L.A. Pride! Underestimated Pabllo Vittar’s Star Power
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA –
“…Next up on the Park Stage was the most famous drag queen in Brazil (and arguably the entire world): Pabllo Vittar. Not only just a drag queen but also a spectacular singer, Pabllo Vittar was greeted by a massive and enthusiastic crowd. I was shocked by the pure volume of people that attempted to occupy the area around the Park stage. It was evident that Vittar’s stardom was underestimated.
Originally gaining fame by singing the infamous song “I Have Nothing” by Whitney Houston on a Brazilian TV show, he has now amassed over a billion views on Youtube and collaborated with the likes of Major Lazer and Charlie XCX. Major Lazer spotted Vittar after he remade their mega-hit “Lean On” into a song titled “Open Bar”. Now Vittar can be seen traveling the world with them and even popped up at their secret set at Coachella, performing a few of his songs.
Last year, Vittar also was nominated for a Latin Grammy for his contribution to Major Lazer’s song “Sua Cara”, becoming the first Grammy-nominated drag queen. Pabllo’s performance was a spectacular display that involved dancing, fashionable outfits, and hitting lots of high notes. Accompanied by four male dancers, there was constantly something to look at. Pabllo has bypassed being labeled as just a drag queen; he’s unquestionably a full-fledged artist…”