Mariah Carey is Coming to EMPIRE in Season 3

Mariah Carey is coming to FOX’s Empire.

That’s right. The best-selling female recording artist of all time will guest-star and perform on FOX’s hit musical drama when the show returns this Fall.

Carey will play Kitty, a mega-superstar who comes to Empire to collaborate with Jamal Lyon (Jussie Smollett) on an explosive new song. When the duet encounters obstacles, Kitty helps Jamal dig deep to overcome personal difficulties and reach a musical breakthrough.

Carey’s appearance airs Wednesday, Oct. 5 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT).

Carey joins previously announced guest stars Taye Diggs, Sierra McClain, French Montana and and music mogul Birdman, who plays himself.

Empire Returns Wednesday, September 21 on FOX.