Which show is better: 'Empire' or 'Power?' | The Tylt

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Which show is better: 'Empire' or 'Power?'
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FOX's mega-hit show "Empire" has returned with its midseason premiere. But nearly two years after the iconic series premiere, "Empire" still draws major similarities to "Power," which debuted in 2014. Both popular shows have primarily Black casts and revolve around families in the pursuit of fortune. Producers on both shows (and even the stars) have feuded over the similarities. Their beef aside, which show is actually better? 📺

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Here's 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.

Here's 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.

Which show is better? 📺

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Even celebrities are torn. Here's a video of celebs being asked to pick between the two.

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"Power" fans are quick to tell you that "Empire" doesn't compare. 

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"Empire" fans love the drama, they love the celebrities on the show, they love the star power, they love the Lyon family and they especially love some Cookie (played by Taraji P. Henson). Sounds like great TV to us.

FINAL RESULTS
Entertainment
Which show is better: 'Empire' or 'Power?'
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamEmpire
#TeamPower