Fundamentalist Islamic group demand Adam Lambert ban

A fundamentalist Islamic group in Malaysia is demanding a concert by the openly gay American Idol runner-up Adam Lambert is dropped.

A fundamentalist Islamic group in Malaysia is demanding a concert by the openly gay American Idol runner-up Adam Lambert is dropped. The Pan Malaysian Islamic Party is calling for a ban on the concert and is threatening to gather its one million members to boycott it! The fundamentalist group want the concert banned because of Lambert’s sexuality and their belief it promotes homosexuality.

 

“Adam Lambert’s shows … are outrageous, with lewd dancing and a gay performance that includes kissing male dancers,. This is not good for people in our country” – Nasrudin Hasan speaking to Reuters.


Adam Lambert is not the first Western singer to fall foul of party; Gwen Stefani, Beyonce and Rihanna have all been the subject of protests by the group as well. However, according to the New York Times the singer has agreed to follow local performance guidelines which include keeping his clothes on!