No. 91: LeAnn Rimes, ‘I Need You’ – Top 100 Country Love Songs
This tune from 2000 became a Top 10 country hit, but it secured a place on the Top 100 Country Love Songs list for its reach worldwide. LeAnn Rimes‘ lyrics radiate with warmth while providing inspiration over a melody that is easy to adore. The singer turns in a brilliant vocal performance on a song that became a popular wedding song after its release.
The country version of the song wasn’t released until after the pop version was a hit. Often that spells doom on country radio, but it wasn’t an issue for Rimes. The singer has included this on many greatest hits packages in recent years.
Listen to ‘I Need You’ by LeAnn Rimes