Birdman goes by many names — Child, Stunna, and Beatrice, to call a number of — but it surely seems to be like he might be getting one other one quickly. The distinction this time: He’ll be altering his beginning identify.
Birdman, whose actual identify is Bryan Christopher Williams, lately shared with the world that he has plans to revive his beginning identify from Williams to Brooks. The rapper and Cash Money record executive shared a video on social media explaining the choice.
“2023, I’m altering my identify,” Birdman mentioned within the video. “I used to be born Bryan Brooks. My momma died, and my daddy pulled me out [of] the boys’ dwelling, and I grew to become a Willams. And I really like my daddy with every bit of my soul. However [in] 2023, I need to die, Bryan Brooks. Not saying I’m about to die. I’m simply saying I’ma change my identify to Brian Brooks. In February 2023, I gained’t be Williams no extra. I’ll be Bryan Brooks.”
The rapper isn’t the one one who has plans to vary their identify. Singer and TV persona Ray J mentioned he could be altering his to Tron, according to XXL.
“My actual identify is Willie. Willie Ray Norwood Jr. I’m a junior, so Ray Jr.,” he mentioned throughout a latest look on The Speak. “However my dad has owned Willie. That’s his identify. That’s my dad’s identify. He’s Willie. So, I’m Ray J, however I’m altering that too.”
“I’m going with a brand new identify on the prime of the 12 months,” he continued. “Ray J, he’s lived, you recognize what I imply. It’s time to evolve,” he mentioned. “My new identify might be Tron.”