Lovers of suspense, music, and girl power pay attention: The much-anticipated ABC (part of the Disney family) show Nashville premieres tonight at 10pm EST! The drama stars Connie Britton as music icon Rayna Jaymes, whose fading career is threatened by the success of up-and comer Juliette Barnes (Hayden Panettiere). We don’t know who will win out in the battle of the bands, but we do know that young stardom in the music industry is nothing new.
Like Juliette, many of today’s music sensations got their start at a remarkably young age – some were on the charts before they were old enough to vote or even drive! And some have gone on to careers that’ve lasted long enough to earn them the title of “legend.”
After the jump, a look at stars who made it big by 30:
[Photos: via PacificCoastNews, Twitter]
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