Kanye West could be changing his name to reflect his new holy man persona.
After the rapper’s spiritual awakening, he joked during an appearance at the Fast Company Innovation Festival on November 7 that he was considering changing his name to “Christian Billionaire Kanye West.”
West’s antic came amid his complaints that he was not listed a billionaire by Forbes Magazine, even with sales from his shoe company, Yeezys, surpassing that amount.
“I showed them a $890 million receipt, and they still didn’t say ‘billionaire’,” he said. “When people say it’s crass to call yourself a billionaire, I say I might legally change my name to Christian Genius Billionaire Kanye West for a year until y’all understand exactly what it is.”
Kanye’s thoughts of changing his name is reminiscent of Sean “Diddy” Combs‘ various name changes…