Kanye West has again changed the title of his upcoming album, from Swish to Waves:
New album title, WAVES
— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) January 27, 2016
Nathan Williams, AKA California surf punk band Wavves, responded:
My new album is called ‘Kanye’
— WAVVES (@wavves) January 27, 2016
This reminds me of a similar situation in 1977. In January, David Bowie released Low:
Nick Lowe responded by releasing Bowi . . .
. . . dropping the final E from Bowie’s name, just as Low had done to his.