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Times have changed and so have the names of these babies and the gospel legend, Kirk Franklin, says we have to do something about it.

The Grammy-award-winning artist took to Instagram to share his thoughts on names parents are choosing for their kids and said we need to bring back “real names!”

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“To save the next generation, we need to go back to real names.”

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In hindsight, names like Geraldine, Gladys, Shirley are long gone so he does have a point. But all we can do is pray and hope the next generation is saved!



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