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Kelly Rowland Joins Empire Season 2 Cast


Kelly Rowland Joins Empire Season 2 CastLet’s hope Empire is ready for (yet another) independent woman, because EW has confirmed that Kelly Rowland is joining the Fox show’s second season as none other than Lucious Lyon’s mother. 

And for those of you trying to figure out how that will work, Rowland is set to appear in flashback.

Empire’s VIP guest list for season 2 keeps growing!Kelly Rowland will appear on the hit FOX show this fall, a source told E! News exclusively on Saturday, the Fourth of July, at the 2015 Essence Festival in New Orleans.

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Kelly Rowland Joins Empire Season 2

The 34-year-old R&B singer will play Lucious Lyon’s mother in a flashback.

The show’s second season is set to debut on Sept. 23 and feature high-profile guest stars such as Chris Rock,Lenny Kravitz,Alicia Keys and Marisa Tomei, who will play a demanding venture capitalist.