American artist Solana Rowe, with stage name SZA, has gotten mixed reactions from her fans after she recently adopted a Nigerian Igbo name “Amarachi Chinonso’’ on social media. The Grammy-nominee changed her name on her Instagram page on Thursday.
Later on, SZA’s fans took to the comment section of her Instagram page to react to her name change.
Some said they were really proud of her “identifying with her root”, others were really inquisitive and asked the artiste to state the reason behind her name change. Some of the comments are stated below.
Obsessed_style said, “Shoutout to @SZA for being an absolute queen. We’ve always love you but now our love for you is x3. Igbo kwenu!”
Igbogirlbrunch said, “Amarachi!!!”
Jodiepetite said, “Nigerian babe”.
Kelechikakesss said, “If you (‘re) Nigerian, can you tell us because we wanna know ASAP?”
Itslavivi said, “Can you please tell us the inspiration behind the Igbo name in your bio?”
Majesty_lyn said, “Omg, you’re Nigerian!!!!!!! I’m screaming”.
Zizilords.xo said, “Chineke such beauty!!! Daluu ooh#igbo_sister”.