MALIK'S RATCHET BAR: Malik put a lot of love into the wrong woman, an exotic dancer named Sade. Nowadays he puts his heart into The Easter Club, a ‘hood strip joint he owns that’s also known as The Ratchet Bar. He still finds time to give love to his latest lady, Ebony, who’s nothing like Sade. But then their relationship takes a turn when he comes home to guns drawn in his face—and he takes a bullet to the head. While in a coma, he has to rely on his fellow team at The Ratchet Bar to keep his business running, while at the same time rely on them to piece together the shocking crime that nearly took his life.
MALIK'S RATCHET BAR 2: Malik awakens from his coma for the first time and lays eyes on a beautiful nurse named Chanel Young. They hit it off immediately, without ever leaving his hospital room. Unbeknownst to him, there’s violence and disorder exploding at his club. Fights, brawls, ongoing federal investigations, arrests, and even murder committed by two of his employees. Now the city wants to shut The Ratchet Bar down. And to top it all off, his nurse Chanel Young isn’t who he thinks she is.