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10 Things We Learned From Empire Season One About the Music Industry

 

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8. My Name Is My Name

In the music industry people are defined by their name. It’s just sometimes our parents don’t make that an easy task. Empire Entertainment may have been built around Lucious Lyon, but he later revealed he was actually born Dwight Walker. That just doesn’t have the same regal ring to it as Lucious Lyon, so it’s no wonder he changed his branding. The character may be fictional, but we’ve seen the same go down in the real world, just ask Jamie Foxx. If you thought his last name really was Foxx with two x’s, then we’ve got a waterfront property in Vegas to sell ya.

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