"Nashville's" singers, songwriters and superstars struggle to reconcile their public and private realities. Some will fight to climb to—or stay on—the top. Some will succumb to their own ambition. And all will learn how to survive in the wake of loss—proving that music may be at the heart of Music City, but drama always reigns.
A torn Rayna must choose not between two men; Juliette, struggling to repair her relationship with Avery, auditions for the leading role of a film biopic.
Rayna pursues new publicity opportunities to promote her album and record label.
Juliette works to hide the secret that could prevent her from getting a movie role.
Rayna invites Sadie Stone for a day on the town in an effort to sign her to Highway 65.
A health scare prompts Juliette to ask Avery if he wants to be a part of the baby's life.
Rayna realizes she may have allowed too much public access into her life.
While at the 48th Annual CMA Awards in Nashville, Rayna finds Luke's prenuptial agreement.
Rayna agrees to broadcast a Christmas special from her home; opportunity to perform at Winterfest.
Rayna feels conflicted about leaving the kids to go back on tour; Sadie runs into an ex.
Rayna's daughters -- and Luke -- don't take the news of the canceled wedding very well.
Rayna brushes off rumors about her and Luke's breakup as she prepares to return to the stage.
Rayna finds out about Jeff's plan to sign Maddie to Edgehill; Luke and Gunnar write revenge songs.
After Rayna reveals Jeff's indiscretions, Edgehill Republic begins to fall apart.
Music special featuring performances by the cast, Reba, and Deana Carter.
Deacon becomes frustrated when Rayna refuses to let him wallow; Scarlett is wary of performing.
Rayna plans a star-studded baby shower for Juliette, but gets distracted by Sadie's legal drama.
Jeff is forced to revisit his past when his ex-fiancée Jade St. John (guest star Christina Aguilera) comes to Nashville on tour.
Christina Aguilera guest stars as Nashville's brightest stars come together at a gala to support Teddy's music education initiative, "Note By Note."
Rayna tries to help Deacon; Jade throws a party at her house that turns into an all-night bash.
Juliette becomes so focused on her album that she puts it ahead of everything else.