The 85 Best Country Songs About Love

Dreaming of a country wedding? We've got the songs for you.

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Planning your wedding playlist? If you're a bride with your heart set on country wedding songs, you're in luck—we've got 85 of the best songs to capture the love and magic you feel on your wedding day, complete with the sentimental country twang you love.

Don't worry, if you want to play country music beyond the father-daughter dance or even the first dance, you can totally keep playing country music throughout your reception—from the entrance to the bouquet toss, down to the dance party. You can go the romantic love ballad route with Faith Hill, opt for a Dixie Chicks classic, or play back-to-back Shania Twain. It's all up to you! Whether you're looking for the perfect classic country song or more modern upbeat tunes for late-night partying, this is the ultimate guide.

Check out our mammoth list of 85 country songs to pull on those heartstrings below.

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"The Bones," by Maren Morris

Lyrics of Love: "When the bones are good, the rest don't matter/The paint could peel, the glass could shatter/Let it rain 'cause you and I remain the same/When there ain't a crack in the foundation"

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"Love Someone," by Brett Eldredge

Lyrics of Love: "You put the cool in the breeze/You put the weak here in my knees/You put me right where I'm supposed to be/In your blue-eyed sea/And I wanna sail away"

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"Diamonds or Twine," by Ryan Hurd

Lyrics of Love: "When I look at you now/I see all I ever wanted/You make me wanna hang around/And hold your hand, we're a hundred/You make love feel so real"

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"All of It," by Cole Swindell

Lyrics of Love: "I wanna see you all city light lit up/I wanna see you in a pair of cut-up jeans/I wanna fall for all your magic/Feel all your teardrops drippin' on me"

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"Closer To You," by Carly Pearce

Lyrics of Love: "There's a diamond sky that's waiting for us just outside of town/With the moon hanging for me and you, baby/We can cut the headlights out when there ain't no one else around"

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"Yours," by Russell Dickerson

Lyrics of Love: "I came to life when I first kissed you/The best me has his arms around you/You make me better than I was before/Thank God I'm yours"

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"Knockin' Boots," by Luke Bryan

Lyrics of Love: "Yeah, birds need bees and ice needs whiskey/Boys like me need girls like you to kiss me/'Fishin' in the Dark', needs Nitty Gritty/Under that pale moon"

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"Our World," by Smithfield

Lyrics of Love: "Those were the nights that had no tomorrow/They went on and on and on just like tires on a '95 Bronco/Nobody to slow us down/Baby we were falling too fast"

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"God Gave Me To You," by Blake Shelton

Lyrics of Love: "'Cause God gave me you for the ups and downs/God gave me you for the days of doubt/For when I think I've lost my way/There are no words here left to say, it's true/God gave me you"

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"Bless the Broken Road," by Rascal Flatts

Lyrics of Love: "Others who broke my heart, they were like northern stars/Pointing me on my way into your loving arms/This much I know is true/That God blessed the broken road/That led me straight to you"

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"Making Memories of Us," by Keith Urban

Lyrics of Love: "I'm gonna be here for you baby/I'll be a man of my word/Speak the language in a voice that you have never heard/I wanna sleep with you forever"

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"This Kiss," by Faith Hill

Lyrics of Love: "It's the way you love me/It's a feeling like this/It's centrifugal motion/It's perpetual bliss/It's that pivotal moment/It's impossible/This kiss, this kiss"

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"I Want Crazy," by Hunter Hayes

Lyrics of Love: "I've searched the world and I know now/It ain't right if you ain't lost your mind/Yeah, I don't want easy, I want crazy/Are you with me baby? Let's be crazy"

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"To Make You Feel My Love," by Garth Brooks

Lyrics of Love: "When the evening shadows and the stars appear/And there is no one to dry your tears/I could hold you for a million years/To make you feel my love"

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"Deeper than the Holler," by Randy Travis

Lyrics of Love: "My love is deeper than the holler, stronger than the rivers/Higher than the pine trees growin' tall upon the hill/My love is purer than the snowflakes that fall in late December"

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"Amazed," by Lonestar

Lyrics of Love: "I don't know how you do what you do/I'm so in love with you/It just keeps getting better/I want to spend the rest of my life with you by my side/Forever and ever"

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"It's Your Love," by Tim McGraw featuring Faith Hill

Lyrics of Love: "Better than I was/More than I am/And all of this happened/By taking your hand/And who I am now/Is who I wanted to be/And now that we're together/I'm stronger than ever, I'm happy and free"

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"From This Moment On," by Shania Twain

Lyrics of Love: "From this moment, life has begun/From this moment, you are the one/Right beside you is where I belong/From this moment on/From this moment, I have been blessed"

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"Me and You," by Kenny Chesney

Lyrics of Love: "Ordinary no, really don't think so/Not a love this true/Common destiny/We were meant to be/Me and you"

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"Like Jesus Does," by Eric Church

Lyrics of Love: "I always thought she'd give up on me one day/Wash her hands of me, leave me staring down some runway/But I thank God each night, and twice on Sunday/That she loves me like Jesus does"

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"Cowboys and Angels," by Dustin Lynch

Lyrics of Love: "We ride side by side/A cloud of dust, a ray of light/My touch is her temptation/Her kiss is my salvation/She's sweet, I'm wild, we're dangerous"

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"I Swear," by John Michael Montgomery

Lyrics of Love: "I swear/By the moon and stars in the sky/I'll be there/I swear/Like the shadow that's by your side/I'll be there/For better or worse/Till death do us part"

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"Hey Pretty Girl," by Kip Moore

Lyrics of Love: "Hey pretty girl, won't you look my way?/Love's in the air tonight/You can bet you make this old boys day/Hey pretty girl, won't you look my way?"

