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Monique Heart, previously known as Kutabetch[1] and sometimes still called Monique Kutabetch Heart,[2] is the stage name of Kevin Richardson, a drag queen, recording artist, and performer who competed on the tenth season of RuPaul's Drag Race where she placed 8th as well as All Stars 4 where she placed as Runner-Up with Naomi Smalls.

Entrance Quotes

Season 10

"Cat kitty cat cat cat cat. Cat kitty cat cat cow. Bringing you the heart of Season 10, honey. Monique Heart. The face."

All Stars 4

"Honey, the face, the look, the meme. Miss Monique Heart. Reclaiming my time, reclaiming my crown, RuPaul where's my check at?"

Secret Celebrity Drag Race (Episode 4)

"Hello, world. Hello, America. I heard we have some brown-cow-stunning celebrities!"

Drag Name Origin

Her original name was "Kutahbetch" (from the phrase "to cut a bitch"), but her drag sisters did not like it. Coming up with a new one, they tossed ideas around at a local bar before deciding on her current name, "Monique". "Heart" instead refers to her loving and sweet nature.[1]

RuPaul's Drag Race

Monique Heart
Season Competed Season 10 All Stars 4
Ranking: 8th Place 3rd/4th Place
Mini-Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 3) 0
Main Challenges Won: 0 3 (Eps. 1, 4, 9)
Times as Team Captain: 1 (Ep. 3) 1 (Ep. 2)
Times in Bottom: 1 (Ep. 7) 2 (Eps. 2, 5)
Episode Eliminated Episode 7 Episode 10

Farewell Message

Season 10

"Always abide in love & learn your words! Facts are facts"

Memorable Quotes

Season 10

  • "She is gonna gag you, honey. She is- I'm a production!"
  • "She is gonna give you the ooh ah ah sensation, honey."
  • "What? Safe?! #Bitter"
  • "Get woke, shook, I'm awake!"
  • "AAH! A SPIDER!!!"
  • "I can't, I'm queening out right now!"
  • "3, 2, 1, Action."
  • "Action."
  • "Great. Cut!"
  • "America, my face is saying everything you need to"
  • "What is done in the dark shall be brought to the light, mother darling, the light's on."
  • "Not to cut you off, but to cut you off," (to Mayhem Miller)
  • "Lies and fairy tales. Who told you that?" (to Monét X Change)
  • "Top of the morning to you."
  • "Oh, you decadent chocolate bar you! Succulent!"
  • "I mean, what cactus could resist?"
  • "I came to this competition with glitter and Jesus! And bitch, I'm making it work, okay!?"
  • "The Bible says..."
  • "America, if I could cuss in this competition right now and just scream the capital F... America, you'll say it for me right now: one, two, three. Thank you!"
  • "Ru dropped little nuggets, and I sure will pick up them little chicken nuggets, honey! Uh, dipping sauce! Hot mustard! *bite*"
  • "Brown cow, stunning!"
  • "Facts are facts."
  • "Monét X Change, girl, you know better to be black using hotel lotion." (during the Reading is Fundamental challenge, Season 10)
  • "The heart may leave right now, but it's not gone, it's still beating full of love." (Upon being eliminated, Season 10 episode 7)
  • "Girl if I’m in the bottom two because of you, I’m cutting up all your wigs. All of them."
  • "America, let the facts be the facts. Vixen handed Aquaria her ass in a gift bag, gift wrapped, there you go, Merry Christmas." (referring to the fight between Vixen and Aquaria in the Werk Room)
  • "See! That girl right here! This girl, who's she?" (to Kameron during the Reunion)
  • "Hey fish! Keep it pushin'!'" (to Kameron during the Reunion)
  • "Point Blank Period."
  • ''A little sprinkle over here, a little glitter over there.''

All Stars 4

  • "Bitch I'm the first one!" (upon entering the Werkroom, All Stars 4)
  • "When Beyoncé walks into the room, you know she's there."
  • "Who's the next bitch?"
  • "She's flexible!"
  • "A black jumpsuit like a leotard? It's not stunning." (referring to Monét X Change's All Stars 4, Werkroom Entrance Look.)
  • “Miss Farrah is gorgeous, let’s tell facts. But, America, if you gon’ have your ass out, it’s supposed to look like J. Lo. Not like Mr. Rogers.”
  • "Sis, I love you but your crying annoys me." (To Farrah Moan during deliberations)
  • "That is fake as fuck dot com!" (to Gia Gunn starting drama in the Werk room)
  • "Girl, I love you...but you're safe." (To Valentina during deliberations)
  • "Booty Do!"
  • "Objectify!" (During Jersey Justice challenge)
  • "She puts white people on the cake!" (During the Jersey Justice challenge)
  • "I love the bitch, but not that much." (referring to Monét X Change)
  • "Just like Jesus rose Lazarus, for some reason, He rose these horrible hoes. No."
  • "The bitch is delusional. So I hope she gets chopped." (referring to Valentina)
  • "Lies. Lies! LIES!" (to Latrice Royale)
  • "The goopery!"
  • "I'm GOOPING!"
  • "Rock, scissors, paper!"
  • ”Took some time to love myself, embracing this melanin. And now I thank God for the beauty of my skin. No longer bound by lies and accusations. ‘Cause now that I got love, I’m free inside.” (verse in Everybody Say Love)
  • "How are we supposed to do this? Like which way do you go?"
  • “When she walks in, into the club, hit the stage, grab the mike, work the crowd room. She's enticing, mesmerizing and she got the whole club raging. She's a hot girl, not a thot girl. More than just a one-night-stand girl. She is classy, never ashy. Only ballers in her VIP.” (verse in Super Queen)


