Danny Lambo is a British millionaire and a former participant on the television show X Factor who recently converted to Islam. He shared this news on social media after completing Umrah at the renowned Masjid al-Haram in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Danny Lambo whose actual surname is Karne is recognized for his way of life affinity for luxury and deep admiration for Lamborghini cars. His net worth is estimated to be around £50 million and primarily stems from his hotel business in London.
Who exactly is Danny Lambo?
Danny Lambo or rather Danny Karne by birth name hails from United Kingdom and boasts a fortune as a millionaire hotelier. Before gaining recognition on X Factor—a talent show—he was born on May 10th, 1968 in London to two parents who worked as teachers.
At the age of 16 he departed from education with aspirations of pursuing a career in singing and commenced performing at various establishments across London. Eventually finding success in Japan during the 1980s with multiple albums and singles released under his name he even had the honor of touring alongside Boy George and Culture Club during that period.
By the 1990s though he had returned to London where he wisely invested his earnings into establishing himself within the hotel industry—acquiring a modest yet promising bed and breakfast located in Paddington—which he transformed into what we now know as The Pavilion Hotel comprising thirty comfortable rooms.
He was able to achieve this success, which enabled him to acquire hotels and make property investments. It is estimated that his net worth is £50 million largely derived from his hotel business in London.
When did Danny Lambo Converted to Islam?
On the 26th of January, Danny Lambo embraced Islam after meeting Abdul Basit during a business trip to Saudi Arabia. He publicly announced his conversion on the media after completing Umrah at the Masjid al-Haram in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
He shared the following statement on his Facebook about his new friend Basit;
Why did Danny Lambo choose to Convert to Islam?
The exact reasons behind Danny Lambo’s decision to embrace Islam were shared on his Facebook official page. He shared a moment from his journey to Islam where he performed Umrah at the Masjid al-Haram in Makkah.