TV Episodes The Best Episodes of Nashville  

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There are so many good episodes of Nashville, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "I'll Fly Away" the best, or is "If Tomorrow Never Comes" your favorite episode of Nashville? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Nashville are, let's rank every Nashville episode from best to worst.

A musical drama, Nashville premiered on ABC on October 10, 2012. The series' premise centered on the crossed paths of two country music stars: superstar Rayna James (Connie Britton), who was in the second half of her career, and Juliette Barnes (Hayden Panettiere), a pop-country star on the rise. In addition to Britton and Panettiere, Clare Bowen, Eric Close, Charles Esten, and Jonathan Jackson were also part of the original Nashville cast. After four seasons on ABC, Nashville was officially canceled, only to be picked up for additional seasons by CMT. Britton left the show after season 5.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Nashville, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Nashvilleepisode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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Fire and Rain is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 11: Juliette helps Maddie through her wave of popularity.

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The Wayfaring Stranger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 1: News about Juliette sets off a shockwave of emotions.

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Is The Better Part Over is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 3 Episode 21: Juliette is back on top following her performance high above Highway 65.

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Please Help Me, I'm Fallin... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 6: Juliette has a fistfight with an aggressive fan.

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If Tomorrow Never Comes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 9: Rayna scrambles to write one more song for the album.

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How Can I Help You Say Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 3: A second aneurysm leaves Beverly brain dead.

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I'll Fly Away is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 10: A legal dispute threatens to break apart the family.

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Till the Pain Outwears the Sha... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 2: Juliette struggles with postpartum depression.

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Can't Get Used to Losing Y... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 7: Rayna worries about Deacon's business venture.

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Forever and for Always is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 11: Deacon and Rayna are ambushed by paparazzi.

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Back In Baby’s Arms is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 2: Rayna approaches Deacon about making a concept album.

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Maybe You'll Appreciate Me... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 21: Juliette publicly addresses Jeff Fordham's death.

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Before You Go Make Sure You Kn... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 3 Episode 22: In the season finale, Juliette is laser-focused on finishing her album.

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We've Got Nothing But Love... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 10: "Good Morning America" comes to Nashville.

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Nobody Knows But Me is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 3 Episode 18: Christina Aguilera guest stars as Jade St. John.

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Ghost in This House is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 17: Scarlett confronts Mackenzie Rhodes face-to-face.

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Stand Beside Me is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 8: Rayna and Deacon take precautions against Hockney.

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The Storm Has Just Begun is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 3 Episode 19: It's the evening of the "Note by Note" Gala and Deacon receives a call.

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The Slender Threads That Bind ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 4: Juliette's turmoil could become tabloid fodder.

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Baby Come Home is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 17: Rayna and Deacon are desperate to bring Maddie home.

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Reasons to Quit is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 22: Maddie and Juliette's conflict comes to a head.

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I'll Never Get Out of This... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 1 Episode 21: Juliette finds a letter from her mother; Deacon confronts Rayna about a secret; Brad Paisley performs with Rayna and Deacon; Gunnar tries to win Scarlett's heart back.

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Didn't Expect It to Go Dow... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 16: Maddie runs away from home.

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Stop the World (And Let Me Off... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 4 Episode 5: Rayna's hands are full.

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Farther On is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Nashville
Season 5 Episode 21: Avery and Gunnar embrace life on the road.