  • This is very vagina! (Bobbin' Around - Nubia)
  • I notice that the vanilla people be usin' first and last names too... But for most brown folks at least where I'm from, you know like Margaret with the gimpy leg, or you know or be like Trixie with the peanut head, you know that one very that but it was never like Trixie Mattel, you hear- hu-huwhat?


  • Singer Rihanna has slid into her DMs.
  • Monique is originally from Uniondale (a suburb of Nassau County) in Long Island, New York and moved to Kansas City for college.
  • Monique's original Snatch Game character for Season 10 was going to be Tiffany "New York" Pollard (previously done by Naomi Smalls in Season 8) but Monique saw more interest in Maxine Waters instead.
    • She is one of two queens to compete on an All Stars season after being eliminated on the Snatch Game episode of her original season. The other is Gia Gunn, who coincidentally is the only queen in herstory to be eliminated on two separate Snatch Games.
    • The third queen to achieve this is Mariah Paris Balenciaga.
  • Monique shares a first boy name with Monét X Change.
  • In Season 10, Monique had not ended up memorizing the words of To The Feeling by Carly Rae Jepsen due to her staying up all night to make an outfit and not having time.
  • Monique sewed most of her outfits for the runway each episode and the spent nights before working on them, this ultimately led to her not knowing the lyrics and losing the lip-sync to The Vixen.
  • Monique was in the music video for the song "Soak It Up" by Monét X Change.
  • Monique has vitiligo, a disease that kills the pigment in the skin.
  • Monique lip-synced alongside Jade during the Season 10 finale.
  • Monique was one of the favorites to win Miss Congeniality in Season 10.
  • Monique was the first queen to enter The Werk Room in All Stars 4.
  • Monique was the first queen to do an Outfit Reveal on the stage for the Season 10 Finale Runway, this was followed by Eureka O'Hara and then Shuga Cain and Silky Nutmeg Ganache during the Season 11 Finale Runway.
  • Monique is the second queen to win the first Main Challenge in an All Stars season without winning a Maxi Challenge in their first season (first being Aja and the third being India Ferrah).
    • Coincidentally, they both Aja and Monique lost the Lip Sync for your Legacy and against the queens who win the most Main Challenges in their seasons (respectively Trinity The Tuck with 4 and BenDeLaCreme with 5). Whereas, India lost her lip sync against the Lip Sync Assassin (Yvie Oddly)
  • Monique is the fourth queen to win three Maxi Challenges in an All Stars season without winning a Maxi Challenge in their first season, after Shannel, Shangela and Monét X Change.
    • Overall, she is is the fourth queen to win challenges in All Stars season without winning a Maxi Challenge in their first season, after Shannel, Aja, and Shangela.
    • She is also one of four queens from All Stars 4 to win at least three challenges, along with Manila Luzon, Monét X Change, and Trinity The Tuck.
  • Monique is the fifth queen to be in the top two for the first challenge, and then be in the bottom two/three for the second challenge on an All Stars season (the first and second being Latrice Royale and Manila Luzon in All Stars 1, and the third and fourth being Roxxxy Andrews and Tatianna in All Stars 2). She was followed by India Ferrah in All Stars 5 and Yara Sofia in All Stars 6.
  • Monique released her debut single, "Brown Cow Stunning", along with its music video, on January 4, 2019.
  • Monique is Season 12 Widow Von'Du's drag sister.
  • When Monique wasn't pronounced as part of the Top 2 in All Stars 4, she was very close to walking off of the stage.


Season 10 Looks

All Stars 4 Looks

Season 11 Looks

Celebrity Drag Race 1 Looks

Lip Syncs



  • Brown Cow Stunning (2019)
  • SUKM (KISS ME) (2019)

Music Videos



Monique Heart - Brown Cow Stunning (Mitch Ferrino Mix)

External Links