Imagine an “Empire” with an African talent like Davido.
The award winning singer indicated his interest to be a part of the hit TV show while responding to Taraji P Henson’s Instagram post which applauds his song”How long’ featuring Tinashe.
“Anybody who knows me know I love music, especially world music!!!.
Thank you tymwallavcehair for turning me on to another heater!!!,”Henson wrote. Responding to the post, Davido wrote,”Big ups @tarajiphenson .. LET ME BRING THAT AFRICAN HEAT TO EMPIRE!! ONE EPISODE IS COOL FOR ME LOL.”The HKN, DMW Boss and Sony RCA records artist dropped a 5-track EP a couple weeks back with production credits from Shizzi, Spellz,Kiddominant and more.
The pop singer made his acting debut in the 2015 movie, “John Zerebe,”which starred him alongside Gloria Young, Ikey Ojeogwu, Kanfui Danku, Emma Blaq and Mimi Orjiekwe.
“Empire” which centers around a hip hop music and entertainment company, Empire Entertainment,has featured numerous singers as guests on show.
Musicians that have featured on the show since its debut include Alicia Keys, Ludacris, French Montana, Mariah Carey, Estelle, Mary J Blige, Patti LaBelle and Birdman.How would you love to see Davido represent the African music on the show?