Wharsby is a Canadian Universalist / Muslim singer-songwriter, poet, educator, and TV personality.
He is well-known for his performance and recording of "nasheed". A nasheed (Arabic: singular نشيد nashīd, plural أناشيد anāshīd, meaning: "chants") is a work of vocal music that is either sung a cappella or with instruments, according to a particular style or tradition within Islam. Nasheeds are popular throughout the Islamic world. The material and lyrics of a nasheed usually make reference to Islamic beliefs, history, and religion, as well as current events. http://www.nasheedbay.com/dawudwharnsby