Lamar Wyatt is one of the main antagonist in Nashville. Lamar Wyatt is the father of Country Music superstar Rayna James and Tandy Hampton. Lamar and Rayna had an estranged relationship, it also has to do with her pursuing a career in Country Music. Lamar was never supported her career or anything she does. Lamar was born building his multi-billion dollar empire. The man usually steps on anyone get to the top, he used to be Mayor of Nashville. Lamar knew his wife Virginia had an affair with Watty White. A country music singer and she was drawn to him. Virginia was about to leave Lamar and she died on a car crash when she told Lamar she was leaving him. That is when Lamar despised country musicians and never wanted Rayna as a musician.