A'keria Chanel Davenport is the stage name of Gregory D'Wayne, a drag queen, performer, the 2017-2018 holder of the "Miss Black Universe" title, as well as one of the Season 11 contestants of "RuPaul's Drag Race".

Drag Family

A'keria's drag mother is Armani Nicole Davenport, the drag daughter of Kelexis Davenport, whose other daughters include past contestants Sahara Davenport and Kennedy Davenport, as well as Silky O'Hara Munro (drag grandmother of Ra'Jah O'Hara), Deja Davenport (drag mother of Honey Davenport and drag grand mother to Monét X Change) and Chevelle Brooks (drag mother of Jiggly Caliente).

RuPaul's Drag Race

A'keria Chanel Davenport
Season Competed Season 11
Ranking: 3rd/4th
Maxi Challenges Won: 2 (Eps. 6, 9)
Mini Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 6)
Times as Team Captain: 1 (Ep. 6)
Times in Bottom: 2 (Eps. 3, 7)
Episode Eliminated: Episode 14

From the legendary "House of Davenport", A'keria's slick shiny look makes you sit up and pay attention. The current reigning "Miss Black Universe", this super accomplished pageant drag queen is doing the Davenports proud with her signature aesthetic: "fit, fashion, mug and body". Expect big hair, big attitude and big results from this competitor.

Entrance Quote

"Oh yes, it's me: Miss A'keria D-A-V-E-N-P-O-R, and as you can see, I'm the motherfucking T."

Memorable Quotes

  • "Get. Out. Get out!" (referring to Brooke Lynn Hytes)
  • "I don't know about y'all, but a couple of us is getting Elvis." (referring to Soju's entrance look)
  • "Whas goin' on?"
  • "Oh, you a big bitch, I got to get you twice!" (to Silky Ganache in Episode 2's maxi challenge, the "Good God Girl, Get Out!" sketch)
  • "About 5 years ago, I watched that movie 'Sparkle' that she starred in." (referring to the singer Mariah Carey and the movie "Glitter", on Episode 3's maxi challenge, the "Diva Workship" sketch)
  • "LIAR CAREY!" (to Plastique Tiara during the "Diva Worship" sketch)
  • "I don't know where this is leading to. It's just a snake wrapped across her head..." (referring to Brooke Lynn Hytes "MILF Eleganza" look creative process)
  • "I want whatever she's on."
  • "My best advice is: slap that ass and get a free pass."
  • "It'd be no golden showers here as of right now." (as Tiffany Haddish in the "Snatch Game at Sea")
  • "At least the rowls were cohesive." (referring to Vanessa Vanjie Mateo and Plastique Tiara sketch in Episode 9's maxi challenge, the "L.A.D.P." sketch)
  • "Girl, I can't even fart."
  • "I think the chicken had more air time than Shuga did." (referring to Shuga Cain and her "L.A.D.P." sketch with Silky Ganache)
  • "If all else fails, go Asian." (referring to Plastique Tiara switching into her Asian accent during the “L.A.D.P” sketch)
  • "I'm confused as hell and lost as a Billy Goat."
  • "Girl, Fish turned into a demon!" (referring to Plastique Tiara after she had a demon accent)



Season 11 Looks


Meet A’Keria C

Meet A’Keria C. Davenport 'Bigger in Texas, Baby' RuPaul's Drag Race Season 11-0

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