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Jay Z changed his name, but don't worry this isn't a Snoop Lion situation

  • Tue, 20 Jun 2017 02:40

Apparently fatherhood will change you. That, and the announcement of a new album. 

In preparation of his upcoming visual project 4:44, Shawn Carter aka Hov aka Beyoncé's husband aka JAY-Z has officially made a name change.

That's right, the hyphen is back. 

It's officially been re-added to his name, following his Magna Carter Holy Grail days without the dashEW confirmed that along with the addition of the hyphen, the name will be spelled stylistically in all-caps. 


Not Jay Z. 

Image: giphy

Get it right, folks. 

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