Deacon is Rayna's former lover. He is also a songwriter and lead guitar player.

Deacon Claybourne Quotes

Deacon: You're not my therapist Coleman, you're my sponsor.
Coleman: Same thing.

Deacon: Rayna took her knocks.
Juliette: What? In a mansion in Belle Meade?

Nashville Quotes

You know, it seems to me you need me right now every bit as much as I might need you. You in?

Rayna

Will: Instead of asking him out, I went with insulting his songwriting.
Gunnar: Interesting choice.