She helps Maddie with her songwriting, and sneaks the latter out to play some of her material at a bar. However, Daphne tells Deacon where they are and he rescues Maddie just before she is molested by a man in the crowd.
Her house is where Maddie stays when she runs away from home. She also suggests getting emancipated and after it is granted she accompanies Maddie to New York where she records her song. They meet producer Vince Pierce and after Rayna reveals that he tried to assault her Deacon again saved his daughter before the same could happen to her. He warned Cash to keep away from her and Maddie broke off their friendship.