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If ya heard through the grapevine that M.I.A. named her child “Ickitt,” well, you’re just silly:
M.I.A. didn’t give her baby an “icky” name after all.
The rapper took to her MySpace blog to shoot down reports that she named her newborn baby boy “Ickitt.”
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She wrote: “MY BABY IS NOT CALLED ICKITT, PICKIT OR LICKIT THANK YOU VERY MUCH TO ALL THE HOLLYWOOD PRESS. HES A BABY, HE DONT NEED PRESS! I DIDNT RELEASE THE BABY NAME BECAUSE I DIDNT THINK IT WAS NEWS!!!! BUT I WILL BE BACK WITH SOMETHING NEWS WORTHY SOON , TILL THEN GO PICK ON APPLE, SATCHEL AND MOON UNIT. LOTS OF LOVE STICKIT!!”
Latina first reported that the “Paper Planes” singer had chosen the bizarre baby name.
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The boy was born Feb. 11. She famously performed “Swagga Like Us” with Jay-Z, T.I., Lil Wayne and Kanye West at the Grammys Feb. 8 — the same day she was due
SMH @ her acting like she didn’t have it in her to name that baby “Ickitt”.