14 Country Stars You Loved In The 90s & The Songs You Know By Heart
By Lauryn Snapp
March 10, 2020
The 90’s were a rich time for country music fans. Country radio was a non-stop rolodex of sing-a-long anthems and the CMT Video Countdown ensured that rural fans would have access to the most current fashion trends in entertainment.
Are you ready to relive this timeless era of hits and fashion?
Get ready to cue up your playlist. These throwback tunes are still perfect for parties!
Alan Jackson, “Chasin’ That Neon Rainbow”
Classic Line: “Livin’ that honky tonk dream.”
Style Inspiration: THAT BLONDE STACHE.
Trisha Yearwood, “She’s In Love With The Boy”
Classic Line: "But Katie's young and man she just don't care. She'd follow Tommy anywhere!"
Style Inspiration: Girl knows a good perm.
Brooks & Dunn, “My Maria”
Classic Line: "She is the sunlight when skies… are… graaaaay!"
Style Inspiration: Vest on vest on vest on vest.
Shania Twain, “Man I Feel Like A Woman”
Classic Line: "Let’s Go Girls.”
Style Inspiration: Check out that perfectly manscaped Fabio-inspired backup band. Oh, and Shania in a lady-tux.
Reba McEntire, “Fancy”
Classic Line: “Momma spent every last penny we had to buy me a dancin’ dress.”
Style Inspiration: Those fiery red locks still set hearts a blaze.
Faith Hill, “Wild One”
Classic Line: “She’s a wild one with an angel’s face.”
Style Inspiration: Faith Hill wearing mom jeans and that’s all the world ever needed.
Tim McGraw, “I like it I Love It”
Classic Line: "I LIKE IT I LOVE IT I WANT SOME MORE OF IT"
Style Inspiration: Tim's red bandana skull cap. We all want that to resurface onstage during their Heart To Heart Tour.
Dixie Chicks, “Cowboy Take Me Away”
Classic Line: “I wanna grow something wild and unruly”
Style Inspiration: Dreamy little pixie cut. A longer version of a pixie cut. A very long version of a pixie cut. All platinum blonde.
Martina McBride, “Independence Day”
Power Line: "Let freedom ring, let the white dove sing. Let the whole world know that today is a day of reckoning!"
Fashion Inspiration: In the 90’s, shirts were often wrinkled because irons hadn’t been invented yet. Thankfully, they came soon after this video was filmed. On a serious note, McBride has the bluest eyes in all the land and she captivated the 90’s with those pretty peepers.
Vince Gill, “One More Chance”
Power Line: “Somebody took my car keys, but she forgot about my ol John Deere.”
Style Inspiration: Have you watched this video? It’s a powerhouse of 90’s elegance and fashion.
Deana Carter, “Strawberry Wine”
Power Line: "My first taste of love whoaaaaaa bittersweet."
Style Inspiration: DID YOU SHAVE YOUR LEGS... FOR THIS?
Garth Brooks, “Shameless”
Power Line: “You know I'm not a man who has ever beenInsecure about the world I've been living inI don't break easy, I have my prideBut if you need to be satisfied”
Fashion Inspiration: Black on black on black with a side of shadows.
Patty Loveless, “I Try To Think About Elvis”
Power Line: "I just can't concentraaaaate, you're all I think about these days."
Fashion Inspiration: Marching band jackets and those straight-cut bangs.
BlackHawk, “Goodbye Says It All”
Power Line: “Just a big red goodbye and lipstick on the wall.”
Fashion Inspiration: Paisley vests and Patriotic prints.