Empire’s Jussie Smollett Named Pepsi’s New Generation Next Artist TheNV November 19, 2015 Did You Know? The year 2015 will most likely be one that actor/singer Jussie Smollett won’t forget. Along with just recently be named one of People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive honorees, the triple threat has also nabbed the title of Pepsi’s New Generation Next Artist. The official announcement was incorporated into Jussie’s character’s, Jamal Lyon, story-line which hit airwaves last night (Nov. 18). http://thenv.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/null_1447945745253.mp4 Jussie signed to Columbia Records to record this first solo album which he is currently in the studio working on. If the songs featured on his hit FOX Network show, Empire, is any indication of the music to come, I can not wait to hear his new album. Share this:ShareTumblrPinterestPrintEmail Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.