No. 92: Billy Dean, ‘If There Hadn’t Been You’ – Top 100 Country Love Songs
Billy Dean's Top 5 hit from 1992 illustrates a man's gratitude for a woman who's changed his life. This one could easily be sung from a female perspective as well. So many songs on this list of the Top 100 Country Love Songs are capable of being performed by man or woman. They're universal.
"If there hadn't been you where would I be / If there hadn't been you here for me / I made it through times I never would've made it through / If there hadn't been you," Dean sings. It's a sweet story that while not heard much in 2012, still resonates.
Listen to Billy Dean, 'If There Hadn't Been You'