Katey Red Recalls Meeting Big Freedia For The First Time

FUSE TV - Katey Red Recalls Meeting Big Freedia For The First Time

There would be no Big Freedia without Katey Red. That might sound like an exaggeration, but it's the truth! She was the first queer bounce rapper ever, totally changing the scope of a regional genre. She's largely the reason Freedia fell into the world of bounce in the first place and is a major player in Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce. If you've seen the show, you know Katey Red is all personality and fun. We sat down with the rapper to figure out exactly what makes her tick. Divarish!

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Big Freedia and Katey Red's Touching Moment at Katey's Wedding

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Big Freedia and Katey Red's Touching Moment at Katey's Wedding

Big Freedia, Katey Red & Sissy Nobby "Rock 'N' Bowl"

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Big Freedia, Katey Red & Sissy Nobby "Rock 'N' Bowl"

Get Familiar With Katey Red, Big Freedia's Best Friend and Bounce Pioneer

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Get Familiar With Katey Red, Big Freedia's Best Friend and Bounce Pioneer

Big Freedia S6: First Look

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Big Freedia S6: First Look

Freedia, Katey Red and Ms. Tee Drink Flaming Shots: Deleted Scene

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Freedia, Katey Red and Ms. Tee Drink Flaming Shots: Deleted Scene

Freedia Gets Glam For A Movie Premiere Red Carpet: Big Freedia Deleted Scene

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Freedia Gets Glam For A Movie Premiere Red Carpet: Big Freedia Deleted Scene

The Big Freedia Season 4 Finale: First Look

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The Big Freedia Season 4 Finale: First Look

Drama Between Freedia and Her Fiance Devon: Big Freedia First Look

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Drama Between Freedia and Her Fiance Devon: Big Freedia First Look

Big Freedia's Explode

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Big Freedia's Explode

It's Puppy Love for Big Freedia!

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It's Puppy Love for Big Freedia!

Find Out The Big Freedia Star's First Heartbreak: Ask Tootie

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Find Out The Big Freedia Star's First Heartbreak: Ask Tootie

Best of Katey Red: Meet The Most "Divarish" Girl In Bounce

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Best of Katey Red: Meet The Most "Divarish" Girl In Bounce

Big Freedia Season 5, Episode 5: First Look

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Big Freedia Season 5, Episode 5: First Look

Big Freedia Season 4, Episode 3: First Look

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Big Freedia Season 4, Episode 3: First Look

Big Freedia Goes Viral

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Big Freedia Goes Viral

Big Freedia's Girl Dancers React to the Boys' Clash With Freedia

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Big Freedia's Girl Dancers React to the Boys' Clash With Freedia

Big Freedia Meets Her Hollywood Puppet Shitshow Puppet Mini Me

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Big Freedia Meets Her Hollywood Puppet Shitshow Puppet Mini Me

Big Freedia Gets Fresh at the Salon

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Big Freedia Gets Fresh at the Salon

Freedia Fears For Her Freedom: First Look

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Freedia Fears For Her Freedom: First Look

Big Freedia Season 1 Recap

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Big Freedia Season 1 Recap

Freedia Meets Artist Nick Cave

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Freedia Meets Artist Nick Cave

BIG FREEDIA: QUEEN OF BOUNCE

BIG FREEDIA: QUEEN OF BOUNCE

Big Freedia Season 5 Premiere

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Big Freedia Season 5 Premiere

Interviews: Big Freedia Straight interview

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Interviews: Big Freedia Straight interview

Big Freedia Brings New Orleans Flavor to The Big Apple

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Big Freedia Brings New Orleans Flavor to The Big Apple

The Moment Beyonce Called Freedia: First Look

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The Moment Beyonce Called Freedia: First Look

The Big Freedia Star's Favorite Aphrodisiac: Ask Tootie

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The Big Freedia Star's Favorite Aphrodisiac: Ask Tootie

The Moment Big Freedia Left Devon At The Altar

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The Moment Big Freedia Left Devon At The Altar

Big Freedia Sets Twerking World Record

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Big Freedia Sets Twerking World Record

Big Freedia’s Twerk of Art

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Big Freedia’s Twerk of Art

Big Freedia's Post GRAMMYs Champagne Toast

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Big Freedia's Post GRAMMYs Champagne Toast

Big Freedia and Mannie Fresh - Dive

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Big Freedia and Mannie Fresh - Dive

Big Freedia's "Excuse" Gets The New Orleans Jazz Treatment

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Big Freedia's "Excuse" Gets The New Orleans Jazz Treatment

