The first promo for the series was released in October 2011, during Disney Channel's Make Your Mark: The Ultimate Dance-Off event. Austin's best friend is Dez, who directs and films all of his music videos, and his manager is Trish. Title Original air date Prod. It is play night and Dez and Carrie figure out the bully is Margo. Will Ally conquer her stage fright and perform with Austin? Meanwhile, the psychic tells Trish that she'll meet a black haired well-mannered prince who happens to be a puppy whose name is Prince; Trish falls in love with him.
They choose the marriage assignment and are paired up together and have to create a fake wedding using a fake budget. Austin later explains that he was trying to get the guitar autographed by , much to Ally and Trish's surprise. Meanwhile, Trish and Dez try to win a contest so they can see Zaliens 8 My Brains early. She seeks advice from Dr. With Austin's career gone, he goes with Ally on her first tour, while Trish starts her own management company with a bunch of new clients. In the end, the group gives Demonica a taste of her own medicine. While Ally impresses herself as an amateur tour guide, Austin tries on some movie memorabilia and inadvertently gets his feet stuck in a pair of Dorothy's silver shoes.
Ally meets Austin outside, saying that she doesn't want him to have to choose between her and his career. Ally, Trish, and Dez have to find a way to help him. Trish takes Jimmy Starr's computer while he is being distracted by Dez and talks to a musical agent of the company to see if he can fix the whole mess. Along the way, they find that Shelby is a much better dancer than a violin. When he turns out to be a horrible employee, she hesitates in firing him, fearing it might ruin her chances of him liking her. Their plan backfires when Ally is afraid she'll hurt their feelings and says she loves it.
At Austin's Seattle concert, Austin finally arrives to see Ally and hugs her. Luckily, Jessie comes up with an effective plan to get Austin to perform on time. The group is then forced to figure out a way to end his obsession by letting Dwyane write a song for Austin's telecast performance. Later, Ally shows up at the tour bus and hugs everyone goodbye. Meanwhile, Dez continues trying to fend off Mindy's attention, but falling for something may make that harder. Ally talks to Austin and comforts him and tells him that she lost her stage fright only when Austin was with her. Meanwhile, Austin and Dez find a treasure map on the beach.
When Ally's book gets covered in gum, Trish puts the book into her cart to freeze the gum so they can scrape it off. Meanwhile, Austin and Dez find a treasure map at the beach club and go crazy searching for the treasure with metal detectors. Although Austin is now dating Kira, he suddenly finds himself jealous seeing Ally with Elliot. Unbeknownst to Ally, Austin and his best friend, Dez, accidentally use the song thinking Austin wrote it himself, create a video, and post it on the Internet, after which Austin becomes an Internet sensation. Jessie takes a helicopter to Times Square so Austin will be there on time.
The group must scramble to find a way around Ally's stage fright, but when Dez breaks their brilliant idea, they must try and work things out. Austin is backed into the position of having to choose between his friends and the promise of fame. When Dez is determined to fire her, they discover that she is Jimmy Starr's daughter. After Dez and Carrie put a skunk in Margo's face, Trish gets upset with them for getting back at Margo. Ally's best friend, Trish, pitches in as Austin's manager and Dez continues to direct Austin's music videos.
Now the group must find a way to take him down. Now the group must find a way to keep the journalist impressed while not getting Austin into trouble. Trish decided to keep their relationship a secret to not influence Austin's decision when Trent auditioned for a role as Austin's backup dancer. Ally, Trish, and Dez run into the library to tell Austin who is eating pancakes the librarian made him. Austin fears that if he backs down, Megan will expose him as a total liar. Ally instead stays with her idea of a dance video.
Guest stars: Andy Milder as Lester, Cole Sand as Nelson, Richard Whiten as Jimmy Starr, John O'Brien as Mr. To help him, she tells him to write about something or someone he cares about. Suzy's Soups, a restaurant owned by her former grade school teacher. However, when he has an idea to change the club a bit and Ally doesn't like it, he, Trish, and other children start their own rivaling Glee Club. Dez and Trish arrange for Austin and Ally to perform a song together on The Helen Show, hoping to reunite them.
Later, Ally is making her first album. The group meets Austin's co-star, Brandy Braxton, a very spoiled and crazy actress. Now Ally has to decide whether to give up her dream and stay in Miami and continue being Austin's partner or leave for New York. This was all part of Austin's plan to help Ally overcome her , but it only ends in disaster. Trish hires Benny to replace Rupert in the band.
Meanwhile, Ally tries to put her previous, unpleasant beach-going experiences behind her. Some new release movies become unavailable for downloading for a limited time due to licensing restrictions. Dez then accidentally reveals that Austin secretly met with another songwriter while Ally's career was taking off, which upsets Ally that Austin was thinking of replacing her. This event makes Austin and Ally realize they should not be a couple because they could hurt each other's feelings and ruin their friendship, so they decide to just stay friends. She has a complicated love-hate relationship with Dez. In the end, Austin and Jessie give an unforgettable performance and Dez makes an awesome music video. However, when Ally gets a record deal with Ronnie Ramone, she has to decide whether to go on tour with Austin or stay in Miami and sign with Ronnie's label.