challenge on two separate seasons / Most bottom placings)
- Coco Montrese (First queen to ever be eliminated by the winner of a "Lipsync for Your Legacy".)
- Adore Delano (First queen to ever quit the competition)
- Alyssa Edwards (First queen to ever be part of a "Double Shantay" in two separate seasons)
- Alaska (Highest cash prize winner in series herstory, winning a total of $130,000 in tips & the grand prize)
- Tatianna (Only queen ever to have won the "Snatch Game" as well as having ended up in the Bottom 2 from the "Snatch Game" / Lowest cash prize winner in series history, winning $5,000/ First queen in series her story to be eliminated three times)
- Charlie Hides (Oldest contestant ever to compete, at age 52)
- Peppermint (First queen to enter the competition as an openly transgender woman)
- Eureka (First queen sent home due to injury / First queen to receive open invitation to return to the next season)
- Cynthia Lee Fontaine (First queen to finish in the same position on two non-All Stars seasons)
- Nina Bo'nina Brown and Valentina (First queens to have their lip-sync paused)
- Valentina (First queen to wear mask during a lip-sync)
- Sasha Velour (First queen to win a "Sudden Death Lip-Sync for the Crown" / First queen to win "RuPaul's Drag Race" without the most main challenge wins/ First queen to wear a mask during a lip-sync and win)
- Shea Couleé (First queen with 4 main challenge wins that didn't win her season)
Resting on Pretty
The following queens were read for "resting on pretty".
The following queens were the runner-ups of their season.
Queens who were known for their advanced singing abilities.
Snatch Game Winners
The following contestants won the Snatch Game of their season.
The following queens came out as transgender.
The following queens came out as genderfluid, non-binary, and/or another gender identity.
The following queens won their respective season.
The following queens were the youngest queens competing in their respective seasons.
The following queens were the oldest queens (at the time of recording) competing in their respective seasons.
The following queens were given a "Villain" edit during their appearance on the show.
The following queens have come out about having HIV/AIDS.
The following queens have appeared on YouTube series created by WOWpresents.
DRAG QUEENS REACT: Season 1: Ongina, Bebe Zahara Benet and Tammie Brown. Season 2: Raven, Tyra Sanchez, Tatianna, Pandora Boxx, Nicole Paige Brooks, Morgan McMichaels and Mystique Summers. Season 3: Mariah Balenciaga, Delta Work, Raja and Manila Luzon. Season 4: Chad Michaels, Phi Phi O'Hara, Latrice Royale, Jiggly Caliente and Sharon Needles. Season 5: Jinkx Monsoon, Coco Montrese, Alaska, Detox and Alyssa Edwards. Season 6: Laganja Estranja, Milk, Bianca Del Rio and Gia Gunn. Season 7: Violet Chachki, Tempest DuJour, Mrs. Kasha Davis, Kennedy Davenport, Trixie Mattel, Ginger Minj, Katya and Jaidynn Diore Fierce. Season 8: Laila McQueen, Naysha Lopez, Naomi Smalls, Chi Chi DeVayne, Kim Chi, Cynthia Lee Fontaine and Bob The Drag Queen. Season 9: Eureka O’Hara
Rooftop Lipsync: Season 2: Morgan McMichaels, Nicole Paige Brooks and Mystique Summers. Season 3: Mariah Balenciaga. Season 6: Laganja Estranja and Gia Gunn. Season 7: Mrs. Kasha Davis and Jaidynn Diore Fierce
HOW TO MAKEUP: Season 3: Delta Work. Season 4: Jiggly Caliente. Season 5: Alaska and Detox. Season 7: Katya, Jaidynn Diore Fierce, Kennedy Davenport, Tempest DuJour and Mrs. Kasha Davis. Season 8: Laila McQueen and Naysha Lopez
Ring My Bell: Season 1: Tammie Brown, Victoria Parker and Shannel. Season 2: Raven, Morgan McMichaels, Sonique, Shangela, Pandora Boxx and Tatianna. Season 3: Yara Sofia, Raja, Delta Work, Carmen Carrera, Manila Luzon, Shangela, Mimi Imfurst and Venus D-Lite. Season 4: Willam Belli, Latrice Royale, Chad Michaels, Sharon Needles, Madame LaQueer, Phi Phi O'Hara and Jiggly Caliente. Season 5: Alaska, Jinkx Monsoon, Roxxxy Andrews, Alyssa Edwards, Vivienne Pinay, Serena ChaCha, Detox and Coco Montrese. Season 6: BenDeLaCreme, Courtney Act, Adore Delano, Milk, April Carrión, Trinity K. Bonet, Gia Gunn and Darienne Lake. Season 7: Trixie Mattel, Katya, Tempest DuJour, Mrs. Kasha Davis and Jaidynn Diore Fierce. Season 8: Kim Chi and Laila McQueen
WOW Shopping Network: Season 1: Victoria Parker, Shannel, Tammie Brown, Bebe Zahara Benet and Ongina. Season 2: Morgan McMichaels. Season 3: Yara Sofia and Mimi Imfurst. Season 4: Chad Michaels and Phi Phi O'Hara. Season 5: Alyssa Edwards and Jade Jolie. Season 6: Vivacious and Kelly Mantle
RuPaul's Drag Race Fashion Photo RuView: Season 3: Raja and/or Season 2: Raven with Season 2: Jujubee, Tatianna, Morgan McMichaels, Nicole Paige Brooks and Mystique Summers. Season 3: Manila Luzon, Delta Work and Mariah Balenciaga. Season 5: Alaska and Alyssa Edwards. Season 6: Gia Gunn. Season 7: Mrs. Kasha Davis, Trixie Mattel and Katya. Season 8: Kim Chi and Naomi Smalls.
Couple$/Bestie$/Bro$/$tranger$ For Ca$h: Season 1: Ongina. Season 2: Raven and Morgan McMichaels. Season 3: Yara Sofia, Delta Work and Raja. Season 4: Phi Phi O'Hara, Chad Michaels, Sharon Needles and Latrice Royale. Season 5: Alaska, Alyssa Edwards, Coco Montrese and Detox. Season 6: Laganja Estranja, Courtney Act, Gia Gunn, Milk. Season 7: Tempest DuJour, Trixie Mattel, Katya, Ginger Minj and Mrs. Kasha Davis. Season 8: Kim Chi and Naomi Smalls.
James St James' Transformations: Season 1: Bebe Zahara Benet and Tammie Brown. Season 2: Raven and Morgan McMichaels. Season 3: Raja, Yara Sofia, Manila Luzon, Mimi Imfurst and Mariah Balenciaga. Season 4: Chad Michaels, Sharon Needles, Phi Phi O'Hara and Latrice Royale. Season 5: Jinkx Monsoon, Roxxxy Andrews, Alaska, Detox and Alyssa Edwards. Season 6: Vivacious, Milk, Bianca Del Rio, Laganja Estranja, BenDeLaCreme, Courtney Act and Gia Gunn. Season 7: Miss Fame, Trixie Mattel, Kennedy Davenport, Violet Chachki, Tempest DuJour, Katya, Ginger Minj and Mrs. Kasha Davis. Season 8: Bob The Drag Queen, Laila McQueen and Dax ExclamationPoint. Season 9: Shea Couleé and Nina Bo'nina Brown.
Queens Without Prizes
The following queens have not yet received the prize given for winning a challenge in the show.
- (Also, her original prize in episode 3 was a walk-on role on the series "Two Broke Girls")
Queens Who Ruturned To The Race
The following queens came back to compete after getting eliminated.