H-towns own Kelly Rowland, playing a mother well I guess it’s only fitting since she recently had a baby, but it’s hard to tell since she lost the baby fat so fast. Kelly will be part of the world of ‘Empire,’ the fall! The 34 year old beauty will appear on the hit Fox series, playing Lucious Lyon’s mother in a flash back. Kelly hook up with writers last month, sparking speculation she could make an appearance. Terrence Howard’s character had a number of flashbacks over the first season, and according to sources, Kelly will be featured in another. Kelly joins Chris Tucker, and Lenny Kravitz in a stellar line up of guest stars which also includes Alicia Keys and Marisa Tomei. Season 2 of ‘Empire,’ premieres September 23rd.