Jimmy McMillan: rent agitator. Vietnam veteran. Future governor. Bidhere.com spokesman. Karate expert. And now, bona fide musical artist.
McMillan's full-length hip-hop album of rent-related songs the first of many, according to its name, The Rent Is Too Damn High (Volume 1) debuted on iTunes today. Along with tracks such as “When You Can't Pay Your Rent,” “Rent Party Christmas," and “Vote 4 Me" is "Ain't Nothing to Talk About," which has been playing on his website for a while, and already has its own "Kafkaesque" video.