Ron Artest Talks NBA Lockout, New Reality Show and Explains Name Change


Vibe | July 21, 2011 - 5:56 pm

Ron Artest, also known as, Metta World Peace, recently spoke with Jacques Morel at and shared the reasons behind his name change and new reality show.

In the interview, Metta says that he changed his name to bring “awareness towards education” and to “connect youth across the globe.” He also explains his reasons behind creating a new reality television show and what becoming a support system to paroles means to him. From looking at the interview, you can see that Metta takes a lot of pride in making a difference in the world. Take a look for yourself: –Aliya Faust

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