Grimes now goes by 1 letter, gives update on 5-month-old son X Æ A-XII
Entrepreneur Elon Musk and musical artist Grimes welcomed a baby boy, “X Æ A-12,” to the world. Here’s a possible explanation of the name.
According to a New York Times interview with the artist, published Wednesday, Grimes, whose real name is Claire Boucher, now goes by “c” — which she says is a reference to the speed of light.
A single-letter nickname is something Grimes now has in common with her 5-month-old, who goes by “X” for short. C, 32, shares X with her boyfriend, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, 49.
Though X is still an infant, his mother claims he’s already developed sophisticated taste in media.
“I’ve watched ‘Apocalypse Now’ and stuff with…