Well-known country music producer Tony Brown is facing domestic assault charges following an incident involving his wife at their Belle Meade home.
According to an affidavit obtained by News 2, Brown and his wife argued at their home on September 11.
Brown's wife reported she went into a bedroom and locked the door.
Tony Brown then kicked the door in, pushed and choked her as she tried to escape to another room. He also reportedly threw her cell phone into the pool as she tried to call police.
The arrest warrant was sworn out Thursday. Brown was arrested and posted bond early Friday morning.
Tony Brown has produced music for a who's who of country stars including George Strait, Reba McEntire and Vince Gill.
He also made his mark as a pianist, once playing with Elvis Presley.