UPDATE: Mariah Carey's cameo on Empire was everything you'd expect. It's essentially her and Jussie Smollett singing their duet "Infamous" together in a recording studio. Not essentially, actually, that's exactly what it is. Watch:
UPDATE // OCTOBER 03: Important. Mariah Carey teased a bit more of her upcoming cameo on the new season of Empire. Check it out:
EARLIER // AUGUST 26:
Mariah Carey will likely earn an Emmy for her upcoming role in the new season of Empire.
“You’ve always got a trick up your sleeve,” the acting chanteuse says in the new trailer for the show. She also makes a brief appearance in another scene singing into a mic in a recording studio, a huge stretch from her day-to-day.
The season premiere arrives on Sep. 21, but you'll have to wait until Oct. 5 to catch Carey's episode.