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In 2008, Noriega appeared on the seventh season of American Idol, making it to the semi-finals.His comment towards judge Simon Cowell, "some people weren't liking it" later went viral and was frequently featured on The Soup.
Adore had previously competed for the Season 5 fan-vote, ultimately losing to Penny Tration.
During Season 6, Adore was criticized by the panel judges for being a sloppy queen, not cinching her waist, and getting by on her personality and charm.
After seeing Ru Paul's Drag Race contestant Raven perform at the nightclub Micky's in West Hollywood, Noriega was inspired to enter a drag competition at the club, later winning it on October 3, 2011.
Following the win, Noriega started performing regularly in Southern California as Adore Delano.
Although the two were friends, they seemed to have a slight rivalry during the competition. ", Adore won her first challenge, rapping in a music video.