We tell you about the celebrities you didnt know had converted to Islam:-
He credits the Islamic faith for saving his life. Mike Tyson had fought a huge battle The former heavyweight boxing world champion has fought a long battle against drug and alcohol addiction. He has also served in jail for 3 years after being convicted for rape in the year 1992.
It was during his stay in the jail, he converted to Islam and says he was never happier.
In the year 2009, during The Nation of Islam’s Saviours’ Day Convention in Chicago, American rapper announced his conversion.
The rapper expressed his feeling by addressing the fellow Muslims,”“I love how I’m supposed to live as far as doing what’s right and representing what’s right. That’s why I was here today”.
The performer and sister of the legendary late Michael Jackson is believed to have converted in the year 2012 after marrying Qatari Muslim businessman Wissam Al Mana.
She has been spotted on various occasions wearing the full Islamic dress comprising of headscarves. She has also ended her many concerts by saying “Inshallah”, which means “If Allah wills it”.
After her separating from Al Mana, it is not clear if she still follows Islam but she affirms that she is an ardent believer of God.