Joel NR Powell
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Joel NR Powell

Toronto, Canada | Established. Jan 01, 2012 | SELF

Toronto, Canada | SELF
Established on Jan, 2012
Solo Hip Hop Hip Hop




"From Rebel Student To Success Story"

A lot can hinge on how one defines a problem. Guillermo Acosta, new to his role at the business school involving the Business Management diploma program, heard reports that Joel Powell was a difficult student, a "rebel." - Humber BE Magazine

"Fight or Flight"

Featured inside Toronto Life Magazine an article centered on two Black writers living within the city of Toronto and their views towards economic growth. Joel NR Powell and Toronto based Journalist Dalton Higgins were both interviewed by Canadian Journalist Jan Wong about our views and opinions and both opinions were shared within this article. - Toronto Life

"DJ, Recording Artist, Author & Entrepreneur"

Canadian based Self Starter Magazine; Inaugural Issue showcases entrepreneurs and their businesses cover story on Joel NR Powell, May 2014 - Self Starter Magazine

"M.A.D.E Campaign"

New York based XXL Magazine, 40 years of hip hop edition Issue. M.A.D.E Campaign showcases independent music & entrepreneurs from across the world I appear for the 2nd time inside magazine January 2014. Magazine circulates across Canada and The United States. This is issue showcased four different covers featuring Recording Artist Jay Z, LL Cool J, Lil Wayne, and Outkast. - XXL Magazine

"Made Campaign Part 1"

1st appearance inside New York based XXL Magazine, 150th Issue “M.A.D.E Campaign” showcases the best new talent within the Hip Hop Industry, September 2013. Magazine circulates over 500,000 plus copies across Canada and The United States this issue features Recording Artist Drake on the front cover. - XXL Magazine

"MTV Showcase", “Feature Artist” on their front page, September 2013 - National Music Service Artist Showcase

"Empowerment through Awareness documentary screening"

Featured inside SNAP North Mississauga Newspaper, “Empowerment through Awareness documentary screening”, November 2012 - Snap North Mississauga

"Local Author provides hope at book signing"

Featured inside SNAP Brampton Newspaper,
“Local Author provides hope at book signing”, August 2011 - Snap Brampton Newspaper

"Empowerment for us all"

Featured inside
SNAP Brampton Newspaper, “Empowerment for us all”,
September 2012 - Snap Brampton Newspaper

"Filmmaker tackles minority issues"

Feature story inside Caribbean Camera Newspaper,
“Filmmaker tackles minorities’ issues”, October 18th 2012 - The Caribbean Camera Newspaper

"Fighting back from the ghetto"

Feature story inside The Caribbean Camera Newspaper, “Fighting back from the ghetto”, Wednesday January 12th, 2011 - Caribbean Camera Newspaper

"Joel NR Powell appearing on The Wizology Show"

Interview on CHRY 105.5 FM “Wizology Show” June 26th, 2014 where I discussed empowerment within the community of Jane & Finch the interview also promoted the upcoming launch of my documentary Empowerment through awareness. Interview took place at CHRY 105.5 FM office in Toronto’s York University. - CHRY 105.5 FM

"Hood Star"

Featured inside New York based The Source Magazine collectors edition with Michael Jackson on the cover. Inside Joel NR Powell is featured as a “Hood star”. This means an individual who comes from a rough environment who overcomes the hurdles and does something great. - The Source Magazine

"The Liquid Lunch Show"

Live sit down interview on the Canadian based That “The Liquid Lunch Show” with Hugh Reilly. Interview was centered on my rise as an entrepreneur and the upcoming release of my book Black Empowerment & Minority Issues which was released July 2010 -

"Rexdale Community in Uproar"

A live television interview, with acclaimed Canadian journalist Dwight Drummond on cp24 news. The interview discussed how to deal better with community relations and the police. - City TV News

"20 Questions with Joel NR Powell"

An interview where I answered 20 questions based on my love of entrepreneurship and the
city of Toronto. - Fslocal


September 27, 2013- "They look at me" Joel NR Powell Featuring Lil Eazy-E
February 19, 2016- "7 Issues EP" Soundtrack for the book Black Empowerment & Minority Issues & film Empowerment Through Awareness.



Real, dedicated, and driven are 3 attributes that outline what DJ, Recording Artist, Author & Entrepreneur Joel NR Powell stands for. Joel is an elite and astute motivational speaker who graduated from Humber the Business School where he holds a Diploma in Business Management. He is President/CEO of his own company NR Entertainment Incorporated which is an entertainment corporation.

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