Paul Wall grew up in Houston with a devout passion for music. Wall was one of Texas's most sucessfull independent musicians, with releases like "THE CHICK MAGNET", "HOW TO BE A PLAYER", and his group albums with fellow Texan Chamillionaire such as "GET YA MIND CORRECT", and "CONTROVERSY SELLS". His independent success earned him a major record deal with Swisha House Records' joint venture with Atlantic Records. Wall's 2005 national debut "THE PEOPLE'S CHAMP" debuted on BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S TOP 200 in the 1 spot and quickly reached platinum status. Paul Wall was instramental in taking Texas Hip Hop to the National level. His 2007 release "GET MONEY STAY TRUE" debuted as the 1 RAP album in BILLBOARD MAGAZINE and is quickly approaching GOLD status. His 2007 HONDA CIVIC TOUR with FALL OUT BOY widely expanded his fan base, as well as the 2006 DUB CAR SHOW TOUR. In 2005 Wall was nominated for a Grammy with the 1 song "GRILLZ" along with Nelly, Ali and Gipp. The song sparked a global trend for the diamond encrusted gold caps for which Paul is famous for making and selling to various celebrities that include Kanye West, Diddy, Shaq, Lil Jon as well as many many others. Wall also modeled in the national campaign for REEBOK's ARCTIC 5 shoe and also for AVIREX CLOTHING throughout 2007. He is currently a member of the diverse group EXPENSIVE TASTE which includes Travis Barker and Skinhead Rob. The group also has released a clothing line in which Paul Wall is a co owner and founder. Wall plans to release his 7th album in the Fall of 2008 titled "THE FAST LIFE".
Chino XL is a US Lyricist of Black/Puerto Rican origin. He was raised in New Jersey (although he was born in the Bronx, NY) and has been rapping since the late 80's. He released his first single with the group Art Of Origin in 1992 and by 1994, had inked a deal with Rick Rubins label Def American to release his debut album in 1996, "Here To Save You All". He has since gone on to release 3 more albums, 2001's "I Told You So", 2006's "Poison Pen" and 2008's "Something Sacred".
After moving to the West Coast, Chino sought out a career in Hollywood. He is considered one of the more respected rapper/actors of his generation and landed a small part in the hit series CSI: Miami. In the rap game, he has worked with many different artists over the years, such as Kool G. Rap, RZA, Sway & Tech, J-Dilla, Ras Kass, Kool Keith, Common, Kutmaster Kurt, Killah Priest, Beatnuts, Royce Da 5'9", Jinusean, Saafir, B-Real and Snoop Dogg, plus many more.
He is the only known rapper that is a member of Mensa.
GT Garza is a top selling independent Hip Hop artist from the southwest side of Houston, TX dedicated to acting as a representative of his people. He vows to give his family, friends, and fans music they can relate to while inspiring and encouraging the latin community to hold their heads high.