Young Thug Is Officially Changing His Rap Name According To Lyor Cohen


According to Lyor Cohen the artist that we formerly know as Young Thug will soon no longer go by the stage name and will be changing his name to “No, My Name Is Jeffery”.  The 300 Entertainment CEO would reveal the news on the Rap Radar podcast stating, “The reality of the situation is, Young Thug is not going to be ‘Young Thug’ anymore. His new name is going to be ‘No My Name Is Jeffery.’ ‘No, My Name is Jeffery.’ That’s his new name. And the reality is, when you see this commercial, you’re all going to understand what we do here at 300. Because it’s powerful images of what makes someone Young Thug and what the evolution and how someone is Jeffery. It’s a circular thing, it’s important. ‘No, My Name is Jeffery’ is on it’s way. Please respect us to actually segue and utilize his name going forward because it’s important.”

Young Thug’s new transformation into No My Name Is Jeffery will start with his new project Jeffery that is projected to release on the 16th or 26th of August. The audio of Lyor Cohen on Rap Radar can be streamed below along with the tracklist of Jeffery: