Michael Jackson converts to Islam

Michael Jackson converts to Islam

Los Angeles : CA : USA | Nov 21, 2008 at 4:06 PM PST
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Michael Jackson sings to Allah

The question is why did he convert? Is it for the same reason that prisoners become Muslims when they are in Jail? They need some relief, the need to belong when everyone else thinks they are scum of the earth. Something inside changes and there is a strong need to purify.

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Michael Jackson converts to Islam
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