ALL HAIL ZAYN MALIK

modern Millennial Muslim masculinity


1. Zayn is the first Pakistani and first Muslim solo artist to win the American Music Awards New Artist of the Year award. (tonight!)

2. Zayn is also the first Pakistani and first Muslim solo artist to debut #1 with his breakout single “Pillowtalk” on Billboard #Hot100.

3. Zayn is also the first artist to do so with previous #1 group debut (as part of One Direction) since members of The Beatles!

4. So proud of this moment. We are witnessing American, Muslim, British, Pakistani and human history, which is especially relevant, indelible and curious, given the background context of Trump’s America, Islamophobia, the rise of the alt-right, and New Fascism.

Pride is understatement. Life is Good, God is Great, and Zayn is a G.

#CreepingSharia #MakeMuslimsGreatAgain #MuslimsReportStuff


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