*Timbaland is not interested in respecting Caitlin Jenner’s wish to be called by her new name since transitioning from Bruce Jenner.
The producer shared a meme from the barbershop scene in “Coming to America,” where the character played by Arsenio Hall refuses to respect Cassius Clay’s new Muslim name, Muhammad Ali.
“His momma named him Clay, I’mm call him Clay,” he famously said.
The meme shared by Timbaland on Facebook: “His momma named him Bruce, Imma call him Bruce.”
Folks quickly pointed out to Timbaland that his momma didn’t name him Timbaland, either.
Timothy Zachery Mosley took on the name at the suggestion of Jodeci’s DeVante Swing when he was in his early twenties.