Rap Name Changes

of 266Photo
  • Clipse, Pusha T
  • Big Tymers, Birdman, YMCMB, Baby
  • Kwame, K-1 Mill, Missy Elliott, LL Cool J, Keyshia Cole, Eminem, Lloyd Banks, Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera,
  • Sean Price, Heltah Skeltak, Boot Camp Clik
  • Clipse, Malice, No Malice
  • Jay Z
  • N.O.R.E.
  • Young Dro, T.I.
  • Snoop Dogg
  • Mr. Porter, D12, Eminem, Busta Rhymes
  • J. Cole
  • 2 Chainz
  • Yasiin Bey, Mos Def
  • Notorious B.I.G.
  • Young Jeezy
  • Game
  • Diddy
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Mike Bigga
  • Ol' Dirty Bastard
  • Andre 3000
  • Common, Notorious B.I.G.
  • Shyne
  • Lil Boosie
  • Bow Wow, Snoop Dogg
  • T.I.

Kwame to K-1 Mill

Kwame made noise on the hip hop scene in the late '80s and early '90s with such hits as "Ownleeeue," "Oneovdabigboiz" and "The Rhythm." In 2000, he switched up his game and name when he morphed into super-producer K-1 Mill/ K-1 Million. He continued his career behind the boards producing hits for LL Cool J, Mary J. BligeKeyshia Cole, Missy Elliottand Christina Aguilera; and co-produced Lloyd Bankssmash hit song "On Fire" with Eminem.

(Photo: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

More Photo Galleries