When singer Grimes and billionaire businessman Elon Musk welcomed a son in May 2020,, made headlines. Baby X is only 16 months old, but she’s also making her way when it comes to creative names.
Her mother says that little X refers to her not by any version of “mother”, but by her own name, “Claire.” Her birth name is Claire Elise Boucher. The musician chose “Grimes” after a British musical genre, grime music, The Guardian reported.
In a Vogue video showing Grimes getting ready for Monday’s Met Gala (yes,…), the musician mused about motherhood.
“I think having a baby was a great rebirth for me, artistically,” she said. “Being a mother, it feels weird to say. For some reason, I don’t identify with that word. Which is also really weird because X, he says ‘Claire’, but he doesn’t say ‘mom’. … Like, maybe he can feel my dislike for the word ‘mother’. “
When the baby was born, Tesla and SpaceX founder Musk said that, and a video showed him