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Paul Wall

Paul Michael Slayton (born March 11, 1981), better known by his stage name Paul Wall, is an American rapper. He is currently affiliated with Swishahouse Records, having released several albums under the label as well as collaborating with other rappers signed to the label. He was formerly musical partners with rapper Chamillionaire releasing several collaborative albums including the independently released Get Ya Mind Correct. In 2005, he was signed to Atlantic Records and became successful with his major-label debut The Peoples Champ. Get Money, Stay True followed in 2007. Wall attended Jersey Village High School and studied mass communications at the University of Houston for three years. After proposing to do promotions for Michael "5000" Watts' company, Swishahouse, Chamillionaire and Paul Wall came to Watts' studio, KBXX. Paul & Chamillionaire convinced Watts to let them rap on his radio show and put the verses on one of his mixtapes. That mixtape was titled Choppin Em Up Part 2, which was released in mid 1999. The freestyle became so popular in the streets that Chamillionaire and Paul Wall became regular staples on Houston's mixtape circuit, appeared on several of Watts'

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Ryan Lochte -- Paul Wall Designed My Diamond Grillz

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Paul Wall Designed My Diamond Grillz

Ryan Lochte's unexpected grill flash during his Olympic medal ceremony was courtesy of none other than the grill-master himself ... rapper Paul Wall. If you recall ... Lochte flashed a ruby and… READ MORE >

Paul Wall and Baby Bash -- The Mug Shots

Paul Wall & Baby Bash
THE MUG SHOTS

TMZ has obtained the mug shots for rappers Paul Wall and Baby Bash -- taken hours after they were arrested for possession of marijuana in El Paso, TX Sunday morning. As we previously reported,… READ MORE >

- 956 days ago
Paul Wall -- Cop Had a 'Vendetta' Against Me in Weed Arrest

Paul Wall
Cop Had a 'Vendetta' Against Me in Weed Arrest

Rapper Paul Wall claims he was unfairly targeted by a police officer in El Paso this weekend ... and claims he's prepared to fight his marijuana possession case ... if push comes to shove. TMZ… READ MORE >

- 956 days ago
Paul Wall & Baby Bash -- Arrested in El Paso

Paul Wall & Baby Bash
Arrested in El Paso

Rappers Paul Wall and Baby Bash were arrested last night in El Paso, TX for possession of marijuana ... TMZ has learned.According to jail records, the rappers -- real names Paul Michael Slayton… READ MORE >

- 957 days ago
Paul Wall -- 'A**holes Get Outta Line Sometimes'

Paul Wall -- 'A**holes Get Outta Line Sometimes'

Rapper Paul Wall is never ever going to apologize to the guy he blasted with a microphone this past weekend ... because according to Paul, "He ain't my fan. I'm not worried about him."We caught up… READ MORE >

- 1302 days ago
Paul Wall -- Sorry For Laying Down that Beat

Paul Wall -- Sorry For Laying Down that Beat

Rapper Paul Wall is apologizing for belting a concert-goer with his mic in Texas this weekend -- saying he shouldn't have let himself "become distracted" by a middle-finger flippin' fan. In a… READ MORE >

- 1305 days ago
TMZ Live: Gibson, Lohan, and Paul Wall

TMZ Live: Gibson, Lohan, and Paul Wall

We took your questions on everything -- including Mel Gibson's possible domestic violence defense, rapper Paul Wall beating a fan with a microphone, and TLC's "Sister Wives" being investigated for… READ MORE >

- 1305 days ago
Paul Wall Beats Fan with a Microphone

Paul Wall Beats Fan with a Microphone

Never give Paul Wall the finger -- because based on this video, it doesn't matter if dude's in the middle of a concert ... he will beat your ass with a microphone.It all went down Sunday night at… READ MORE >

- 1305 days ago
Paul Wall -- I Witnessed a Burger Brawl!

Paul Wall -- I Witnessed a Burger Brawl!

Rapper Paul Wall got a few more buns than he bargained for at a Whataburger in Texas recently when some dumbass was de-pantsed in a late-night brawl over a cheeseburger. According to World Star… READ MORE >

- 1490 days ago

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