Our names significantly contribute to our personality and when you're a celebrity, you have to make sure your name stands out from the rest of them.

Stage names are a common phenomenon and a lot of celebrities around the world don't use their real names. Here are some of them.

PewDiePie -- Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg

Source: BBC

CarryMinati -- Ajey Nagar

Source: Time Magazine

Cardi B -- Belcalis Marlenis Almanzar

Source: W Magazine

Avicii -- Tim Bergling

Source: Mixmag

Nicki Minaj -- Onika Tanya Maraj

Source: Rolling Stone

Yo Yo Honey Singh -- Hirdesh Singh

Source: DNA India

Badshah -- Aditya Prateek Singh Sisodia

Source: BBC

Bruno Mars -- Peter Gene Hernandez

Source: Las Vegas Magazine

Kit Harington -- Christopher Catesby Harington

Source: Variety

Calvin Harris -- Adam Richard Wiles

Source: EDM Tunes

Rihanna -- Robyn Rihanna Fenty

Source: Teen Vogue

Akon -- Aliaune Damala Badara Akon Thiam

Source: NME

Miley Cyrus -- Destiny Hope Cyrus

Source: AOL

Snoop Dogg -- Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr.

Source: Cult MTL

Raftaar -- Dilin Nair

Source: DNA India

Divine -- Vivian Fernandes

Source: BBC

Lady GaGa -- Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta

Source: Mashable

Gigi Hadid -- Jelena Noura Hadid

Source: Variety

The Weeknd -- Abel Makkonen Tesfaye

Source: Pitchfork

Maisie Williams -- Margaret Constance Williams

Source: Rolling Stone

Sunny Deol -- Ajay Singh Deol

Source: Wiki Bio

Naezy -- Naved Shaikh

Source: Wild City

Hard Kaur -- Taran Kaur Dhillon

Source: India Today

Kim Kardashian -- Kimberly Noel Kardashian

Source: Vogue

Baba Sehgal -- Harjeet Singh Sehgal

Source: Source

Vidya Vox -- Vidya Iyer

Source: Elle India

Bhuvan Bam -- Bhuvaneshwar Bam

Source: India Today

Mallika Sherawat -- Reema Lamba

Source: The Week

Kiara Advani -- Aalia Advani

Source: India Today

Shilpa Shetty -- Ashwini Shetty

Source: Biz Asia

Katrina Kaif -- Kate Turquotte

Source: India Today

Saif Ali Khan -- Sajid Ali Khan

Source: IMDb

Sunny Leone -- Karanjit Kaur Vohra

Source: Cric Tracker

Sridevi -- Shree Amma Yanger Ayyapan

Source: Metro

Prabhas -- Venkata Satyanarayana Prabhas Raju Uppalapati

Source: Deccan Chronicle

Tiger Shroff -- Jai Hemant Shroff

Source: DNA India

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