Rapper formerly known as Kanye West is now just Ye

LOS ANGELES – Kanye is now Ye.

A Los Angeles choose on Monday authorised the ask for of the rapper, producer and manner designer to legally modify his identify from Kanye Omari West to just Ye, with no middle or final name.

“There being no objections, the petition for change of title is granted,” Choose Michelle Williams Court stated in court docket documents.

The petition submitted Aug. 24 cited “personal good reasons.”

He has known as himself Ye on his social media webpages for decades. He tweeted in 2018 that he wished the change indicating, “the getting formally recognized as Kanye West. I am YE.”

The moniker was also the title of his 2018 album. He has said in interviews that, along with currently being a shortening of his very first title he likes, that it really is a phrase utilised all over the Bible.

The 44-12 months-old is in the center of a divorce with Kim Kardashian West, who did not inquire that her last name be transformed back to just Kardashian when she filed to break up from him in February. The couple’s 4 kids also have his previous very last title.

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