Daddy Puff. P. Diddy. Puffy. Didy.
music mogul Sean Combs has gone by many names over the years. But there is only one name he wants you to give him.
The Grammy Award winner opened up about his many nicknames when he stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show on May 18 for what marked his 17th and final appearance as the long-running talk show comes to an end.
Ellen Degeneres took the opportunity to ask an important question: “What’s your name?”
Laughing, the rapper replied, “I decided to call myself Diddy.”
Ellen then pointed out that Diddy had recently changed his legal name to Love.
“See, Diddy is my nickname. Love is my real name. I just changed my name to Love,” the rapper explained. “Sean Love Combs, that’s what it says on my driver’s license, that’s my official name, Love.”
He turned to the audience and said, “I am Love. I am Love! I succeeded.