It’s time for The Final Betrayal! The sixth and last season of Power has gone Live, and the Indian audience is set for a simulcast with the US only on SonyLIV. With the father and son at loggerheads, the curtains would drop on the dual life of St. James Patrick one last time. But did you know he wasn’t the only one in the cast of Power Season 6 who donned two hats?
No, we aren’t giving away any spoilers for the Power Season 6 finale. But the truth is Power indeed stars a host of actors who pose dual identities in real life. Not only are they stupendous performers on camera, but are maverick musicians, not many of us know about. As interesting as it may sound, the series, over the years has featured a slew of big names who are also celebrated artists. .
Here’s how the star cast of Power Season 6 is unified by their common love for music –
1. Curtis James Jackson III, known to the world as 50 Cent, is the executive producer of Power. But the truth is he has also composed the theme song for the series. The track “Big Rich Town” has its own cult following and lends Power much of its credibility. Season 6 has a little reworking of the same from R&B singer Joe’s original, to Trey Songz’s new version for the Finale.
2. Kendrick Lamar Duckworth, known as Kendrick Lamar to the world appears as Laces, a Dominican drug addict in the 5th instalment of the series. But beyond his impressive cameos, he is one of the most skilful and successful hip-hop artists of this generation.
4. La La Anthony, who plays Lakeisha Grant, one of the most intense leads in the series has been a radio DJ, a VH1 host and has also appeared as Kiki in Drake’s video “In My Feelings”.
5. Mary J. Blige is the latest to enter this list in Power 6. Famous for her rendition of the theme song ‘New York’, her musical prowess is as unmatched as her stupendous portrayals on-screen.
Are you set to watch the final season of Power?