Che “Rhymefest” Smith, rapper and Chicago aldermanic candidate, stopped by The Interview Show, hosted by Mark Bazer at The Hideout, to discuss his campaign, his message and his past.

Segments from the interview, along with a meeting with legendary 53rd Ward alderman Ed Bus, are below.

Next Interview Show is Friday, Dec. 3, at The Hideout, at 6:30 p.m. Guests include “Wait Wait . . . Don’t Tell Me” host Peter Sagal.