Ready to take a close look at what went down on Empire Season 2 Episode 8?
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On this installment of the enormous Fox hit, battle lines were drawn after Lucious tried to assert his power by releasing a rap by Freda, one that challenged Hakeem as his heir.
Also, Cookie's spitfire sibling (played by Vivica A. Fox) payid her a special visit; while Jamal worked on nabbing a major sponsorship deal.
Finally, as you'll see when you watch Empire online via the video above, Anika received some life-changing news.
Click on said video right now and follow its prompts to find out what it was.