Nashville: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Oct 10
2012

Pilot

Rayna learns that her record label wants her to tour as the opening act for newcomer Juliette Barnes, and when she refuses, the stage is set for the ultimate power struggle for…

2 Oct 17
2012

I Can't Help It (If I'm Still in Love With You)

Teddy’s mayoral campaign is moving ahead and Rayna reluctantly endures an investigation that reveals some explosive family secrets. Meanwhile Coleman Carlisle is starting…

3 Oct 24
2012

Someday You'll Call My Name

Rayna immerses herself in her kids’ lives and her husband’s campaign, and is sobered to learn that she and Teddy are facing financial ruin; Juliette offers Deacon a…

4 Oct 31
2012

We Live in Two Different Worlds

Rayna and Teddy’s relationship is tested when Rayna performs with Deacon at Teddy’s campaign fundraiser and a woman from Teddy’s past (Kimberly Williams-Paisl…

5 Nov 07
2012

Move It on Over

Rayna thinks about moving on when Deacon sets boundaries in their relationship; as Juliette struggles with her mother’s addictions, Deacon is reminded of difficult moment…

6 Nov 14
2012

You're Gonna Change (Or I'm Gonna Leave)

Rayna wants to change her sound and seeks out the help of a highly successful music producer, Liam McGuinnis; Juliette goes on a sham date with a squeaky-clean 7

Nov 28
2012

Lovesick Blues

Marshall Evans continues to pressure Rayna and Juliette to collaborate at an event at the Ryman theater, Teddy is forced to reveal the truth to Rayna when Peggy’s despera…

8 Dec 05
2012

Where He Leads Me

Rayna needs to take a look at what’s really important to her after hearing Teddy’s side of the story about Peggy; Juliette feels a sense of belonging with Sean’s family that sh…

9 Jan 09
2013

Be Careful of Stones That You Throw

Rayna and Juliette are locked for their tour. When Rayna suggests taking her girls with her, she finds that Lamar’s not above holding her hostage with some long forgotten…

10 Jan 16
2013

I'm Sorry for You, My Friend

Rayna and Juliette get ready to perform in San Diego in their first arena concert on the same bill. Rayna finds that working without Deacon is too disruptive and makes an inter…

11 Jan 23
2013

You Win Again

Edgehill Records celebrates the success of “Wrong Song” with a lavish party attended by Rayna, Juliette and real-life country stars including Brantley Gilbert and Chris Young (…

12 Feb 06
2013

I've Been Down That Road Before

Rayna begins to settle into the tour when she discovers that Deacon has joined Juliette’s band on the road, and she can’t help but think that maybe the time has com…

13 Feb 13
2013

There'll Be No Teardrops Tonight

Rayna finds comfort in the arms of an old friend after revealing to Daphne and Maddie her plans to divorce. Juliette is invigorated by the response to her new sound and takes s…

14 Feb 27
2013

Dear Brother

Juliette plans a surprise birthday party for Deacon, which is attended by real-life country stars Dan Auerbach, Vince Gill, Pam Tillis, Kate York and Kip Moore. During the cele…

15 Mar 27
2013

When You're Tired of Breaking Other Hearts

Katie Couric guest stars as herself when Rayna appears on the “Katie” show, trying to set the record straight about her marriage and balancing her career with mothe…

16 Apr 03
2013

I Saw the Light

Rayna takes her children and sister with her on tour in NYC, but Rayna doesn’t like the influence Juliette is having on her daughters. Meanwhile Dante…

17 Apr 10
2013

My Heart Would Know

A personal crisis in Nashville causes Rayna to leave the tour in New York City before her sold-out concert with Juliette, but for Juliette, the show must go on. Jolene stakes a…

18 May 01
2013

Take These Chains From My Heart

Liam invites Rayna to run away with him to finish her album, and Deacon is surprised by his own reaction, as well as Stacy’s accusations; Jolene warns Juliette about Dante’s lo…

19 May 08
2013

Why Don't You Love Me

Rayna and Juliette are both nominated for CMA Awards and Edgehill Records hosts a party in their honor. Meanwhile Teddy worries about his relationship…

20 May 15
2013

A Picture From Life's Other Side

Rayna finds an unlikely ally in Lamar when he sides with her against Teddy about the girls. Jolene sees Juliette struggling and tries to find a way to help. Avery and Will, sep…

21 May 22
2013

I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive

A shadow has been cast over country music’s biggest night: Juliette discovers a letter from Jolene revealing her mother’s true feelings; Rayna and Deacon’s fairytale evening at…

About Nashville

Chart-topping Rayna James is a country legend who’s had a career any singer would envy, though lately her popularity is starting to wane. Fans still line up to get her autograph, but she’s not packing the arenas like she used to. Rayna’s record label thinks a concert tour, opening for up-and-comer Juliette Barnes, the young and sexy future of country music, is just what Rayna needs. But scheming Juliette can’t wait to steal Rayna’s spotlight. Sharing a stage with that disrespectful, untalented, little vixen is the last thing Rayna wants to do, which sets up a power struggle for popularity. Could the undiscovered songwriting talent of Scarlett O’Connor be the key to helping Rayna resurrect her career?

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