FOX’s hit show Empire seems to be pulling out the big guns for season 2. The VIP list for guest appearances is growing and getting better and better with each announcement.So far the the guest list for the second season includes Chris Rock, Lenny Kravitz and Alicia Keys. We can now add none other than the beautiful Kelly Rowland to that list. Hit the jump to find out the details of Kelly’s guest appearance.

Early last month the writers of the hit show Empire teased it’s fans on Twitter with a photo that featured Kelly Rowland at what appeared to be a meeting about the show. But at yesterday’s Essence Festival someone let it slip that Kelly Rowland will indeed be a part of Season 2 and they also gave us a look into just who she will be playing.

Spoiler Alert! Kelly is set to play Lucious’s mother during a flashback scene. We are not sure how many episodes Kelly will appear in but we can’t wait to see among this star studded cast.

Season 2 of Empire begins on September 23rd

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