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Uproar After American Rapper Officially Changes His Name

American musician Kanye Omari West, popularly known as Kanye West has created heated reactions from netizens after it emerged that he has legally changed his name.

Image courtesy: Kanye West, now 'Ye'.

In a post by Cable News Network (CNN) on their official Twitter account on Tuesday, Kanye West finally got what he wanted that is to change his name and will be legally known as Ye.

"Kanye West is no more. After filling paperwork to change his name, the rapper, born Kanye Omari West, finally got what he asked for, and will be legally known as Ye." CNN.

It is reported that the American musician had hinted at changing his name on his twitter account way back in 2018 when he released his album dubbed "ye."

Here are some of the comments from netizens on the rapper's move:

" Ironically, the public will probably start calling him "Ye, formerly known as Kanye Omari West." A comment read.

"What happens to his kids? Do they also have to change their last name to ye or is Kanye going for a clean slate," A comment read.

"Nope. It's Kanye. He can call himself whatever he wants. He will remain Kanye. Kanye Kanye Kanye," A comment read.

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