Becoming the Alpha Muslim

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Hi there, I'm your host Nabeel Azeez. Join me and my guests as we give you practical advice on how to develop yourself and reach your potential mentally, physically, and spiritually. New episodes every week.

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Boys in the Cave or BOYS CAVING IN?

January 14th, 2019


The Boys In The Cave podcast recently interviewed Becoming The Alpha Muslim. After publishing the episode, they faced criticism and pressure from SJW Muslims online. They caved to the pressure and took down the episode. …

Muslimah Serial Entrepreneur Hodan Ibrahim on Minority Business Owners, Self-Worth, Feminism, Polygyny, and More

October 27th, 2018


I first came across Hodan Ibrahim in 2016, when she basically dropped everything she was doing in Canada and moved to Dubai to organize and host M-Powered Summit.

This was a first-of-its-kind conference on Muslim …

Muslim Men in Journalism: The World's Last Hope Against Fake News

September 22nd, 2018


Late last year, I had the chance to sit down to talk to Hussein Kesvani about his work as a Muslim journalist. 

A lot happened between then and now that led to me not publishing this podcast episode soon after I …

Trump: Year 1 - The Alt-Bro Perspective (feat. Surprise Guest)

January 20th, 2018


It's a little after one year since Donald J Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States of America.

In this episode, I'm joined by a surprise guest (hint: he's visiting from Chicago) as we talk …

How to Network like a Pro (feat. Jay Campbell)

December 9th, 2017


Every Muslim man needs to learn how to network in a way that is natural and doesn't seem fake. The key here is to not BE fake. To genuinely be interested in people and want to invest in the relationship.

Today, I'm …

How to Develop Your Personality to Become a More Attractive Husband

December 2nd, 2017


My guest this episode is dating and relationship coach, Pat Stedman.

This is his second appearance on the show.

I invited him on to talk to me about how married Muslim men can develop their personalities to become more …

Second Amendment Muslims and the Islamic Obligation of Self-Defense

November 26th, 2017


In this episode of the Becoming the Alpha Muslim podcast we are talking to Hussein, a Muslim Chicagoan and the founder of the Streets of Cordoba podcast. It's a brand new podcast focusing on Muslim issues in the West. 

How to Waste Your 20s as a Man

November 21st, 2017


I wasted my 20s. Here’s how: a Born Muslim’s Convert Story.

It was all necessary. Those experiences made me who I am today.

But that doesn’t mean others have to make the same mistakes, or worse.

You don’t have to learn …

How to Learn Math even if You ain't that Smart (feat. Ed Latimore)

November 13th, 2017



For complete show notes, visit:

I know what you're thinking:

What the hell does learning math have to do with Becoming the Alpha Muslim?

I'll tell you what. 

The Islamic …

How to Make a Side Income with Niche Sites

October 13th, 2017


My guest this episode is Kyle Trouble, owner of Kyle is a professional blogger and podcaster who earns a full-time living selling …

The Cat-and-Mouse Game of Male-Female Interaction

October 6th, 2017


Continuing with our theme of featuring Muslim male content creators, my guest this episode is Youtuber Abu American Little.

On his channel, Abu …

Becoming a Muslim Content Creator (feat. @themadmamluks)

September 16th, 2017


In this episode I speak to SIM, Mort, and Mahin, of the Mad Mamluks podcast. They've been podcasting for around a year and a half and I wanted them …

Who are the Alt-Right, Really? (Special Guest - @Ali)

September 7th, 2017


My guest this episode is Ali Abdul Razaq Akbar. He's a political consultant and digital media strategist for the Republican party.

He joins me to …

Twitter Masterclass: How to Get 20k+ Highly Engaged Followers the Old-Fashioned Way

August 26th, 2017



  • One, why Twitter is hands-down THE best platform for growing a loyal, engaged audience
  • Two, how …

Is Halal Dating...Halal? (Special Guest: Soraya Soobhany Chohan)

July 25th, 2017


In this podcast, we are going to do a deep-dive (sort of) into halal dating.

As surprising as it sounds, 20% of my readers are women.

Some of them even e-mail me asking for help with their boy problems.

They're usually …

Shaykh Amir Saeed (The Mad Mamluks) Impersonates Nabeel Azeez

July 13th, 2017


For those of you who don't know, Shaykh Amir Saeed is a Seeker of Sacred Knowledge and the co-founder of the Mad Mamluks podcast. 

He also has a great sense of humor and is a talented impersonator.

Here's a short clip …

How do I keep my Ramadan spiritual state going after Eid?

