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The show's Drag Race, which premieres on January 14th from VH1, will be released

The show's Drag Race, which premieres on January 14th from VH1, will be released

VH1 announced on Thursday evening that the Emmy-winning competition program will premiere on Friday, Jan. 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT, in 2022 with a new crop of fierce queens looking to become America's Next Drag Superstar for season 14 of's Drag Race.

14 queens from all around the country and beyond will appear on the Werk-Room and vying for the $100,000 cash prize this upcoming season. While the roster of newcomers will feature some queens from various drag families, Season 14 of RuPaul's Drag Race will also feature a few firsts, including the series' first straight contestant and first queen from Michigan.

RuPaul's Drag Race, a successful Emmys season, is produced by productions, with RuPaul serving as host. Post-show RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked will premiere immediately following the flagship series' return at 9:30 PM ET/PT on VH1. Untucked gives viewers a behind-the-scene look at the backstage drama as the queens await their fate and see who will need to lip-sync for their life to avoid the week's elimination.

Symone, who is a Reigning Drag Race winner, will host a show where fans may learn more about the upcoming singer on Friday, Dec. 3 at 10 a.m. ET. In the meanwhile, more information about the new queens can be found below. Take a Candyland-themed ru-veal here.

@thealyssahunter (Catao, PR)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @thealyssahunter|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @thealyssahunter (Catao, PR)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @thealyssahunter

The huntress is on the prowl! Alyssa is a professional photographer who knows her way around a runway and delivers stunning looks wherever she goes. She's here to prove that not only can she give a snarl, but she also has the performance skills to bring the crown back to her hometown.

Angeria Paris VanMicheals (Atlanta, GA)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @angeriavm|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @angeriavm|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @angeriavm

This southern belle from ATL will light up any room with her uniqueness, resilience, and talent. An old school pageant queen, Angie is here to serve harbinger style and face with a country charm that you cant help but fall in love with.

@hereisbosco: @hereisbosco @hereisbosco [Instagram/TikTok]: @hereisbosco (Seattle,WA)|Instagram/TikTok: @hereisbosco (Seattle, WA)|Instagram/TikTok: @hereisbosco (Seattle, WA)]

Don't let her relaxed Seattle grunge vibe fool you; this fiercely competitive queen is all about femme fatale glamour. Bosco will stop at nothing to bring the crown back to Seattle with her razor-sharp wit and impressive arsenal of drag talents.

@dayabetty, Twitter: @dayabetty (417) instagram/TikTok: @dayabetty (Springfield, MO): @dayabetty (Springfield, MO)

You Betty be ready! The edgy six foot four goddess, which floats from the House of Methyd, is renowned for producing stunning looks out of anything she can get her hands on and will do whatever it takes to get her to the top and claim that crown.

Deja Skye (Fresno, CA)|Instagram/Twitter: @dejaskye, TikTok: @dejaskye101

Deja is known for her bold, colorful drag aesthetic and design skills, but she has terrible lip sync skills, so watch out for her!

@jasminekennedie(New York City, NY)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @jasminekennedie(New York City, NY)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @jasminekennedie(New York City, NY)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: Jasminekennedie(New York City, NY)

The ditzy doll of New York City has arrived, she's known as a high-energy dancing queen who brings polished drag and gab's gift. Her personality may be bubbly and fascinating, but she's unrelenting about slaughtering the competition.

Jorgeous (Nashville, Tennessee)||Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @jorgeous_1|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @jorgeous_1

Hello-tis, it's Jorgeous! At the age of 16, this spicy Latina dancing diva started drag and never looked back. Jorgeous is a fierce performer who was born to do drag.

@junejambalaya @junejambalaya @junejambalaya @junejambalaya | Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: Lis Angeles, CA) | Twitter/TikTok/Twitter: Juni Jambalaya (Los Angeles, CA) | Instagram/TikTok/Twitter:

This jambalaya is heating up! June is known for her hot dance moves and is ready to show off her kicks and splits and get a hand in the rest of the game!

@kerricolby (Los Angeles, CA)| Instagram/Twitter: @kerricolby, TiktTok: @kerricolby (Los Angeles, CA)| Instagram/Twitter: @kerricolby, TiktTok: @kerricolby

Kerri is a bold diva from the famous House of Colby who tells it like it is while always looking amazing. She came to slaughter the game in true Colby style!

Kornbread TheSnack | Instagram/TikTok: @kornbreadthesnack @kornbreadthesnack @kornbreadthesnack @kornbreadthesnack @kornbreadthesnack @kornbreadthesnack @kornbreadthesnack @kornbreadthesnack @kornbreadthesnack @kornbread (Los Angeles, CA) @kornbread (Los Angeles, CA) @

Kornbread is being served, and the LA queen is a performance powerhouse with a deliciously sassy personality. She will leave you gooped, gagged, and gandered, and will want a taste of what she's cooking! This LA queen is a performance powerhouse with a deliciously sassy personality.

Lady Camden (Sacramento, CA)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @ladycamden (Sacramento, CA)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @ladycamden

Three cheers for America's little spice girl: born in the UK but now lives in Sacramento, this professional ballet dancer turned drag queen is ready to take the world by storm serving class and sass as well as living the pop princess dream she always dreamed of.

@maddymorphosis (Fayetteville, AR)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @maddymorphosis (Fayetteville, AR)|Instagram/TikTok/Twitter: @maddymorphosis (Fayetteville, AR)

Maddy's quirky performances make her a star in the small town camp and comedy category. As the first heterosexual queen on Drag Race, Maddy's quirky performances set her apart from the pack, and she's here to prove she can perform with the greatest of them.

@theorionstory (Grand Rapids, MI)| Instagram/Tiktok: @theorionstory

Orion is an elegant sex kitten with a campy edge. As Michigan's first queen, this midwestern beauty adds a smoldering Lana Del Rey's energy to her drag and is excited to share her unique drag stylings with the world.

Willow Pill (Denver, CO)|Instagram/Tiktok/Twitter: @willowpillqueen [Silver], CO)|Instagram/Tiktok/Twitter: @willowpillqueen [Denver, CO]|Instagram/Tiktok/Twitter: @willowpillqueen [Twitter: @willowpillqueen [Twitter:

Willow Pill is season 11 winner Yvie Oddly's drag sister, so expect the unexpected. This queen digs deep to provide a lovely sense of humor and a darkly eccentric drag style. Willow Pill is the season 11 winner's drag style.

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