It’s finally getting cold in New York City. So, last weekend I was blessed to be in sunny California as a guest of “Afternoon of Luxury” pool party at the Viceroy Hotel, where Empire‘s Jussie Smollett put on a great performance. The pool party was hosted by Miss Diddy, with sounds by DJ B-Hen and also included […]

The one and only Alicia Keys lends her vocals on "Powerful," a positive and uplifting duet featuring Jussie.

Last night, we got a quick glimpse at what an Empire and Pepsi collaboration could look like – Jamal Lyon at the helm, elevating the world with his intoxicating voice…Cookie and Lucious fueling his fire at the production level. You’ll be pleased to learn it’s all becoming a reality now, as Jamal (played by Jussie […]

Beyonce and Channing Tatum will go head-to-head on Spike TV's Lip Sync Battle during season 2 of the hit show.

When you’re making your dreams come true, you rarely have time to stop and smell the roses. For 21-year-old Empire star Jussie Smollett, this is certainly the case. Jussie quickly rose to fame as a talented singer and actor on the set of the hit FOX series, but just because he’s landed a starring role […]

Jussie Smollett and Pitbull dropped their new music video for "No Doubt About It" after last night's episode of 'Empire.'

Empire star Jussie Smollett and former pro-football player Michael Sam have been seen together quite a few times lately. TMZ caught up with Smollett to get to the bottom of the rumors. When asked about Michael – who just broke up with his fiancé Vito Cammisano – Jussie replied, “That’s the homie right there,” squashing all thoughts of a […]

Jussie says that despite how everything is looking up for Jamal, he will continue to seek his father's approval this season.

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Empire‘s Jussie Smollett has an exciting new role as a guest star in WGN America’s new thriller, Underground. The show centers on a group of slaves and their struggle for survival and freedom. Smollett plays Josey, a runaway slave who has a difficult time trusting anybody, including those who want to help him along his journey to freedom. The all-star cast […]

If your like many women who have some major crushes on the fictional Lyon brothers from the hit show Empire, then your thirst is about to be on a hundred thousand trillion. The three guys, played by Jussie Smollett, Bryshere “Yazz” Gray, and Trai Byers, all cover the newest vacation issue of Essence Magazine, and even landed their own […]