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Interview with rap artist turned Muslim

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A growing number of rap artists are leaving the bad boy hip hop lifestyle for a more spiritual one.

The Canadian Dawah Association says that an increasing number of rappers this year have embraced Islam or acknowledged they had in the past.

Amir Junaid Muhadith, better known by his stage name, Loon, talks to Al Jazeera's Sami Zeidan about his spiritual journey.
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  • lol

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  • Yes even celebrities as intellectually savvy as rappers are gullibe enough to believe in magical superstitions. Your point?

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    • In this extremist muslims deluded thinking, a rapper christian rapper choosing islam is an attractive invitation for like minded people who are impressed with rappers.
      This is more marketing like the like the classic Life breakfast cereal commercial:
      "If <insert here> likes islam, then we will too!"

      Does this guy realize that rappers and the rap scene are very low in social status and most mainstream americans think rappers are closely associated with crime, illiteracy and pove More..

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    • It always amuses me when people, like yourself, claim to know what "most mainstream americans" think about something as subjective as tates in music.

      Low status? Noting like a steryotype, eh?

      Rap is akin to low status, crimes, and illiteracy as Bluegrass is akin to is akin to hillbilly farmers, illiteracy, and kissing cousins and country music is to rednecks, trailer trash, and illiteracy. Metal is akin to school shootings, drug use, and satanism. Honestly you're missing the poin More..

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    • I'm shocked an intelligent guy like yourself has no awareness of the existing research about Rap music, social status, etc......

      http://www.springerlink.com/content/4b56g7aq4qm3v7eh/

      http://www.uga.edu/~womanist/rhym2.1.htm

      http://pom.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/36/4/463

      http://www.albany.edu/scj/jcjpc/vol8is2/armstrong.html

      http://www.indiana.edu/~rcapub/v19n3/p8.html

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    • God, I love most of you guys.

      How bout a interview with my left nut -- turned blue.

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  • loon indeed

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  • looks like Loon finally lived up to his name...

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  • I want to see this guy with his grillz in dressed like that.

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  • hes doing R&B not rap, noooo way this is rap

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  • the rap/muslim connection = whatever

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  • Muslim spin. They are Nation of Islam (Black version of KKK), not typical muslims.

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  • another pugnose raisen face gangster joins islam HAAAaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa thats just where they belong!!! mohamid hated blacks and these simple minded assholes let that fact go right over there heads only because islam allows criminal behaviour and the promise of 72 whores in heaven lmfao .nitwitts

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  • Do these bad boys not know islam is paedophilia?Start calling these bad boys bacha bereesh,beardless boys!!

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