Rascal Flatts’ “Changed” Video Stars Nashville‘s Charles Esten

Fans might recognize one of the actors in Rascal Flatts “Changed” video. Charles “Chip” Esten, who plays Deacon on ABC’s Nashville, starred in the clip. The band was able to bring Charles in for the role since he’s a friend of theirs in real life. “I met him before he did the show through a [...] Read More

Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum to Spotlight Nashville

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will open a spotlight exhibit dedicated to ABC’s Nashville on April 5. Nashville: Like a Country Song will feature costumes, props and more from the show and will be featured within the museum’s permanent exhibition on the second floor. It will run through October 31, 2013. Nashville [...] Read More

Hunter Hayes & Little Big Town to Headline Blue Ridge Music Festival

Little Big Town and Hunter Hayes will headline the Blue Ridge Music Festival at Salem Stadium in Salem, Virginia on June 1. Charles Esten, who plays Deacon Claybourne on ABC’s Nashville, Gloriana, Colt Ford, Greg Bates, Will Hoge and The Skip Castro Band will also perform. “We are very pleased to be partnering with Mike [...] Read More

Kip Moore To Appear On ABC’s Nashville

Kip Moore will make his acting debut on ABC’s Nashville on Wednesday, February 27. In the episode, Kip plays himself and attends a surprise birthday party for Deacon, played by Charles Esten. While Kip enjoyed being on set and meeting the actors, he doesn’t believe the show accurately portrays the real Nashville. “Is it exactly [...] Read More

2012 Rewind: No. 9 – ABC’s Nashville Showcases Music City & Country Music

In May, The Hollywood Reporter reported that ABC had picked up the pilot of the music industry drama series Nashville. Largely filmed in Nashville, the primetime show stars Hayden Panettiere as breakout country star Juliette Barnes and Connie Britton as Rayna James, 40-year-old superstar and mother of two who is forced to tour with Juliette [...] Read More