Big Freedia's Explosive Vegas Debut at The Luxor Hotel

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Big Freedia's Explosive Vegas Debut at The Luxor Hotel

The Big Freedia Star's Best Date Ever: Ask Tootie

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The Big Freedia Star's Best Date Ever: Ask Tootie

Freedia Fights For Her Right to Twerk: First Look

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Freedia Fights For Her Right to Twerk: First Look

Big Freedia's Career Highlights Over the Past Five Seasons

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Big Freedia's Career Highlights Over the Past Five Seasons

Big Freedia's Triumphant Return To The Stage In Mississippi

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Big Freedia's Triumphant Return To The Stage In Mississippi

Behind The Scenes with 'Big Freedia' Creative Director Wilberto

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Behind The Scenes with 'Big Freedia' Creative Director Wilberto

Big Freedia Teams With Habitat for Humanity to Give Back to New Orleans: First Look

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Big Freedia Teams With Habitat for Humanity to Give Back to New Orleans: First Look

Big Freedia Contemplates Seeing a Voodoo Psychic

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Big Freedia Contemplates Seeing a Voodoo Psychic

Big Freedia's Emotional Reunion With Her Dad

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Big Freedia's Emotional Reunion With Her Dad

Big Freedia's Bedazzled Blazer Comes to Life

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Big Freedia's Bedazzled Blazer Comes to Life

Big Freedia Teaser: Season 3, Episode 5

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Big Freedia Teaser: Season 3, Episode 5

Big Freedia Season 5, Episode 1 Recap

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Big Freedia Season 5, Episode 1 Recap

Amanda Cerny and Big Freedia Sh!tshow

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Amanda Cerny and Big Freedia Sh!tshow

Big Freedia's Sister Crystal Speaks Her Mind

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Big Freedia's Sister Crystal Speaks Her Mind

Big Freedia Season 1 / Season 2 Recap

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Big Freedia Season 1 / Season 2 Recap

Tension Between Big Freedia's Manager and Choreographer

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Tension Between Big Freedia's Manager and Choreographer

Freak in the Streets: Big Freedia Finds Out How Far People Go on the First Date

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Freak in the Streets: Big Freedia Finds Out How Far People Go on the First Date

Big Freedia's Backup Dancer Flash Get Back

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Big Freedia's Backup Dancer Flash Get Back

Patterns & Prints: Big Freedia Goes Fabric Shopping

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Patterns & Prints: Big Freedia Goes Fabric Shopping

Behind The Scenes of The Regal Big Freedia Season 5 Promo

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Behind The Scenes of The Regal Big Freedia Season 5 Promo

Big Freedia Breaks It Down: How Freedia's Lace Front Wig Gets Done Right

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Big Freedia Breaks It Down: How Freedia's Lace Front Wig Gets Done Right

Big Freedia’s New Dancers Shake Up The French Quarter

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Big Freedia’s New Dancers Shake Up The French Quarter

The Best Big Freedia Bounces Back Moments From Season 6

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The Best Big Freedia Bounces Back Moments From Season 6

Crunch Time: Team Freedia Gears Up For Final Live Show

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Crunch Time: Team Freedia Gears Up For Final Live Show

Big Freedia and Devon's Relationship Over The Past Five Seasons

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Big Freedia and Devon's Relationship Over The Past Five Seasons

Big Freedia Surprise the Winner of Our Dance Off Poll

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Big Freedia Surprise the Winner of Our Dance Off Poll

Big Freedia Explains the Ins and Outs of Bounce Music

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Big Freedia Explains the Ins and Outs of Bounce Music

Does The Big Freedia Star Have A Boyfriend: Ask Tootie

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Does The Big Freedia Star Have A Boyfriend: Ask Tootie

Big Freedia and Ms Tee Perform Good Times Live at Republic New Orleans

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Big Freedia and Ms Tee Perform Good Times Live at Republic New Orleans

Finale First Look: Freedia & Devon Face Reality

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Finale First Look: Freedia & Devon Face Reality

Freedia's Legal Troubles Go Public: First Look

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Freedia's Legal Troubles Go Public: First Look

Big Freedia Performs "Crazy" At Nashville's Exit/In

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Big Freedia Performs "Crazy" At Nashville's Exit/In

Big Freedia Hits New York City's Pride Parade

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Big Freedia Hits New York City's Pride Parade

Big Freedia Unleashes Excuse in NYC's Herald Square

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Big Freedia Unleashes Excuse in NYC's Herald Square

