Drag Race star Nina West is releasing a children’s music album
RuPaul’s Drag Race season 11 star Nina West is releasing a children’s music album. The Columbus, Ohio-based drag star, real name Andrew Levitt, announced upcoming album Drag is Magic after her divisive Drag Race exit on Thursday (May 9). While she is hardly the first drag queen to capitalise on the reality show with a music release, Nina West’s album of original songs will be geared towards children. The album, set for release on May 17, comes after heightened protests against Drag Queen Story Time events, which invite local drag queens to read to children. Nina West has made children’s music album Drag is Magic Speaking to EW, Nina West explained: “The lead track is called “Drag Is Magic,” talking about how drag is dress-up. “It’s based on RuPaul’s principle: Everything you wear is drag. It’s not a bad word. It’s a subcultural art form, but it’s being so adopted by people, so it’s ok for kids who are curious about what it is to consider dress-up drag!” The album’s tracks include “The Drag Alphabet”, “The Reading song” and “Go Big, Be Kind, Be You.” Nina West is releasing album Drag is Magic She added: “One of my dreams
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