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Top 20 Rupaul’s Drag Race Contestants 2015

Top 20 Rupaul’s Drag Race Contestants ranked by social media statistics.Each contestant is awarded up to 20 points in each social media category. Those scores were determined by social media Likes, Followers and Subscribers.Every contestant was ranked except for Sahara Davenport.Facebook: 20 points Twitter: 20 points Instagram: 20 points *YouTube: 20 points Total: 80 points possible.*Youtube scores were determined by a combination of subscribers and overall views.Last years list can be found here.

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During Season four, Chad earned praise as a seasoned and well polished queen. Many of her fellow contestants were completely in awe of her during the course of the season.

After six episodes of All Stars, Chad was announced as the winner and inducted into the All Stars Hall of Fame.

"I'm Cher bitch!"

18. Violet Chachki

While on the show, she won three challenges and became the latest in a handful of contestants in the show's history to make it the finale without ever being in the bottom two.

On June 1, she was crowned "America's Next Drag Superstar".


15. Detox

Dextox first featured in Rupaul's Drag Race in Season 1 on episode 7, which was the recap special, when Rupaul was showcasing some of the unsuccessful applicants for that season.

Placed 4th in Season 5

"Sorry about it."

14. Miss Fame

Miss Fame works as a celebrity makeup artist in New York, and has worked on models and celebrities including Ève Salvail, Snooki and JWoww, Martha Wash, Wendy Williams, and Michael Urie.

Placed 7th on Season 7.

"It will all make sense later."

9. Jinkx Monsoon

Jinkx Monsoon describes herself as being Seattle's hottest, youngest MILF, and as the hardest working single mother in show business.

Monsoon also holds the record for most consecutive weeks being in the top, at 8 weeks.

8. Carmen Carrera

Although she identified as male during the third season of RuPaul's Drag Race, on May 1, 2012, ABC News reported that Carrera identifies as a transgender woman.

A petition started requesting that Carrera serve as a model during the 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, but despite media coverage and approximately 45,000 signatures the petition was unsuccessful.

7. Courtney Act

Courtney, along with fellow contestant Bianca Del Rio both went on to place in the top 3 without ever placing in the bottom 2 on any episode. The first time two contestants have accomplished this feat during the same season.

6. Manila Luzon

Manila did very well on the show, landing only in the bottom once, to the song "Mac-Arthur Park". That very lipsync is now considered legendary. It is considered by many to be 'the best lip-synch of all time" Ru stated "That is what I call a lip-synch for your life!".

“Oh, I’m so glad you covered up your face.”

5. Alaska


"Are you red... e? for me?"

"I live for Chaz Bono... Chaz Bono came out of Cher's vagina"

"Your makeup is TERRIBLE!"

"How do I feel about queens who've had plastic surgery? Jealous. If I had my way, my upper lip would look like THIS..."

4. Bianca Del Rio

Bianca del Rio is the first contestant on Drag Race "herstory" to not be in the bottom group or place "low" for one entire season. Bianca is the first Hispanic winner in the series' history.

"Not today Satan,not today!"

3. Sharon Needles

Sharon holds the record for the most main challenges won in one season by one contestant, with a total of four main challenge wins. This makes her the season winner with the most main challenge wins. Sharon is the first Caucasian season winner in series history.

"Three words to describe Sharon Needles are Beautiful, Spooky, and Stupid."

2. Willam

In January 2013 Belli would have his biggest viral hit with 18 million hits on YouTube alone. When she released "Boy Is a Bottom," featuring Detox and Vicky Vox, to coincide with the fifth season premiere of RuPaul's Drag Race. Its timing and the use of social media made it a very well received release.

1. Adore Delano

Adore released her lead single "DTF" via Youtube on May 19, 2014. On June 3, 2014, Adore released her debut album entitled "Till Death Do Us Party". It debuted at #3 on the Dance/Electronic Albums Billboard charts, and reached #59 on the Billboard 200. Adore is the highest charting artist of any Drag Race contestant, including RuPaul, thus far.

"For all the other queen who tell me I'm not polished enough, they just need to know I'm polish remover, bitch."

Ranking by Season

Here is a list of the top ranked social media queens by their season.

Season 1: Nina Flowers

Season 2: Jujubee

Season 3: Manila Luzon

Season 4: Willam

Season 5: Alaska

Season 6: Adore Delano

Season 7: Miss Fame

Season with the highest/most ranking queens? Season 4

Ranking by Social Media Platform

Facebook: Carmen Carrera

Twitter: Sharon Needles

Instagram: Adore Delano

Youtube: Willam

Honorable Mention

Alyssa's Secret wasn't enough to earn her a spot, just barely missing the list by 4 points. Alyssa Edwards is a fan favorite and one of the most memorable ever to appear on the show.

Last year Raven was awarded Honorable Mention.

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