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Tynomi Banks is a Canadian drag performer and one of the Season 1 contestants of Canada's Drag Race. She placed 9th overall and was later voted Miss Congeniality by her fellow castmates.

On June 26, 2024, Tynomi was announced as one of the contestants of the second season of Canada's Drag Race: Canada vs The World.

Name Origin[]

Her name is inspired by supermodels Tyra Banks and Naomi Campbell.

Track Record(s)[]

Tynomi Banks
Seasons Competed: Canada Season 1 Canada vs The World
Season 2
Ranking: 9th Place
(Miss Congeniality)
Maxi Challenges Won: 0 TBA
Mini Challenges Won: 0 TBA
Times as Team Captain: 0 TBA
Times in Bottom Two: 3 (Eps. 2, 3, 4) TBA
Episode Eliminated: Episode 4 TBA

Memorable Quotes[]

Canada's Drag Race Season 1[]

  • "Serving body, giving face, watch out, Canada, I'm here to win this race." (entrance quote)
  • "That's power right there. *rubbing the heel of a high heel boot*" (during the ASMR with Drag Props video)
  • "Tea. *drops a spoonful of tea into a teacup*"
  • "Jeffrey, his skin is like, caramel."
  • "But no one knows because my Black skin is so juicy."
  • "'I love you Tynomi, I love that part."
  • "I'm just gonna wipe off this bullshit."
  • "'Co-Anchor Name' I'll let you take this one." *laughs*
  • "♪ I'm the queen, I'm Miss Tynomi. When I'm on stage, I know you know me. Slay all day with a face real beat, steak you down like the slayer buffy. Knick knack, paddywhack, give a dog a bone. Frumpy old bitch, I'm gonna send your ass home. All of them be dutty, dutty, need to wash your panty, panty! ♪" (verse in "Not Sorry Aboot It")
  • "I'm so proud of myself, thank you. I made it this far, and I'm going to continue going shooting for the stars. Love everyone. Thank you." (exit quote)
  • "Bitch, we look like garbage. Obviously because you gave us garbage." (confessional response to Brooke Lynn Hytes' critiques)

Canada's Drag Race: Canada vs The World Season 2[]

  • "Don't hate me because I'm beautiful.. hate me cause you're not." (entrance line)
  • "Do I have something to prove? No, I have something to show."
  • "I recognize that straggly, wet piece of dog hair. I know who it is."
  • "Tynomi on a run through, get on up, you better come through! This beat, melanin, this beat, serving them. This beat stepping in VIP, where you've been? Drinks be splashing while we dancing, mind your step, we be crashing. Over here, you better make some noise, it's giving leg that collects the boys. Don't be lazy, let them have it, strike a pose and have them gagging!" (Verse in "This Beat")

Farewell Message[]

"Sisters 4 Life. Love life. Be you! Tynomi Banks"



Canada's Drag Race Season 1[]

Canada's Drag Race Season 1 Looks[]

Canada's Drag Race: Canada vs The World Season 2[]

Canada's Drag Race: Canada vs The World Season 2 Looks[]




Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2020 Canada's Drag Race (Season 1) Self Contestant, Placed 9th

Music Videos[]

Year Title Artist Director Ref.
2018 "Christmas Kisses" Serena Ryder [8]



Year Title Notes
2020 "Not Sorry Aboot It" by The Cast of Canada's Drag Race, Season 1

External Links[]


  1. While not acknowledged by either official World of Wonder or Canada's Drag Race social media accounts, Tynomi confirmed the award was official in an interview conducted by the Drag Race Wiki at RuPaul's DragCon LA 2024.