7 November 2012 7:47 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Why would Jermaine Jackson ever want to get rid of his famous surname? He wouldn't. Michael Jackson's older brother filed a name change petition on Tuesday in Los Angeles, E! News confirms, but he's not exactly changing his last name—just giving the spelling a little spin.  Say hello to Jermaine Jacksun.  A spokesperson for Jermaine confirms that he has filed a name change petition for artistic reasons, and explains that "his actual name has not changed. It's just the spelling, one letter. It is a personal choice of Jermaine's and it's not a big deal." They add, "Phonetically, it changes nothing. It is something he has chosen »


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