Diddy starts using his original Puff Daddy name again

25/03/14

Puff Daddy

Diddy has started using his original stage name, Puff Daddy, again.

The musician, whose real name is Sean Combs, used the title in a teaser video for his latest single.

Big Homie, which was released last month, also features performances from Rick Ross and French Montana, who were shown in the clip as well.

"For the record, I did not change my name. I always have been and always will be PUFF DADDY! :) Be cool Man lol #MMM #BigHomie," he wrote on Twitter.

He later added the hashtag, "#DIDDYORDADDY?"

Big Homie is the first track to be released from his upcoming fifth studio album, MMM, due out later this year.

Puff Daddy

Puff Daddy has been known by a variety of names over the years including P Diddy, Puffy and Puff.

Last year he was named the highest-earning hip-hop star by Forbes, taking home an estimated $50 million (£31 million) between June 2012 and June 2013.

They said it was mostly due to the success of his vodka brand but said his record label and clothing line also contributed to his earnings.

The hip-hop star launched a music-orientated US television channel called Revolt last year.

In addition to his music career, Puff Daddy has also guest starred in a number of film and television projects including Hawaii Five-0, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia and Get Him to the Greek.

He also features in the upcoming film, Muppets Most Wanted.

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