Contact Us

Bun B Addresses Rumor He’s Running for Houston Mayor

Despite being a professor at Rice University and the “King of the Trill,” there’s one title that Bun B has no interest in: mayor. The rapper spoke to MSNBC’s Tamron Hall and shot down rumors that he’s running for office in Houston for the 2015 election.

“It’s just not practical. I haven’t had any real experience in the political world,” he said. The legendary UGK member has become an outspoken representative for Houston and the city even declared Aug. 30 as “Bun B Day.”

Still, Bun feels that he should start from the bottom if he ever did run. “[If] I were to look to run for mayor, I would probably start somewhere in city council and get the feel of local politics; get my hands dirty so to speak — not dirty though, but get my feet in the water,” he explained.

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://theboombox.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on The Boombox quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on The Boombox quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!