By Mufti Ebrahim Desai
Posted: 14 Rabi-ul-Awwal 1423, 27 May 2002

Q.) Is listening to different types of songs valid or not in Islam?

A.) Songs that have good words in them and do not have any musical elements are permissible. However, if the words are unethical or if it contains musical instruments, etc. then it is not permissible. And Allah Ta'ala Knows Best

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