Yusaf islam, center, formerly known as the rock star cat stevens arrives at london's heathrow airport after being refused entry to america thursday, sept 23, 2004. Islam is perfect, and if we imitate the conduct of the holy prophet (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) we will be successful may allah give us guidance to follow the path of the ummah of muhammad (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam). The more i looked at the journey of yusuf islam in the months, years, leading up to our meetings, the more it became clear that the question most people ask of him, or rather cat stevens. It might shock his fans to learn that the recycled troubadour is a zealous muslim and a rabid anti-semite the aging feline, cat stevens, morphed into yusuf islam when he submitted to islam in 1977 originally steven demetre georgiou, alias steve adams, alias cat stevens, alias yusuf islam, he is now known merely as yusuf.
Cat stevens, now known as yusuf islam, has had three names in his lifetime the last is by far the most significant, even if it isn't the name that made him famous the popular folk singer, writer. How i came to islam – by yusuf islam from musician to muslim by allah’s will all i have to say is all what you know already, to confirm what you already know, the message of the prophet (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam) as given by god – the religion of truth. The former cat stevens is still wrestling with his past – and winning a profile of the rock and roll hall of fame musician. What has happened to the muslim community since the prophet muhammad’s passing (peace be upon him) is anything but the message of unity, love and peace he delivered.
All i have to say is all what you alreadyknow, to confirm what you already know about the message of the prophet as given by god – the religion of truthas humanbeings we are given a consciousness and a duty that has placed us at the top ofcreation. If cat stevens knew the quran and still decided to convert to islam, i find it strange that he chose this religion over christianity, which is a doctrine of true love, but who knows what is in a person's heart. In the 70s, cat stevens embarked on a journey from sensitive-superstar singer-songwriter to recluse in brazil to devout islam convert now, he tells alexis petridis, it's time to start singing again. Muslims make up less than 2 percent of the us population, but americans of all faiths are welcome to attend open mosque days and educate themselves about the faith and its practitioners.
Yusuf islam (born july 21, 1948) is an english singer he sang many of his early songs when he called himself cat stevens he was born as stephen demetre georgiou to a swedish mother and greek father he became a muslim in 1977 after 2 years, he took the name of yusuf i̇slam he has sold over 60 million albums around the world since the late 1960s as cat stevens or yusuf i̇slam. Cat stevens changed his name to yusef islam cat stevens, now known as yusuf islam, has had three names in his lifetime. In 1978, the famous singer shocked the world when he publicly converted to islam and changed his name from cat stevens to yusuf islam after converting, he rarely performed, but has more recently. The new book sharing the spiritual journey of cat stevens to yusuf islam exclusively distributed by sakinah media.
How i came to islam - by yusuf islam from musician to muslim by allah's will all i have to say is all what you know already, to confirm what you already know, the message of the prophet (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam) as given by god - the religion of truth. Of course he is still a muslim for many years he gave up making music because of islam's prohibition, but a couple of years ago he went back to making music again. Yusuf islam (born steven demetre georgiou 21 julie 1948 in lunnon, ingland), oreeginally an commonly kent bi his umwhile stage name cat stevens, is a breetish muisicker he is a sangster-sangwriter , multi-instrumentalist , educator , philanthropist , an prominent convert tae islam. Legendary heavyweight boxing champion, muhammad ali, is a devout muslim in a december 2015 statement, he told nbc news, “i am a muslim and there is nothing islamic about killing innocent people.
Stuff to do with cat stevens (yusuf islam. Abstract the college of arts and letters will present an inter-religious forum on the topic of “islam in america” and will address issues related to islamophobia from different religious perspectives. Yusuf islam formerly cat stevens how he became a muslim all i have to say is all what you know already, to confirm what you already know, the message of the prophet (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam) as given by god - the religion of truth. The cat stevens net worth is $5 million according to celebrity net worththe british songwriter and performer became most well-known in the 1970s on top of all his personal success as a musician, he is also a hit songwriter for other artists as well.