Over the past 15 years, Raoul Juneja (a.k.a. Deejay Ra) has earned a reputation as North America's preeminent expert on urban & South Asian music.
Raoul has produced numerous singles, albums and compilations through his award-winning Lyrical Knockout Entertainment label including an aids awareness rap single with the Mandela Children's Fund ("You Got A Choice") ; a chart-topping rap album distributed through Universal Music ("Let The Truth Be Known") ; and a Tupac tribute compilation officially endorsed by the family of one of the best-selling rap musicians of all time ("Dare 2 Struggle").
Most recently Raoul was a producer of the soundtrack for "Sold", an acclaimed feature film starring Gillian Anderson and David Arquette among others. The soundtrack features the likes of Cappadonna (of Wu-Tang Clan), Michael Franti and Bollywood stars Salim-Sulaiman.
Raoul is also founder of the acclaimed "Hip-Hop Literacy" campaign, for which he recorded audio PSA's with numerous Hollywood heavyweights such as Michael Madsen ("Reservoir Dogs"), Giancarlo Esposito ("Breaking Bad"), Sarita Choudhury ("Homeland"), Tiffani Thiessen ("White Collar"), Nancy Sinatra and Stan Lee to name a few.
Raoul was a recipient of ANOKHI Magazine's 2014 Excellence in Music Media Award, and received Diversity Magazine's 2014 Transformation in Entertainment Award.