Kanye West is said to have filed for a legal name change as he prepares to release his new album Donda while negotiating his separation from wife Kim Kardashian
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Rapper Kanye West has filed for legal change of name amid his ongoing divorce from his estranged wife Kim kardashian.
The 44-year-old musician, who is preparing to release his new album Donda, has asked a judge to change his name, according to legal documents.
Kanye has asked his attorney to petition him to change his birth name from Kanye Omari West to just “Ye,” according to documents he obtained blast.
It is reported that Kanye wants to change his name for “personal reasons” and did not appear to give any further details about his decision.
Kanye and Kim are currently separated and are in the midst of finalizing their divorce, which has been in the works since February.
Despite their separation, the couple is still showing their support for each other after six years of marriage.
In recent days, Kim has proven that she is still a fan of Kanye’s music.
The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star took her to her Instagram She shared stories with her fans that she was listening to Kanye’s upcoming album Donda in her car while she was driving on Saturday.
Kim — who shares North, 8, Chicago, 3, Saint, 5, and Psalm, 2, with ex-Kanye — posted screenshots of her car’s dashboard that revealed her music selection was filled with Kanye’s new songs.
It comes amid reports that the Yeezy creator is single after his “breakup” with model Irina Shayk.
Model Irina and Kanye were rumored to have a romance after splitting from his wife Kim after they were photographed together several times.
Know Kanye the supermodel Irina For years, she was featured in the rapper’s video for his song, Power back in 2010.
They never made their romance official but now it seems as if the brief relationship is over and sources close to the musician are keen to play down any rumors of a bad breakup.
One of the insiders said People.com : “Kanye has been busy working and spending time with his kids. That’s his focus.
“He doesn’t have time yet. It was never anything serious. He found Irina amazing, though. They’re still friendly.”
It is believed that Irina was not satisfied with Kanye’s continued closeness to the ex-Kim.
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