Rap Name Changes

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  • Snoop
  • Jay Z
  • N.O.R.E.
  • Young Dro
  • Snoop Dogg to Snoop Lion
  • Mr. Porter
  • J. Cole
  • 2 Chainz
  • Yasiin Bey
  • Notorious B.I.G.
  • Young Jeezy
  • Game
  • Diddy
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Mike Bigga
  • ODB
  • Andre 3000
  • Common
  • Shyne

Jay-Z to Jay Z

His change may be minor, but when you're music royalty like Mr. Carter, the small things always matter. Beyoncé's hubby ditched the hyphen in "Jay-Z," officially changing his moniker to Jay Z.

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