The three-times Grammy Award winner and Revolt TV network founder was born Sean John Combs in New York City back in 1969. When he entered the rap game, he was Puff Daddy. Then he was P. Diddy, only to drop the P five years later to become “Diddy,” which was later expanded to encompass group Diddy—Dirty Money
In 2017, he confirmed his new name Love, as in Brother Love. “I will not be answering to Puffy, Diddy, Puff Daddy, or any of my other monikers,” he said at the time.
Sean Combs changes his name more often than some of us check our junk folders.
The hip-hop veteran has kept his fans on their toes since the ‘90s with an ongoing game of name-change roulette. There was Puff Daddy, P Diddy, Puffy, and just plain old Diddy.
There’s another round to play, with Combs switching his middle name to “Love.”
Explaining his reasoning behind the latest change, he added: “I’m just not who I am before. I’m something different.”