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Tap into your inner poet and musician with 16 BARS, a collection of hip-hop poetry. The text was created by author and entertainer himself, Marcus Ragsdale, and is an easy read for literary enthusiasts of all levels.

Marcus is one of the first artists in the hip-hop industry to author a book of this style and magnitude. Not only has he written the lyrical messages, but he's also performed everything found on the pages. See for yourself how uplifting his poetic words are by ordering your very own copy of 16 Bars.