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"Whisper My Name," by Randy Travis

Lyrics of Love: "I heard music bring a heart of stone to tears/I heard peace ring like an anthem through the years/And I heard hatred fall from grace/When I heard you whisper my name"

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"Cowboy Take Me Away," by the Dixie Chicks

Lyrics of Love: "I said, cowboy take me away/Fly this girl as high as you can into the wild blue/Set me free, oh, I pray/Closer to heaven above and closer to you/Closer to you"

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"Only You Can Love Me This Way," by Keith Urban

Lyrics of Love: "I know there's a reason/And I know there's a rhyme/We were meant to be together/And that's why/We can roll with the punches/We can stroll hand in hand"

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"Somebody Like You," by Keith Urban

Lyrics of Love: "Sometimes it's hard for me to understand/But you're teaching me to be a better man/I don't want to take this life for granted like I used to do, no"

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"Must Be Doin' Somethin' Right," by Billy Currington

Lyrics of Love: "I just heard you sigh/You leaned into my kiss and closed those deep blue need you eyes/Don't know what I did to earn a love like this, but baby I/Must be doin' something right"

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"Wanted," by Hunter Hayes

Lyrics of Love: "You know I'd fall apart without you/I don't know how you do what you do/'Cause everything that don't make sense about me/Makes sense when I'm with you"

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"Ain't Nothing 'Bout You," by Brooks & Dunn

Lyrics of Love: "Once I thought that love was something I could never do/Never knew that I could feel this much/But this yearning in the deep part of my heart for you/Is more than a reaction to your touch"

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"Lost in This Moment," by Big & Rich

Lyrics of Love: "I am completely consumed/My feeling's so absolute/There's no doubt/Sealing our love with a kiss/Waited my whole life for this/Watching all my dreams come true"

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"Smile," by Uncle Kracker

Lyrics of Love: "You make me smile like the sun/Fall out of bed, sing like a bird/Dizzy in my head, spin like a record/Crazy on a Sunday night/You make me dance like a fool"

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"Sunday Kind of Love," by Reba McEntire

Lyrics of Love: "I want a Sunday kind of love/A love to last, past Saturday night/And I'd like to know it's more than love at first sight/I want a Sunday kind of love"

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"I Need You," by LeAnn Rimes

Lyrics of Love: "I need you like water/Like breath, like rain/I need you like mercy/From heaven's gate/There's a freedom in your arms/That carries me through/I need you"

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"I Cross My Heart," by George Strait

Lyrics of Love: "I cross my heart/And promise to/Give all I've got to give/To make all your dreams come true/In all the world/You'll never find/A love as true as mine"

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"Forever and Ever, Amen," by Randy Travis

Lyrics of Love: "If you wonder how long I'll be faithful/I'll be happy to tell you again/I'm gonna love you forever and ever/Forever and ever, amen"

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"Love Your Love the Most," by Eric Church

Lyrics of Love: "Yes I love good cold beer/And mustard on my fries/I love a good loud honky-tonk/That rocks on Friday nights/And hell yes I love my truck/But I want you to know/Honey I love your love the most"

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"When I Said I Do," by Clint Black featuring Lisa Hartman Black

Lyrics of Love: "When I said I do, I meant that I will/Till the end of all time/Be faithful and true, devoted to you/That's what I had in mind, when I said I do"

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"You're Still the One," by Shania Twain

Lyrics of Love: "You're still the one I run to/The one that I belong to/You're still the one I want for life/You're still the one that I love/The only one I dream of/You're still the one I kiss good night"

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"Stuck Like Glue," by Sugarland

Lyrics of Love: "You give me that look/I'm sorry baby let's make up/You do that thing that makes me laugh/And just like that/There you go making my heart beat again"

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"Suds in the Bucket," by Sara Evans

Lyrics of Love: "Say it was a little past nine/When her prince pulled up/A white pick-up truck/Her folks shoulda seen it comin'/It was only just a matter of time/Plenty old enough/And you can't stop love"

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"You Won't Ever Be Lonely," by Andy Griggs

Lyrics of Love: "For as long as I live/There will always be a place you belong/Here beside me/Heart and soul baby, you only/And I promise you now you won't ever be lonely"

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"My Best Friend," by Tim McGraw

Lyrics of Love: "Oh we just get closer/I fall in love all over/Every time I look at you/I don't know where I'd be/Without you here with me/Life with you makes perfect sense/You're my best friend"

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"I Cross My Heart," by George Strait

Lyrics of Love: "I cross my heart/And promise to/Give all I've got to give/To make all your dreams come true/In all the world/You'll never find/A love as true as mine"

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"Love Can Build a Bridge," by The Judds

Lyrics of Love: "Love can build a bridge/Between your heart and mine/Love can build a bridge/Don't you think it's time?"

