Controversial American rapper Kanye Omari West will now be officially known as Ye.
A Los Angeles judge approved Ye's request for the name change, citing personal reasons.
The 44-year-old star who hinted about the name change 2018, filed the request in August.
The Chicago rapper's latest album Donda released in August, debuted atop the Billboard's 200 albums chart, making him the seventh artiste to have 10 number one albums.
Ye also joins other artistes such as Prince, Snoop Dogg and Sean 'Love' Combs who have all changed their names multiple times over the years.