Shea Couleé is an American drag queen and musician best known for appearing on the ninth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race.
Before appearing on the show, Couleé performed at various venues in Chicago, including Roscoe’s, Berlin, Double Door, and Hydrate.
Couleé was announced to compete on the ninth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race, winning four challenges and eventually lost a lip sync to Sasha Velour, finishing in joint third/fourth place. She performed as part of the Werq the World Tour, following RuPaul’s Drag Race.
In 2017, Couleé released three music videos “COCKY” on the same day of June 22 to promote her debut EP, Couleé-D. Couleé co-directed the music videos, and co-produced the EP. Azealia Banks and Couleé announced plans to release a studio collaboration. She also co-produced, directed and starred in her own film Lipstick City in July 7, 2017.
In September 2018, Couleé performed as a background dancer behind Christina Aguilera for Opening Ceremony’s Spring 2019 collection, with other Drag Race alumni.
Couleé photographed with Farrah Moan for Manny MUA’s Lunar Beauty palette.
She appeared in the music video for Iggy Azalea’s “Sally Walker” on March 14, 2019.