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Think North West is a Crazy Name? Wait Until You Read These Celebrity Baby Names

It's officially confirmed, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have chosen to name their first born, North West.

We were pretty settled on the post-delivery rumored name Kaidence Donda West because it made more sense—Kaidence, pronounced like the musical word Cadence, and Donda is Kanye's late mother's name—but we know a musician known to go against the machine wouldn't dare to be upstaged by practicality.

But lets be honest, this isn't the first baby name that has our jaw dropped. North is in a long list of dare we say creative names including her soon-to-be best friend Blue Ivy. Apparently when you're in a different tax bracket, so is your name.

Take a list of some of the craziest celebrity baby names.

Beyonce Blue Ivy Jacuzzi

Blue Ivy (Beyonce and Jay-Z's daughter)

Alicia Keys Swiizz Egypt

Egypt (Alicia Key's and Swizz Beatz son)

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin

Apple and Moses (Gwenyth Paltrow and Chris Martin's kids)

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Diezel Ky (Toni Braxton and Keri Lewis' son)

Alicia Silverstone

Bear Blu (Alicia Silverstone's son)


Gwen Stefani

Zuma (Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale's son)

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 Andre 3000 Erkyah Badu

Seven Sirius (Erykah Badu and Andre 3000's son)

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 Ginger Spice

Bluebell Madonna (Ginger Spice's daughter)

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Nicole Richie

Sparrow (Nicole Richie and Joel Madden's son)

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Katie Holmes

Suri (Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' daughter)

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jada pinkett smith and willow

Willow (Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith)

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Jermaine Jackson

Jermajesty (Jermaine Jackson's son)

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Demi Moore and daughters

Scout, Rumer, Talllulah (Bruce Willis and Demi Moore's kids)

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Blanket (Michael Jackson's son)

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Jason Lee

Pilot Inspektor (Jason Lee's son)

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Frank Zappa

Dweezil, Ahmet and Diva Muffin, Moon Unit (Frank Zappa's kids)

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Ashlee Simpson

Bronx Mowgli (Ashlee Simpson's son)

Photo Credit: Posh 24

Rob Morrow

Tu Morrow (Rob Morrow's daughter)

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Keke Wyatt Announces That She's Pregnant With Her Tenth Child

Keke Wyatt has news to share that concerns expanding her family tree. On Monday (Oct. 14), the "If Only You Knew" singer revealed that she's pregnant with her tenth child.

"My husband Zackariah Darring and I are so happy to announce that we are expecting our new bundle of joy!" she wrote on Instagram. "We are excited to welcome the 10th addition to our beautiful family."

The vocalist continued to state that fans can follow her pregnancy journey on her YouTube series The Keke Show where she gives an intimate look at how she balances her career and motherhood.


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My husband Zackariah Darring and I are so happy to announce that we are expecting our new bundle of joy! We are excited to welcome the 10th addition to our beautiful family. Stay tuned for the release date & information for my new YouTube Series “The Keke Show” where you will see me balancing Wife, Mommy and Artist!!! Trust me.. it’s never a dull moment with my family. Love ya sugars💋💋💋 photo credit: @keever_west Styled/Designed by: @keever_west Asst: @freddyoart

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In an interview with The Christian Post, Wyatt said she believes she has "an anointing with motherhood" and looks at her children as fuel to keep striving in her career.

"I just don't believe in shutting down. I believe in that's what the Lord had for me," she said. "Babies don't get in the way of careers, we get in the way of careers. If that's what the Lord had for me from the very beginning, there's nothing nobody can do and nobody can say."

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Summer Walker's Debut Album Inspires Drake To Write New Music

Summer Walker's debut album Over It has everyone's heart aflutter, including Drake.

Off the heels of her debut project, the Atlanta songstress shared Drake's admiration for her project Sunday (Oct. 6) which included collaborations from Jhene Aiko, Usher. 6LACK and Bryson Tiller. Drake had a strong reaction to "Fun Girl," a track that speaks to the acoustic aura of her precious project, CLEAR.

Sharing his love with more than a few emojis, the rapper reveals the song inspired him to pen two new songs at the crack of dawn.


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So I guess fun girl is his favorite song on the album, mines isss... BODY🥰 what’s yours ?

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Summer and Drake worked together for the remix to her breakout hit, "Girls Need Love." In Billboard's  “You Should Know” series, the singer says the two met via Instagram after he gushed about her visuals to the original track. "He said, 'I saw your video on a bowling alley monitor. Thought it was cool,'" she recalled. She added it was Love Renaissance's Justice Baiden who talked her into asking Drake for the remix. The singer is signed to the label along with Grammy-nominated singer 6LACK.

Things have been looking great for the singer. Her album has topped Spotify and YouTube since it's release Friday and is expected to make a nice debut on Billboard's 200 charts.

Get to know the men behind Love Renaissance in our feature, LVRN's Reebok Collaboration Showcases Atlanta's Influence In Fashion.


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Tinashe Resurfaces With Exciting Message: "I'm Back And Better"

Tinashe fans rejoice! After a hiatus, the Joyride artist resurfaced on Instagram Saturday (Sept. 28), in a brief video expressing that she's “back and better.”

After a tumultuous relationship with her label RCA, the singer-songwriter broke ties with the company. Since then, she's been hibernating in her “cave,” as she puts it.

"Creatively, I just feel like I needed to go through what I went through in order to be the person that I am today and to get back to my roots," she explained. "You pretty much put your heart and soul and emotions into all these songs and then you put them out there for the world to judge and tear down and pick apart. It's terrifying and it can really mess with your head."


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In an interview with VIBE, Tinashe expressed how important it is for her to stay true to herself and artistry. “It’s not even necessarily speaking up but coming to your own conclusions yourself and owning your own instincts and trusting in yourself and creative power,” she said. “I think that’s something that is always important to continue to maintain. It’s easy for that sometimes to get derailed, and it’s important to come back to that.”

During her recent statement, she broke down the importance of art and how it should be expressed through individuality and free expression, sans any boxes or limitations. Making people happy through her music is the goal.

"Music and art are supposed to be these wonderful beautiful things that bring people joy and happiness, and that's really why I started making music in the first place—to give people something that means something to them,” she said.

Although Tinashe did not say when fans can expect new music, she did share a snippet of what she’s been working on in the studio in a separate post. “I’m too emotional.”


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I’m too emotional

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