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There are many superstars who are a part of the Muslim faith. Some were born into Muslim families while others converted to Islam later in life. Take a look at our list of prominent athletes and entertainers who you might not have known practice Islam.

1. Janet Jackson

After marrying Wissam Al Mana in 2012, singer Janet Jackson reportedly converted to Islam in 2015. Reports suggested that Al Mana, a practicing Muslim, encouraged Jackson to tone down her revealing costumes and lyrics. Jackson was happy to do so at the time and was spotted wearing traditional Muslim garb on several occasions.

Pop Star Janet Jackson
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