Lemon is the stage name of Christopher Elliott Baptista, a drag performer and one of the Season 1 contestants of Canada's Drag Race.

Name Origin

Lemon’s Drag Name is solely inspired by the citrus of the same name, due to her self-proclaimed “Sour As Hell” attitude.

Canada's Drag Race

Seasons Competed: Season 1
Ranking: TBA
Maxi Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 2) 
Mini Challenges Won: 3 (Eps. 3, 5, 6)
Times placed High: 1 (Ep. 5)
Times as Team Captain: 1 (Ep. 3) 
Times placed Low: 1 (Ep. 6)
Times in Bottom Two: 1 (Ep. 1)
Episode Eliminated: TBA

Memorable Quotes

  • "Pucker up, motherfucker." (entrance quote)
  • "I'm Lemon, just like the citrus fruit."
  • "I'm gorgeous, hilarious, and sour as hell."
  • "Just my couch."
  • "Oooh, the Rocky Mountains."
  • "I'm about to make these girls feel real bitter."
  • "Yes Paris! Give it to us!"
  • "I just want my lip gloss!"
  • "I hate my life!"
  • "I can't wait to win again next week!"
  • "My name's Priyanka!"
  • "I won another thing! I won another thing!"
  • "Ooh, it starts with a high heel, we live!"
  • "Everyone wants to be a dwoll, but they a trwoll."
  • "I'm a straight-up rapstress."
  • "♪ Ain't nobody pussy pop it quite like I do / Ain't nobody look turn a head like mine do / Ain't no laugh track slap like mine do / Ain't no queen rap it back like I do / When I step in the room, girls quake / Scarlett, Starzy, always safe / Rita's old and Ilona be fake / And that last girl, what's her name? ♪" (verse in "Not Sorry Aboot It")
  • "I hope everyone thought I looked like Groot's sexy mother."
  • "The only thing you're fucking is stupid." (reading Priyanka)


  • Christopher is a professional contemporary ballet dancer, and previously performed with the Canadian national Tap team.
  • Lemon once was a backup dancer for her fellow contestant Tynomi Banks.
  • Lemon was formerly the roommate of Jan.
  • Lemon is in the same drag family as Brita.
  • Lemon was chosen by Sasha Velour to be one of the models in her New York Fashion Week collaboration with Opening Ceremony.
  • Lemon and Ilona Verley are the two first queens of Canada's Drag Race to live and come from outside of Canada, from New York City and Los Angeles respectively.
  • Lemon is the first person of Portuguese ancestry to compete on a Drag Race franchise.
  • Lemon had been doing drag for one year before being cast on Canada's Drag Race.
  • Lemon is the first queen to lip sync in episode one and stay in the competition longer than three episodes since Kandy Ho in Season 7 of RuPaul's Drag Race.
  • Lemon is the fourth contestant in herstory to land in the Bottom two on her first episode competing and later win a Maxi Challenge during a regular season, after Sahara Davenport, Shangela and Darienne Lake.
    • All four of these queens have coincidentally won the Maxi Challenge in the very next episode.


Canada's Drag Race Season 1 Looks




Web Series

  • TBA

Social Media



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