JAJA is the stage name of R-Jay Angeles Carubio, a drag performer from the Philippines. She competed on the first season of Drag Race Thailand (Season 1).


Season 1

"Mabuhay! ARGHH! It’s me JAJA! Not that greedy."

Drag Name Origin

Carubio's stage name originated both from the stage names of Raja and Aja of RuPaul's Drag Race. Since Raja and Aja are famous drag superstars, Carubio decided to take the letters A,J and A then just add J and then Jaja was born.

In the Philippines, Carubio's home country, "Jaja" also means Haha.

Drag Race Thailand

Season Competed: Season 1
Ranking: 5th/6th
Mini-Challenges Won: 1 (ep. 4)
Times as Team Captain: 0
Main Challenges Won: 0
Runway Challanges Won: 1 (ep. 4)
Times in Bottom: 2 (ep. 5, 6)
Episode Eliminated: Ep. 6


  • Jaja is influenced by Aja and inspired by Miss Fame, Kim Chi and Raven.
  • She is the only Drag Race Thailand queen to not be from Thailand, she is from the Philippines.
  • Jaja has a crush on Dearis Doll.


  • Amadiva: What it means, what does it mean
    • JAJA: I think she says: "Dearis, would you like to follow me?"

Follow JAJA


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