The King of Pop, Michael Jackson, resmi masuk Islam!
Semoga dia menjadi pemerhati anak2 miskin dan memberikan sumbangan bagi
pendidikan mereka. Cat Stevens a.k.a. Yusuf Islam juga sudah menjadi
rahmatan lil alamin.
Michael Jackson becomes a Muslim: report November 21, 2008, 2:54 pm
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Pop star Michael Jackson has changed his name to Mikaeel and become a
Muslim, according to a UK newspaper report.
Jackson, 50, wore a special Islamic hat to pledge allegiance to the
Koran in a ceremony at a friend's mansion in Los Angeles, The Sun said.
British singer Yousef Islam - formerly Cat Stevens - was reportedly in
attendance as Jackson recited the shahada, the Muslim declaration of
Jackson had rejected an initial name choice of Mustafa in favour of
Mikaeel, the name of an angel in Islam, the Sun reported.
It said the ceremony was held at the home of Toto keyboard player Steve
The reclusive Jackson is due to testify in court next week in a lawsuit
brought by a Bahraini prince, who claims the singer agreed to record
songs and failed to deliver.