Raquel should be ecstatic after finally securing financing for her project, but finds herself questioning her methods of making it happen. Connor continues his downward spiral and ends up at an all time low. Tariq brings Abby to the studio to lay down some vocals, which scores points for him, but Kaldrick is worried Abby might know too much and threatens her to ensure her silence. Meanwhile, Nick still isn't having any luck on stage, finally begins to see his love life heat up. Finally, when Alicia's sexy acting debut goes over better than expected, she becomes hopeful that it may open new doors for her dancing career.