Yes, he had been living in Bahrain for quite awhile and Jermaine had already converted. The Daily Mail reports on Michael Jackson converting to Islam and changing his first name to Mikaeel http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-1088225/Michael-Jackson-Muslim-changes-Mikaeel.html
Okay, when was the last time you bought a record from the self-proclaimed "King of Pop"? (I haven't since I bought his Thriller album on cassette.) However, I thought you'd enjoy and Wacko Jacko is always good for some humor. I'll take the first shot: under sharia, don't they stone to death for what he does with kids?
H/T to Jihad Watch