Paul Wall Career and Net Worth
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Paul Wall is an American rapper. He has about $2.5 million in net worth as of this writing. Throughout his career, he released a total of 12 studio albums and several mixtapes. Paul received a Grammy Award nomination in 2007 for Best Rap Performance as a Duo or Group for his work with Nelly on the song “Girlz”.
Paul Wall Early Life
Paul Wall was born on March 11, 1981 in Houston, Texas. Paul attended Jersey Village High School in Houston. After he finished High school, he enrolled at the University of Houston. At the University of Houston, Paul studied mass communication for three years. He came across local rapper Chamillionaire and began working together releasing mixtapes. The duo managed to get Michael “5000” Watts to allow them rap on his radio station. The pals garnered public attention and interest from there. They continued recording mixtapes as well as featuring on other rappers’ mixtapes -each new mixtape was a better iteration of the previous. Their mixtapes began opening doors of opportunities for them. Paul and Chamillionaire signed a one-album contract with Paid in Full Records. The album “Get Ya Mind Correct” was released in 2002. It was well received, selling in excess of 200,000 copies.
Paul Wall Career
Paul released his debut album “Chick Magnet” in 2004 under Paid in Full Records. It ranked number 54 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. He signed to Atlantic Records and Asylum Records a year later and released his second album “The Peoples Champ”. The album was an immediate success, debuting at number one on the Billboard 200 receiving the platinum certification later by the RIAA. His singles “Sittin’ Sidewayz” and “Girl” were both certified gold in the US. Paul released his second and final collaboration studio album with Chamillionaire dubbed “Controversy Sells” in 2005. It peaked at #50 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. Paul came out with his third solo album in 2007. It was titled “Get Money, Stay True” which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Album chart. He was nominated that year for Grammy Awards for Best Rap performance as a Duo for his work with Nelly on “Girlz”. How does Paul Wall make money? He went on a nationwide tour with Tech N9ne and III Bill in 2008. He acted in the movie “I hope They Serve Beer IN Hell” in 2009. Together with screenwriter Tucker Max and Nils Parker, they co-wrote the songs for the film. Paul released his fourth studio album “Fast Life” in 2009. Paul collaborated with the social and mobile game company Jum Shot Media to do “Battle Rap Stars” – the world’s first mobile battle rap game in 2011. He released the mixtape “No Sleep Til Houston” in 2012. The periods, 2013 and 2014 saw Paul release his sixth and seventh studio albums “#checkseason” and “The Po-Up Poet”. They were released independently through Paul’s Paul Wall Music Imprint. He released five more studio albums “Slab God”, “Houston Oiler”, “Bounce Backs over Setbacks”, “Mind Over Matter” and “Subculture” from 2014.
Paul Wall Personal Life
Paul married Crystal in 2006. The couple have two children together.