Who can't root for Mike Jones? The gentle giant of Houston's blazing hip-hop scene captured national attention mid-year with the smash "Still Tippin'," opening the door for that song's other MCs, Slim Thug and Paul Wall. His second single, "Back Then," covered familiar territory for newly signed rappers—"Back then hoes didn't want me/Now I'm hot/Hoes all on me"—even as he poked fun... More >>>