Hip-hop and Ramadan: Rappers who practice Islam

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Mos Def

Mos Def was introduced to Islam at 13 and took his Shahada, declaration of faith, at 19. Mos Def begins all of his albums with the Islamic prayer “Bismillah ar-Rahman ar-Raheem” (In the name of God, the most gracious, the most merciful).


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