The folks over at Vital Narrative Press came up with yet another clever marketing idea recently. With the impending release of Tony Bowers' book, On the Nine, they decided to unveil this soundtrack to whet the reader's appetite. His collection of short stories tell the story of his life growing up on the south side of Chicago. The 14-track playlist features songs from Outkast, Amel Larrieux, Common and Jill Scott. Take a listen below.