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Favorite dynasty TV drama: 'Empire' or 'Power'?

The highly anticipated fifth season of "Power" premiered on Sunday, July 1. While fans are excited for the new season, the show does have competition. FOX's mega-hit show "Empire" sill draws major comparisons. "Power" premiered four years ago, while "Empire" debuted in early 2015. Both shows revolve around powerful black families in the pursuit of fortune. Producers and stars on both shows have feuded over the similarities. Setting the shade aside, which show is your favorite? 📺

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Below is the synopsis of "Empire," per IMDb:

A hip-hop mogul must choose a successor among his three sons who are battling for control over his multi-million dollar company, while his ex-wife schemes to reclaim what is hers.

"Empire" holds a fresh rating of 85 percent on Rotten Tomatoes. The drama also still holds a strong fanbase going into season five this fall. Variety reported on the season five renewal. 

“’Empire’ is as compelling, emotional and unpredictable as it ever was,” said Michael Thorn, entertainment president for Fox Broadcasting. “We are so proud of our amazing cast, led by Terrence and Taraji, who deliver powerful performances week after week. We’d also like to thank our tremendous creative team – Lee, Danny, Brett, Ilene, Sanaa, Brian and Francie – whose inspired storytelling continues to create the unforgettable, jaw-dropping OMG moments that have always been signature to ‘Empire’.”
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Below is the synopsis of "Power," per IMDb.

James "Ghost" St. Patrick, a wealthy New York night club owner who has it all, catering for the city's elite and dreaming big, lives a double life as a drug kingpin.

"Power" holds a 70 percent fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The series is going strong now in its fifth season. Entertainment Weekly is definitely on the "Power" bandwagon this season: 

It’s been a long 10 months since the last episode of Starz’s No. 1 show aired, but thankfully, the national nightmare is over. And in honor of the season 5 premiere, we’re introducing a weekly recap of the series called “The Power power rankings,” where after each episode, we’ll decide which Power players have the most, well, power.
FINAL RESULTS
Entertainment
Favorite dynasty TV drama: 'Empire' or 'Power'?
#TeamEmpire
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamPower