- Category : 1994-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Individualism 2
American drag performer, reality television personality, and rapper best known for competing on season 9 (2017) of RuPaul's Drag Race and season 3 (2018) of RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars.
Rivera began doing drag in Manhattan at age 16, participating in contests at Posh Bar, the Stonewall Inn, Metropolitan Bar and Sugarland. Aja competed on the ninth season of RuPaul's Drag Race alongside 13 other contestants. Aja placed ninth overall, later returning for the third season of RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars on 20 October 2017. Aja was eliminated during the fifth episode, but returned in the following episode with the other eliminated queens for a chance to win re-entry into the competition. Morgan McMichaels rejoined the competition, which placed Aja seventh overall. In March 2018, Aja hosted a live streamed Drag Race trivia contest with the cast of season 10.
The drag house Haus of Aja, based in Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, includes members Aja, Kandy Muse, Momo Shade, Dahlia Sin, and Janelle No5.
Rivera identifies as a person of color and uses singular they pronouns when not in drag.