It was his nickname for fairly a while, however Kanye West has formally modified his title to Ye.
Based on USA Today, Los Angeles Superior Court docket Choose Michelle Williams Court docket gave the rapper the stamp of approval to formally change his title from Kanye Omari West to simply Ye.
The “Donda” rapper first filed the petition to vary his title in August, citing “private causes.” His new title is not going to have a center title or a final title.
“There being no objections, the petition for change of title is granted,” Choose Michelle Williams Court docket mentioned in court docket paperwork.
In 2018, Ye first introduced his moniker to his fans with a tweet on Twitter.
“The being formally often known as Kanye West,” he wrote. “I’m YE.”
His eighth studio album, Ye, was additionally launched the identical yr. And in an interview with Big Boy, Ye described the spiritual and historic context of “Ye.”
“I consider ‘ye’ is probably the most generally used phrase within the Bible, and within the Bible, it means ‘you,’ “West mentioned.
He continued: “So I am you, I am us, it is us. It went from Kanye, which suggests the one one, to simply Ye – simply being a mirrored image of our good, our dangerous, our confused, every little thing. The album is extra of a mirrored image of who we’re.”