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Rapper Paul Wall Named President: Texas Grammy Chapter of the Recording Academy

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The Houston-based rapper, Paul Wall has been elected President of the Recording Academy: Texas Chapter, the organization responsible for throwing the annual Grammy Awards.

Paul Wall has been Governor of the Texas Chapter for some time now alongside Houston execs and artists like Mathew Knowles, Joe Posada, Chuck Rainey and others and was just recently promoted to President by the organization.

Paul Wall told AllHipHop.com that he’s “been a Governor on the board of the Texas chapter for a long time” and that the process of someone getting nominated for a Grammy is done by voting and he wants to get the membership up in Texas.

Though Paul Wall has never won a Grammy, he has been nominated for one. His goal as President is to boost local membership.

“There’s so much credible music here in all genres… there could be more nominations for artists from Texas,” Paul Wall added.

Caught on Tape: Rapper Paul Wall Beats Fan With Mic On Stage With Slim Thug

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Seems like rapper Paul Wall was in a seriously bad mood during a car show concert in Texas when a concert-goer from the crowd allegedly flipped him off with the finger. What did Paul Wall do after the fan allegedly gave him the finger — he allegedly beat the fan with his microphone and the whole incident was caught on tape.

Paul Wall can be seen in the video, obtained by TMZ, performing on stage with rapper Slim Thug when Paul Wall can be seen leaning over apparently having some words with a concert-goer who at some point gave the rapper the finger, and that’s when the mic starting flying.

Paul Wall can be seen swinging the microphone again and again but from the angle of the camera, there’s little to see besides Paul Wall swinging.

The incident apparently happened on Sunday night at the Low Low Car Show in San Antonio, Texas.

As of yet, there have been no reports of charges filed and the concert-goer was allegedly removed from the show.

Big Time Rush ft Snoop Dogg – Boyfriend (Music Video)

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Big Time Rush in the music video for the song “Boyfriend” featuring Snoop Dogg.

Big Time Rush is a pop group most known from the TV series “Big Time Rush” and consists of four real best friends (Kendall Schmidt, James Maslow, Carlos Pena Jr. and Logan Henderson) created by Nickelodeon Viacom Music and TV Productions.

Bruno Mars Pleads Guilty; Strikes Deal in Las Vegas Cocaine Case

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Reportedly, RnB star Bruno Mars has been sentenced to community service as well as probation and drug counselling after striking a guilty plea deal to possession of cocaine.

Bruno Mars, 25, was arrested back in September at the Hardrock Hotel in Las Vegas after a bathroom attendant caught the singer with what appeared to be cocaine in one of the stalls. The attendant notified police and Mars were charged with possession of cocaine.

The singer is required to serve 200 hours of community service, one year of probation, pay a 2,000 dollar fine and attend drug counselling as result of pleading guilty according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Mars will be able to withdraw his guilty plea if he completes his probation without any problems and all charges will be dismissed because he is a first time offender.

Mars is reported to have told police officers that “he has never used drugs before”, adding that his decision was “foolish.”

Bruno Mars is known for co-writing the hooks for hits such as ‘Nothing on You’ by B.o.B. and ‘Billionaire by Travie McCoy as well as his solo efforts ‘The Way You Are’ and his most recent single ‘Grenade’ off his debut album ‘Doo-Wops and Hooligans’, In stores now.