Power Book III: Raising Kanan is a prequel to the hit series “Power”. Set in the 1990s, it chronicles the early years of Kanan Stark and how he got into the drug game.
As the situation in the neighborhood turns dire, Raq scrambles to get Kanan out of harm’s way.
Lou's new artist showcase becomes the nexus of the rivalry between Raq and Unique. At the same time, Kanan cooks up a drug-selling scheme with Marvin.
Kanan and Marvin's side hustle goes awry. Raq seeks revenge for the attack on Scrappy. Jukebox suffers a devastating blow.
As Marvin seeks revenge, Raq turns to Kanan for assistance only he can provide.
Kanan struggles with a harsh truth after word gets back to Raq that he's behind the bad crack on the streets.
It's 1991 in South Jamaica, Queens, and 15-year-old Kanan Stark is eager to join his family's growing drug business, led by his mother, "Raquel Raq" Thomas.
Eager to transform her business after the stash house is hit, Raq overhauls her operation. Meanwhile, Kanan is detained after a fight with Scrappy.
All bets are off when a police raid clears out Raq's competition. Promises are broken, secrets are revealed, and revenge is swift.
After a rival crewmember is killed, Raq does whatever is necessary to get the target off Kanan's back
Still reeling from a shocking death, Kanan pushes his way into the drug game with Marvin's help while Raq plots to take down her competition.