Shawn Mims (born March 22, 1981), better known as Mims (backronym for Music Is My Savior), is an American rapper from New York City, New York. He is perhaps best known for his commercial debut single "This Is Why I'm Hot", which peaked at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. Following the release of his hit single, Mims' debut album, Music Is My Savior, was released in March 2007.