bio

Laganja Estranja, a Presidential Scholar in the Arts, earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in dance and choreography at California Institute of the Arts. After appearing as a contestant on LogoTV's Season 6 of RuPaul's Drag Race,  Laganja has traveled the world, headlining in Europe and walking in the Melange Brasil Fashion Show in Rio de Janeiro.  Laganja is a featured rap artist on several singles including "Got Beat" and "Gold Grill BBQ," and is currently working on her own mixtape with artists such as Rye Rye and Wish. Her jewelry line "Laganja Estranja is My Enemy" by CHRISHABANA and makeup line in collaboration with X-Tar Cosmetics can be purchased at Round2LA in Los Angeles and as well as online. Laganja has also appeared as a contortionist along side Christina Aguilera for the American Music Awards, in Austin Young's "Tranimal Workshop," in Gareth Pugh's fashion film "PITTI," and in Project Mermaids. As an artist, Laganja believes "LET'S GET SICKINGGGGGG!" 

news

film / tv / web appearances

  • Rupaul's Drag Race Season Six, LogoTV, as herself
  • Alyssa's Secret, World of Wonder, as herself
  • Transformations with James St. James, World of Wonder, as herself
  • America's Got Talent, NBC, as herself
  • Ask A Mortician, web, as herself
  • American Music Awards, dancer for Christina Aguilera
  • L.A. Woman Rising, art documentary, as herself

modeling

  • Project Mermaids
  • NoH8 Campaign
  • Mélange Productions, Inc.
  • "Tranimal" for Austin Young
  • "The Scarlett Siren" by Syren Latex in collaboration with the Stockroom
  • Dripped Fashion Soiree and Trunk Show
  • Project Nunway
  • The GORGEOUS Project
  • Gareth Pugh's "PITTI"

music

  • "LEGS" Laganja Estranja ft. Rye Rye (in production)
  • "Got Beat" KRAAX ft. Laganja Estranja, Cool B and Lisa Wick [link]
  • "Gold Grill BBQ" Krysta Youngs ft. Laganja Estranja and Melanie Fontana [link]

print

  • Weed World UK
  • DOPE Magazine

awards

  • "Performer of the Year," Melenge Productions, Inc.
  • "Queen of Queens," 340 Nightclub
  • Presidential Scholar in the Arts

request

for bookings and interviews, contact laganjaestranja@gmail.com

for store related inquiries, collaborations, and wholesale, contact press@laganjaestranja.com

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