Big Freedia Gives Her Managers Some Bad News

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Big Freedia Gives Her Managers Some Bad News

Big Freedia Needs To Fck The Audience In Brazil: Deleted Scene

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Big Freedia Needs To Fck The Audience In Brazil: Deleted Scene

Big Freedia's Full "Duffy" Performance From The Just Be Free Tour

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Big Freedia's Full "Duffy" Performance From The Just Be Free Tour

Big Freedia Needed a "More Diva-ish" Name Than Big Freddy

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Big Freedia Needed a "More Diva-ish" Name Than Big Freddy

New Orleans Celebrates The Life of Big Freedia's Mother, Vera Ross

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New Orleans Celebrates The Life of Big Freedia's Mother, Vera Ross

The Big Freedia Bounces Back Stylish New Season Promo Shoot: Behind the Scenes

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The Big Freedia Bounces Back Stylish New Season Promo Shoot: Behind the Scenes

Formation, Finances and Fiancee: Big Freedia Season 5 Trailer

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Formation, Finances and Fiancee: Big Freedia Season 5 Trailer

Big Freedia Shakes Up RuPaul's DragCon 2017

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Big Freedia Shakes Up RuPaul's DragCon 2017

Azz Everywhere: NOLA's Queen Diva Big Freedia's Almost Famous

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Azz Everywhere: NOLA's Queen Diva Big Freedia's Almost Famous

Big Freedia's Lawyer Warns GRAMMYs Trip May Not Happen

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Big Freedia's Lawyer Warns GRAMMYs Trip May Not Happen

Shows: Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: Ep 07 Recap

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Shows: Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: Ep 07 Recap

Shows: Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: "Explode" EDM Remix

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Shows: Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: "Explode" EDM Remix

Get Familiar With Big Freedia Dancers Skip and Flash

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Get Familiar With Big Freedia Dancers Skip and Flash

Big Freedia Makes Explosive Strawberry Shortcake With Chef Tasheena

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Big Freedia Makes Explosive Strawberry Shortcake With Chef Tasheena

Big Freedia and Celeb Chef Ronnie Woo Get Steamy in the Kitchen

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Big Freedia and Celeb Chef Ronnie Woo Get Steamy in the Kitchen

Big Freedia Closes The Show At Artist Nick Cave's AS IS Showcase

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Big Freedia Closes The Show At Artist Nick Cave's AS IS Showcase

Interviews: Join Nickelodeon Band Big Time Rush for Fan Meet & Greet, Soundcheck

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Interviews: Join Nickelodeon Band Big Time Rush for Fan Meet & Greet, Soundcheck

Melvin and Big Freedia Have A Heart-to-Heart

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Melvin and Big Freedia Have A Heart-to-Heart

Big Freedia Performs N.O. Bounce Live in Alabama

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Big Freedia Performs N.O. Bounce Live in Alabama

Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: Next On Ep.04

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Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: Next On Ep.04

Big Freedia Highlights Her Biggest Career Moments: Girl Down

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Big Freedia Highlights Her Biggest Career Moments: Girl Down

Big Freedia's Full "Mo Azz" Performance From The Just Be Free Tour

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Big Freedia's Full "Mo Azz" Performance From The Just Be Free Tour

Rico Nasty Shares Her First Time In the Studio & Meeting Rihanna

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Rico Nasty Shares Her First Time In the Studio & Meeting Rihanna

Freedia Takes Manhattan

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Freedia Takes Manhattan

Shows: Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: Next On Ep.08

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Shows: Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: Next On Ep.08

Big Freedia and Her Favorite Divas Link Up: Girl Down

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Big Freedia and Her Favorite Divas Link Up: Girl Down

Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: Ep 1-7 Catch Up

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Big Freedia Queen of Bounce: Ep 1-7 Catch Up

Big Freedia Talks Just Be Free Debut Album: Girl Down

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Big Freedia Talks Just Be Free Debut Album: Girl Down

Big Freedia Seeks Advice From Her Mother Vera in Heaven

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Big Freedia Seeks Advice From Her Mother Vera in Heaven

Big Freedia Takes Over The Fuse Offices In New York City (Part 1)

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Big Freedia Takes Over The Fuse Offices In New York City (Part 1)

The First Time, In A Long Time

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The First Time, In A Long Time

Skip's Tap Audition For Freedia: Deleted Scene

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Skip's Tap Audition For Freedia: Deleted Scene

Big Freedia and Her Girls Have a Kiki by the Pool in Vegas

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Big Freedia and Her Girls Have a Kiki by the Pool in Vegas