Kevin Powell Age , Height, Weight, Wife, Girlfriend, Family, Biography


Who is Kevin Powell, How old is he, His wife / Girlfriend Parents, Kevin Powell Age, Height, Weight, Wiki, Parents, Child. Find out more about him here:-

Real Full Birth Name Kevin Powell
Political Affiliations Democratic Party Of US
Profession Political activist, writer, reality television personality
Famous for The Real World
Age (How old, as of 2021) 54
Date of Birth April 24, 1966
Birthplace Jersey City, NJ, US
Current Residence Jersey City, NJ
Nationality American
Gender Male
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian) Straight
Ethnicity African- American
Religion Christianity
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign) Unknown
Net Worth/ Salary Unknown

Kevin Powell Career:-

Powell started his news-casting vocation while still in school as a contributing columnist to the Black American paper where he covered stories, for example, the racially spurred murder of Michael Griffith in Howard Beach, Queens. He proceeded to investigate social equity issues, music, hip-jump and Black governmental issues as an independent essayist for distributions, for example, The Amsterdam News and Rolling Stone which set up his establishment as a writer. In 1992, he got known as an individual of note in his job as a unique cast individual from The Real World: New York, the primary period of the MTV unscripted tv arrangement in which a gathering of outsiders live respectively for a few months.

During his visit in reality house, Powell started dubious conversations with his housemates, raising combustible issues about racial generalizations; similar sorts of issues that – after thirty years – acquired worldwide consideration in the 21st century Black Lives Matter movement. In scene 11 of The Real World, the MTV creation team followed Powell to the Nuyorican Poet’s Café where he was a standard member in the open mic Poetry Slam rivalry, made by the bistro’s organizer, Miguel Algarin.[13] Powell had been introducing his verse there since 1990 when he previously went to an open mic to peruse a sonnet called “For Aunt Cathy. “The scene is credited with bringing a public spotlight onto the setting and promoting the idea of a serious verse pummel, before the appearance of Russel Simmons’ Def Poetry Jam on HBO – a historic program that solidified the spot for verbally expressed word theater around the world in a long time to come. Also during the arrangement, MTV’s makers cast Powell as the host of “Directly from the Hood: A MTV News Special Report.” Airing in 1993, it profiled the situation for youngsters in South Central Los Angeles following the Rodney King decision and riots.

Personal Life:-

Kevin Powell (conceived April 24, 1966) is an American essayist, common and basic freedoms extremist, writer, columnist, public speaker, producer, lawmaker, TV character, and business visionary. Powell is the writer of 14 books, including The Education of Kevin Powell: A Boy’s Journey into Manhood and When We Free the World distributed in 2020. Powell regularly shows up in interviews on TV, radio, on paper and on the Internet talking about significant social and policy centered issues, and his composing has showed up in various news sources. As a senior essayist during the establishing long periods of VIBE magazine from 1992 to 1996, Powell met a different exhibit of well known people from Tupac Shakur to General Colin Powell. He regularly ventures broadly and internationally as a public speaker, at universities and enterprises, at different establishments, and a wide scope of networks.

As a compassionate and lobbyist, Powell’s work has centered around finishing destitution, pushing for social equity and checking viciousness against ladies and young ladies through neighborhood, public and worldwide activities. He was a Democratic contender for Congress in Brooklyn, New York, his received old neighborhood, in 2008 and 2010. For the U.S. State Department, he visited Japan addressing on the significance of Dr. Ruler’s acclaimed “I Have A Dream” discourse in the 21st century.

Powell is an acclaimed political, social, abstract and hip-bounce thought pioneer. He was the custodian for the primary show on the historical backdrop of hip-bounce in America at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio, which he helped produce including a visit across the United States and abroad. In 2014, he was welcomed by the Welsh Government to the United Kingdom for a progression of talks and workshops on the 100th birthday celebration of twentieth century writer Dylan Thomas, and the associations among Welsh and American verse and verbally expressed word customs.

As an affirmation of Powell’s life of public help and his devotion to writing and human expressions, Cornell University as of late turned into the proprietor of The Kevin Powell Archive, reporting almost 30 years of his work to date on paper, photographs, recordings, books, manually written notes, talks, and select memorabilia starting with his appearance in the principal period of the primary TV reality arrangement MTV’s, The Real World: New York in 1992.

Powell was brought up in Jersey City, NJ where his folks met subsequent to moving from North Carolina. Deserted by his dad, Powell was raised by a persevering single parent from the South in the one-room condo they imparted to his auntie and her child. All through a youth set apart by awful neediness, brutality and misuse, Powell kept an energy for perusing and spent incalculable hours in the public library.[ He acknowledges his mom for guaranteeing he got preferred schooling over her own, and for ingraining in him a pledge to learning.. He and his cousin grew up to be the first in their family to graduate secondary school, and in 1984 Powell took on Rutgers University through the Educational Opportunity Fund, a program made during the Civil Rights Movement to profit poor youth. His diary, The Education of Kevin Powell: A Boy’s Journey into Manhood recounts this account of his childhood, which as indicated by Publisher’s Weekly, “…packs an incredible punch, loaded with metropolitan realness and crude feelings.”

Relationship , Parents & Education:- 

Marital Status Divorced
Girlfriend Unknown
Wife/Spouse Name
Jinah Parker
(m. 2017; div. 2020)
Chlidren Unknown
Perents Father : Unknown
Mother: Unknown
Education Rutgers University

Kevin Powell Information

Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height  6Feet & 1inch
Weight 81 Kg
Body Measurements

Some Lesser Known Facts AboutKevin Powell:-

  • Does Kevin Powell Drink Alcohol: Yes
  • Does Kevin Powell smoke? :- Not Known

Kevin Powell Social Media Handle:-

Twitter @kevin_powell
Facebook @Kevin Powell
Instagram @kevinpowellinbrooklyn
Youtube @

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