Young Thug already goes by Thugger, Jeffery and more, but the Atlanta rapper now wants to be known by another name.
On Tuesday morning (Feb. 20), Thugger revealed he wants to change his name to Sex. “I’m changing my name to SEX…” he tweeted. “For now on call me SEX!!!” the Super Slimey rapper added.
It’s not Young Thug’s first time contemplating a name change. Ahead of the release of his Jeffery mixtape in 2016, Lyor Cohen said Thugger would be going by “No My Name Is Jeffery” to promote the project which was supposed to have the same name.
In related Young Thug news, the rapper has found himself in legal battle with Heritage Select Homes after the real estate agency hit him with a $2 million lawsuit for failing to make mortgage payments on his Georgia mansion.
The rapper fired back at the lawsuit, saying he shouldn’t have to pay because the company sold him a mansion that had already suffered significant damage. Thugger argues that Heritage Select knew the home had issues before they sold it to him but didn’t make him aware of the damage.
Thug also claims the agency hired a real estate agent to work with a company to conduct a shoddy inspection of the house. Thugger reportedly only became of the damage to the home after he had his own inspector look through it.
While fans wait for Thug’s next project, the rapper appears on Zona Man’s recently released EP, Bout Time, teaming up on the song “From the Trap.