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Why ‘Empire’s’ Jussie Smollett Was Taken with Tokyo

Marc Graser
Japan is far from the soundstages of Chicago where Jussie Smollett films Fox’s musical drama “Empire,” but after getting a brief taste of Tokyo, he already knows he’ll be back.

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Where DNCE Would Have Cake by the Ocean

Robin Bennefield
DNCE’s suggestion to have “Cake by the Ocean” has gone global. (Photo: Meredith Truax)
When you meet DNCE, you totally get how they produced the infectiously fun and slightly off-kilter …