She Converted to Islam in 2010,
One of France’s most famous hip-hop artists has caused quite a stir this month.
Diam’s, a.k.a. Mélanie Georgiades, has recently married and converted to Islam.
She won best French act at the 2006 MTV Europe Music Awards for her albumDans Ma Bulle, as well as several other awards. Diam’s has been involved with Amnesty International and actively speaks out against domestic violence.