Sharon Needles is BAAAACK, and totally un-spookable in her new video (dir. Santiago Felipe) for title dance track Battle Axe, off her third full length studio album. Watch the wicked RuPaul’s Drag Race winner, and unofficial Queen of Halloween, channel some of her fave badass boss ladies looks…including a toxed-out looking Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep) from The Devil Wears Prada, Bette Midler in Big Business, Faye Dunaway channeling Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest… and an epic finish hurrr brawl between her and RPDR, Season 4 nemesis Phi Phi O’Hara…an homage to the infamous fight scene between Krystle Carrington (Linda Evans) and Alexis Colby (Joan Collins)- maiden name Morell, formerly Carrington, later Dexter and Rowan- from 80s soap Dynasty. Check it out below, and get Battle Axe on iTunes NOW!!! (screen grabs via the video, below pics by Christopher Logan)
“Battle-axe is a term, generally considered pejorative, for an aggressive, domineering and forceful woman. … The Battleaxe is one of several stereotypes found in nursing – a tyrannical, fierce matron.”
And if you’re in NYC…check out Sharon Needle’s Halloween Special ’17, October 11-14 at The Laurie Beechman Theatre. Get tix and more info HERE.