Joel NR Powell is an award-winning disc jockey, best-selling author, recording artist and entrepreneur who has throughout the past 10 years created the ultimate empowerment platform through arts & entertainment. Powell’s work with Reggae conglomerate VP Records the Alborosie & Friends mixtape has over 295,000 streams. His music video “Away From Harm” has over 20,000 views. His book “Black Empowerment & Minority Issues” has sold over 15,000 copies throughout Canada & the United States and has received powerful testimonials from tastemakers, political figures and entertainment elites such as DJ Yella of N.W.A, International Reggae Superstar Yellowman, Former Prime Minister of Jamaica P.J Patterson, Rapper Tech N9ne, Rapper/Actor Joey Bada$$ and a host of others. Powell has given keynote address speeches for The St. Alban’s Boys & Girls Club &The Boys & Girls Club of Atlanta; he’s a graduate of Humber the Business School where he received a diploma in business management.