S2 E17
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Season 2  "Rise by Sin"  2x17

Aired 4 years ago - May 11, 2016

Hakeem feels the pressure of his underwhelming fiancé, Laura, as he struggles to find a place for her both in his family and his career. Cookie finally reveals to Jamal the truth behind what happened to Freda's father, prompting Jamal to warn Freda of his family's ulterior motives. Meanwhile, despite his frustration with the family, Jamal makes a sacrifice for Lucious from which it will be hard to recover.

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Recap of Empire (2015) Season 2 Episode 17 (S02E17) - 2
Lucious Lyon shares
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♪ ♪
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Fine-ass Tariq?
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♪ Is me, what you mean? ♪
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...that's that brand-new right there.
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She's producing the whole damn Black and White album.
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Why can't they put it all in one?
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I'd need to talk to Empire's PR department
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at a little old lady.
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Oh, okay.
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♪ Say it, baby ♪
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Even Thirst couldn't open it up,
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Oh, Lucious, don't nobody want your fat ass.
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Yeah, family, that's what you do.
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That code means more
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What will your favorite star be wearing?
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He told me that Raheem had to get his leg
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right, 'cause...
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out of my company.
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♪ I thought that I would get the less ♪
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♪ I wanna say ♪
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You knew?
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Yeah, Dad, you're right. You're enjoying this.
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I'm not crying.
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- he does, every single time. - Okay, what did he do?
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Be easy. Be careful. All of us.
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So what? I snitched.
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as a sports car, huh?
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this album... is gonna be big.
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♪ ♪
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♪ I know, I know I'm fabulous ♪
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we should talk about you leaving Empire.
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And if the pain and despair that I suffered
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You smell good.
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Your daddy.
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he'd reach over and hug you with his left one.
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As we reported at the top of the program,
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26 year-old black male,
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Let's get to your family.
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- How's Jamal? - Sit down.
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