July 5th, 2017


In this video I recommend 5 almost effortless things you can do to keep your Ramadan spiritual high going.

What you'll learn:

  • The relationship …

How to keep Strength Training in Ramadan (or Powerlifting, Weightlifting, Bodybuilding)

May 23rd, 2017


In this episode of Becoming the Alpha Muslim, I go over Ramadan Strength Training.

I cover the terrible advice that's available online (explaining why it's so bad,) and give you my recommendations on what I think you …

The Doors of Repentance are Always Open...Until they Aren't

May 20th, 2017


This week's episode of the BTAM podcast is a narration this week's blog post by the same name. 

It's an adaptation of a khutbah I wrote a couple of years ago. 

Show notes are here - The Doors of Repentance are Always …

Fat? Always Tired? No Sex Drive? This is why (feat. Jay Campbell of TRT Revolution)

May 10th, 2017


Important disclaimer: This podcast interview contains information about Testosterone Replacement Therapy. The information is not advice, and should …

Based Gradma Writes Sex Manual for Muslim Wives

April 17th, 2017


This episode is an accompaniment to my review of "the Pure Muslimah's Guide to Very Dirty Sex," an upcoming self-help book for Muslim women who want to improve their sex lives.

I narrate a chapter from the book, "how to …

Being an Arab Muslim Woman in Trump's America feat. Nour Goda of the Between Arabs Project)

April 11th, 2017


In this episode of the Becoming the Alpha Muslim podcast I welcome Nour Goda, founder and editor-in-chief of the Between Arabs Project, which is a website and podcast that brings together Arabs of all faiths and Muslims …

Why Fatherhood is how Empires are Built (Special Guest: Neil White)

March 7th, 2017

Why aren't there any popular Muslim Dad Blogs?

Maybe there are, but I sure as hell haven't seen them.

Technically this is a good thing because it …

How to Re-Ignite Your Sex Life (Special Guest: Pat Stedman)

February 27th, 2017


The idea for this episode came to mind while I was listening to the Mad Mamluks - shoutout to Mahim, SIM, Sheikh Amir, and Mort.

A few weeks ago they …

Who is Allah? (Non-Muslims Should Listen Too)

February 21st, 2017

My Short-lived Career as a Preacher

A few years ago I had a brief stint as a Jumuah Khateeb (someone who delivers the sermon at Friday Mass.)

I took it very seriously – I wrote all of my sermons myself – and was well …

Nabeel, why support Mike @Cernovich? (Calling out the Activist Sect)

February 17th, 2017


This week's podcast is actually a week overdue.

I was supposed to release it with last week's post, "American Muslims in 2017: will the Schizophrenia …

My #BruceLeeMoment

February 2nd, 2017

In today's episode...

I fly solo for the first time and tell you how Bruce Lee's philosophy helped me manifest my Islam more honestly and …

A Music Lover's Struggle to Stay True to Islam with Irshad Azeez

January 18th, 2017


How do we engage Muslims who aren’t as far along the spiritual path as we are?

As someone who was Muslim in name alone for most of my life, it’s surprisingly easy to forget where I started and how far I’ve actually come.

Cosmology, Epistemology, Methodology: Back to Basics with Dr. Shadee Elmasry

November 8th, 2016


My guest today is Dr. Shadee Elmasry

Dr. Shadee Elmasry was born and raised in New Jersey.

He began studying the traditional sciences rigorously at age eighteen after a summer in Fes, Morocco.

Since then he has studied …

Black America: Canary in the Coal Mine with Demond Handy AKA Uncle Hotep

October 30th, 2016



My guest today is Demond Handy AKA Uncle Hotep.

Demond is a podcaster and youtuber who offers commentary on current affairs relevant to the African American community.   He is one of the most prominent figures in a …

On the Spirituality of Strength with Alexander Juan Antonio Cortes

October 22nd, 2016

Holistic Health and Well-Being

So here's the thing

I'm getting older - I'm in my mid-30s.

I'm a father.

My overall health is becoming more of a …

Engineering the Warrior Monk with Ed Latimore

October 14th, 2016


Have you ever played role-playing games (RPGs,) on table-top or video?

Games like Diablo, Baldur's Gate, Neverwinter Nights, and others allow you to …

Backpack Islamic with Dukkan Show

September 2nd, 2016


This past Ramadan I was a guest on Dukkan Show, a lifestyle podcast based out of Dubai.

We ended up doing a series of four episodes together.

My first sit-down was with two the co-founders, Irshad and Feras. We talked …

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