Ross Mathews Says the Best ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Lip-Sync ‘Is Coming Up’ in Season 12

After being on the judge’s panel for a few seasons of this reality series, Ross Mathews knows a few things about lip-syncs. During one interview, the celebrity said that the best “lip-sync for your life” moment is still yet to come. Here’s what Ross Mathews had to say about upcoming episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Director RuPaul arrives at a news conference for the world premiere of 'RuPaul's Drag Race Live!'
Director RuPaul arrives at a news conference for the world premiere of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race Live!’ | Ethan Miller/Getty Images

RuPaul announced a few new seasons of the Emmy-award winning reality series

Hot off the success of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, this drag performer is ready to release a few more seasons of this reality series. That includes the highly anticipated season, RuPaul’s Drag Race: All-Stars 5. RuPaul is even set to premiere another Drag Race-related series, Celebrity Drag Race, sometime this year.

Wigs will be flying once again, thanks to the latest announcement from RuPaul. After months of anticipation, the next season, season 12, of this Emmy-award winning reality series premieres on VH1.

Michelle Visage, Ross Mathews and Shangela Laquifa Wadley
Michelle Visage, Ross Mathews, and Shangela Laquifa Wadley | Presley Ann/Getty Images

Ross Mathews said one lip-sync from ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ season 12 will be the best one yet

For one video with Logo, Ross Mathews commented on a few of the most iconic lip-sync moments. Even with Roxxxy Andrews’ “wig ruveal” and Raven and Jujubee’s emotional portrayal of “Dancing On My Own,” Ross Mathews teased that his favorite lip-sync moment is during the upcoming season.

He said that that this performing is “coming up” and fans are already freaking out. One Twitter user said, “not sure it can top this from the great [Yvie Oddly] and [Brooke Lynn Hytes]… Still watch this daily and still gagging.”

“There’s a lot of competition for that title. It better be worth it,” another Twitter user said. Viewers will just have to wait and see for themselves.

When does ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ season 12 premiere?

The wait is almost over for Drag Race fans. Finally, they’ll have a chance to watch the queens lip-sync for their life, thanks to the premiere of the upcoming 12th season. There will be a few celebrity guest judges, including Niki Minaj. However, the main decision is always RuPaul’s to make.

This is not the first time Ross Mathews sat at the judge’s panel. The celebrity was one of the featured judges for previous seasons, even having the opportunity to meet Lady Gaga.

“Oh my God, my all-time favorite moment from Drag Race, besides of course getting to work with Michelle [Visage], Ru, and Carson [Kressley], was the moment I walked in and they told me Lady Gaga was going to be there. I could not,” Ross Mathews said, according to Hollywood Life. “I can’t believe I live in the same world as Lady Gaga, and I got to sit next to her for like 12 hours.”

The contestants include drag performers Aiden Zhane, Brita, Crystal Methyd, Dahlia Sin, Gigi Goode, Heidi N Closet, Jackie Cox, Jaida Essence Hall, Jan, Nicky Doll, Rock M Sakura, Sherry Pie, and Widow Von’Du. They’ll compete for a crown, a cash prize of $100,000, and the title of America’s Next Drag Superstar.

RuPaul’s Drag Race season 12 premieres on Feb. 28, 2020. Until then, fans can stream episodes of Untucked on the WOW Presents YouTube Channel.