A Furnace For Your Foe
Season Three, Episode Nine
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Air date: December 14, 2016
Premiere: 7.57 million
The Unkindest Cut
Sound and Fury

A Furnace For Your Foe is the ninth episode of the third season of Empire and the 39th episode overall. It aired on December 14, 2016.

Cookie attempts to help Angelo appeal to the masses and win the mayoral bid, by hosting a free park concert. Meanwhile, the FBI continues to investigate Lucious and freezes all of Empire's assets, which has major repercussions.



Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Major/Highlighted Events

  • Jamal experiences drug withdrawal and gets sent to rehab after finally getting back on stage.
  • Hakeem and Tiana get back together


  • This episode is the fall finale.


Original songs

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