After releasing Fast Life in May of 2009, Houston’s Paul Wall announced this morning that June 29th will see his next release, Heart of a Champion. The album, released on Warner Brothers/Asylum/Swishahouse, will be largely produced by Wall’s Expensive Taste bandmate Travis Barker. The former drummer for Blink 182 will be reportedly producing half of Paul’s seventh official album.
Additionally, Heart of a Champion will feature rappers such as Yelawolf, Lil Keke, Jim Jones, Raekwon, Bun B, Slim Thug and Devin The Dude. Wall’s jewelry business partner TV Johnny will also appear on the Heart.
Recently, Paul Wall fully reunited with former rhyme-partner Chamillionaire. The two announced tour dates before headlining OG PR/AllHipHop.com’s South By Southwest showcase. Additionally, Wall has been recently appointed President to The Recording Academy’s Texas Chapter.