It was a balmy 85 degree evening in Nashville Thursday night (June 7), only made hotter by the extraordinary talent that took the main stage at Nissan Stadium to mark the official kick off of CMA Fest. The evening began with a harmonizing rendition of the national anthem performed by the legendary Oak Ridge Boys, … Read more Jason Aldean, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown and More Kick Off CMA Fest Nightly Concerts With a Bang
Rayna James and Deacon Claybourne may not be the world’s most perfect couple, but sure do make a good case for the prize. Sure, the two have been on-again-off-again for the better part of three (and-a-half) seasons of “Nashville” and definitely off for at least 13 or so years in their pre-show backstory, but what … Read more 8 Times Rayna and Deacon Were the World’s Greatest Couple
One time, I was in the same room as Connie Britton (Rayna James) and I was moved to tears just by the mere sight of her. She was about 100 yards away, but still– I’m a big fan. I’m a big fan of Connie, but also of “Nashville,” at least– I thought I was a … Read more Mega-Fan of “Nashville” Recreates the Show with LEGOS
The most recent “Nashville” episode was one for the ages– the CMA New Artist of the Year shot someone, Kacey Musgraves skipped a baby shower, Juliette threw a giraffe, Deacon’s secret is finally out, Gunnar and Scarlett sang a duet, Luke was kind and considerate, there was no Jeff or Layla, and there was a … Read more The Best Episode of “Nashville” Ever (Ever)
During a Nashville benefit for the African Children’s Choir 30th anniversary, co-stars of ABC’s “Nashville,” Connie Britton and Chip Esten stepped into their Rayna James and Deacon Claybourne roles for a live performance of “The Rivers Between Us.” Nashville you really showed what you’re made of tonight…heart and soul. Thank you to all who came … Read more Connie Britton and Chip Esten Sing Live
Following a highly successful tour in 2014, stars of ABC’s “Nashville” will once again hit the road in an eight-city spring concert tour. Launching on April 29 in New York City, Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Charles Esten, Aubrey Peeples and Lennon & Maisy will take the stage and perform various songs from the hit television … Read more Stars of “Nashville” Heading Out on Concert Tour
The T.J. Martell Foundation, supporting Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS Research, proudly announces appearances by Chip Esten, Emmylou Harris, and Lady Antebellum at the 7th Annual T.J. Martell Honors Gala to be held Monday, March 30th at the Omni Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee. Additional talent will be announced in the coming weeks. The gala is produced … Read more Emmylou Harris and Lady Antebellum Appearing at TJ Martell Honors Gala
We are off and running in Season 3 of “Nashville,” with live performances, punches and marriage proposals. Everyone knows the stars of the show have been singing around town in their off time… but Chip Esten has also become quite the songwriter. Chip and Deana Carter wrote the song “I Know How To Love You … Read more Behind the Scenes of “Nashville”
You may expect Chip Esten, the star on ABC’s hit show “Nashville,” to have a lavish wardrobe when he isn’t playing laid-back Deacon Claybourne. As a comic/actor/musician, you would think it would call for a flashy wardrobe to attend the various events and parties that are required of those living in the spotlight. But it … Read more Where Does Chip Esten Shop?
If you’re lucky you know Chip Esten as Deacon Claybourne on ABC’s Nashville. The actor/comic/musician has been enjoying swoon-worthy status as the romantic interest of a number of lead characters on the show, and consequently the subject of more than a few real-life women’s daydreams since the ABC Nashville premiered in 2012. We can all … Read more You Won’t Believe Where Chip Esten Got Boots!
This summer while we’re taking an unwanted break from “Nashville,” we’ve spent some time scouring the internet for clips of our favorite characters. Mostly it’s just videos of Chip Esten, but we love them all equally. We have a millionaire dollar question for y’all– how in the world did we miss our beloved Deacon on … Read more Chip Esten Was on “Who Wants to be a Millionaire”?