Who Is Sidney Starr, Love & Hip Hop New York‘s Latest Newbie?

The newest Love & Hip Hop cast member is sure to be a Starr.

Sidney Starr made her debut on Love & Hip Hop New York last night and she certainly made an impression on Jaquae (or should we say Jaguar?) and Rich Dollaz. Her over-the-top personality, funny Instagram videos, and ability to make any and everywhere a place to twerk are just a few of the reasons to love her. Learn more about New York’s newest cast member by flipping through the gallery below.

  • 1 She is a trans woman who will stop at nothing to show the world that trans is beautiful.
    Sidney has been super open about her journey with the intent of showing people that “it’s not a bad thing to be transgender.” She calls herself The Transgender Diva and is all about self-love and body positivity, which we can get behind!

  • 2 She’s 29 years old.
    And from Chicago! She has also lived in Georgia, but now she’s ready to take New York by storm, y’all!

  • 3 She got her start twerking on WorldStar, go-go dancing, and as a backup dancer.
    She loves to werk it and twerk it whenever she can.

  • 4 There was a whole lot of drama between her and rapper Chingy.
    In 2010, Starr alleged that she had a romantic relationship with the “Right Thurr” rapper even though he vehemently denied it. It wasn’t until 2012 that she admitted that she made the relationship up and that nothing ever happened between the two of them. She says that if she could “change the hands of time” she wouldn’t have put the story out to begin with.

  • 5 She lives for being on T.V.
    She has been on shows like Lifetime’s Atlanta Plastic, E!’s Botched, and FOX’s Star.

  • 6 And rubbing elbows with celebs.
    Like Queen Latifah.

  • 7 And Snoop Dogg.

  • 8 And Blac Chyna.

  • 9 And Amber Rose.

  • 10 And Cardi B!

  • 11 In fact, she has been on Black Ink Crew: Chicago!
    She got her belly button pierced by Don and was the very first piercing customer at 9MAG! Don’s first piercing client at 9MAG is internet phenomenon Sidney Starr, who comes in to get her belly button pierced.

  • 12 And now she is pursuing a music career (no matter what Nya Lee has to say about it).
    Let’s see if she can get it poppin’ with Rich Dollaz! Tune in on Mondays at 8/7c to Love & Hip Hop New York!