Today (July 9) comedian Dave Chappelle will make another one of his rare
appearance's at an event for Democratic Congressional candidate Kevin

Powell, a former Real World-er jumped into politics at a young age
and has since served as a political activist, poet, journalist,
essayist, Hip Hop historian, public speaker, and entrepreneur.

of recently, Powell has been campaigning to gain a seat in the United
States Congress
in the 10th Congressional District in Brooklyn, New

"I've decided to do this because, as some of you know, I have been
a public servant, in some form, for two decades, since my days as a
teenage student leader at Rutgers University,
" Kevin Powell states on
his website. "I am completely committed to the ideals of freedom,
justice, and equality, in America, and on this planet, and I am proof
that much can be achieved if we are determined to make a change,
personally and politically

The event will be deejayed by DJ Reborn and there will be a special performance by Emily King.

For more information and to purchase tickets visit

Reported by Danielle Harling.