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Brad Paisley will be sharing network air time with his real-life wife, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, next month.  The country star, who has weathered recent press over his controversial song "Accidental Racist," is heading to ABC's "Nashville." 

According to "Extra," Paisley will play himself on the show's season finale.  He'll perform with Connie Britton's character Rayna James and the character Deacon Claybourne, played by Chip Esten. 

Brad's wife Kimberly plays the mistress of Rayna's estranged husband Teddy, played by Eric Close in the country music-set drama. 

"Nashville's" season finale is scheduled to air May 22nd on ABC. 

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