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The Definitive Ranking Of Every 'Empire' Song (So Far)

Actors Bryshere Gray, Terrence Howard and Trai Byers seen at LA Premiere Of "Empire" at Arclight Cinema Dome on Tuesday, Janu
Actors Bryshere Gray, Terrence Howard and Trai Byers seen at LA Premiere Of "Empire" at Arclight Cinema Dome on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Arnold Turner/Invision/AP)

The hit TV show "Empire" is breaking records left and right, from streaming to viewership to ratings. The show follows the saga of fictional hip-hop record label Empire and the family who runs it.

But the best story to come out of "Empire" is its original music, produced by none other than real-life hip-hop mogul Timbaland. The TV show's creator and executive producer Lee Daniels, of "The Butler" and "Precious" fame, tapped Timbaland to be music director at his kids' urging.

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