Singer and drag celebrity Pabllo Vittar is slowly taking up the world. The 24-year-old drag queen has change into a family identify in her residence nation of Brazil and has discovered mainstream recognition by collaborating with all-star names like Diplo, Charli XCX and plenty of extra.
But what Vittar has additionally change into recognized for is her modern, trendy appearances in music movies. Whether it’s a completely produced video for one in all her personal songs or a easy cameo in one other artist’s mission, Vittar’s appears to be like have gone viral, making her probably the most profitable drag stars of this era.
But the query stays: Which video appearances are her greatest? Here, Billboard Pride picks Vittar’s 5 greatest performances in music movies:
“Caliente” with Lali Esposito
Watching Lali Esposito’s brand-new video for her monitor “Caliente” feels prefer it was merely meant for Vittar to characteristic in. Both of the artists serve gorgeous seaside appears to be like and go from dancing to enjoying soccer to belting vocals so effortlessly that it’s no marvel why this video and efficiency works so effectively.
In this gorgeously shot video, Vittar goes full drag diva. While others can be content material with merely donning a bejeweled outfit for a video like this, Vittar as an alternative spends a lot of the video dripping in diamonds, commanding the eye of the viewers not solely visually, however with entrancing vocals to match.
“Sua Cara” with Major Lazer & Anitta
In the primary video that kickstarted a friendship between Vittar and Major Lazer chief Diplo, Vittar is in full drive alongside fellow Brazilian star Anitta. The two are dressed to the nines, exhibiting off their greatest strikes in a desert whereas being flanked by a pair of dune buggies. It’s dramatic, it’s evocative of Vittar’s signature type, and it’s a well-crafted video for the tune.
Is there something higher than seeing a drag queen wearing an all-latex bodysuit dropping into body to rob a museum? Not solely are the aesthetics and visuals pitch-perfect for this fiery breakup monitor, however the choreography and even the campy storyline are executed simply effectively sufficient that it leaves you wanting extra when the video ends.
“Então Vai” ft. Diplo
While every of those movies are nice in their very own distinct methods, there is no such thing as a query that Vittar’s biggest music video so far is “Então Vai.” It options dancing shirtless males, Vittar roaming round her residence nation, a few of the most aesthetically stunning pictures in any of her movies, and naturally a characteristic from Diplo, who she even will get to make out with. If this isn’t quintessential Pabllo Vittar, nothing is.