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"If I Didn't Have You," by Randy Travis

Lyrics of Love: "Well it changed my thinking/And it changed your name/And neither one of us will ever be the same/And I swear I'm never gonna be untrue/'Cause I wouldn't have nothing/If I didn't have you"

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"I Do," by Jessie James Decker

Lyrics of Love: "I can't believe we're standin' here/What's mine is yours, and yours is mine/I'll love you till the end of time/I wanna spend forever with you/I do, I could see us growin' old and gray"

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"Young Love (Strong Love)," by The Judds

Lyrics of Love: "Young love, strong love, true love/It's a new love/They're gonna make it through the hard times/Walk those lines/yeah these ties will bind/Young love"

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"You Had Me From Hello," by Kenny Chesney

Lyrics of Love: "Well, you had me from 'Hello'/I felt love start to grow the moment I looked into your eyes/You won me, it was over from the start/You completely stole my heart, and now you won't let go"

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"Valentine," by Martina McBride featuring Jim Brickman

Lyrics of Love: "I've dreamed of this a thousand times before/but in my dreams, I couldn't love you more/I will give you my heart/until the end of time/you're all I need, my love, my valentine"

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"I Run to You," by Lady Antebellum

Lyrics of Love: "We run on fumes/Your life and mine/Like the sands of time/Slippin' right on through/And our love's the only truth/That's why I run to you"

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"Breathe," by Faith Hill

Lyrics of Love: "I can feel the magic floating in the air/Being with you gets me that way/I watch the sunlight dance across your face/And I've never been this swept away"

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"My Wish," by Rascal Flatts

Lyrics of Love: "My wish, for you, is that this life becomes all that you want it to/Your dreams stay big, your worries stay small/You never need to carry more than you can hold"

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"All-American Girl," by Carrie Underwood

Lyrics of Love: "Now he's wrapped around her finger/She's the center of his whole world/And his heart belongs to that sweet little beautiful, wonderful, perfect all-American girl"

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"When You Say Nothing at All," by Alison Krauss

Lyrics of Love: "The smile on your face lets me know that you need me/There's a truth in your eyes saying you'll never leave me/A touch of your hand says you'll catch me if ever I fall"

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"She's in Love with the Boy," by Trisha Yearwood

Lyrics of Love: "Her daddy says he ain't worth a lick/When it comes to brains/He got the short end of the stick/But Katie's young and man she just don't care/She'd follow Tommy anywhere/She's in love with the boy"

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"The Way You Love Me," by Faith Hill

Lyrics of Love: "You're the million reasons why/There's love reflecting in my eyes/I love the way you/Love the way you love me/There's nowhere else I'd rather be/to feel the way I feel with your arms around me"

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"Shameless," by Garth Brooks

Lyrics of Love: "It's out of my hands/I'm shameless, shameless as a man can be/You can make a total fool of me/I just wanted you to know/I am shameless"

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"I Loved Her First," by Heartland

Lyrics of Love: "From the first breath she breathed/When she first smiled at me/I knew the love of a father runs deep/And I prayed that she'd find you someday/But it's still hard to give her away"

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"Stealing Cinderella," by Chuck Wicks

Lyrics of Love: "Running through the sprinkler with a big popsicle grin/Dancing with her dad, looking up at him/If he gives me a hard time/I can't blame the fella/I'm the one who's stealing Cinderella"

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"My Little Girl," by Tim McGraw

Lyrics of Love: "You're beautiful baby, from the outside in/Chase your dreams but always know/The road that will lead you home again/Take on this old world but to me/You know you'll always be my little girl"

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"Ready, Set, Don't Go," by Billy Ray Cyrus

Lyrics of Love: "She's at the starting line of the rest of her life/As ready as she's ever been/Got the hunger and the stars in her eyes/The prize is hers to win"

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"Dance With My Daughter," by Jason Blaine

Lyrics of Love: "Stubborn heart, gypsy soul/Tell me where does the time go/Gonna dance with my daughter/Spin her around under the lights/'Cause I'm just a father/Making the most of this moment in time"

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"Butterfly Kisses," by Bob Carlisle

Lyrics of Love: "All the precious time/Like the wind, when the years go by/Precious butterfly/Spread your wings and fly/She'll change her name today/She'll make a promise/And I'll give her away"

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"Daddy," by Abby Anderson

Lyrics of Love: "Cause daddy he loves me just like you do/He treats me like a queen just like you, just like you do/He's my shoulder to cry on, he's my best friend/Oh and daddy, he loves me just like you"

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"Daddy Dance With Me," by Krystal Keith

Lyrics of Love: "Daddy dance with me/I want you to see the woman I've become/Daddy don't let go/I want you to know I'll always need your love/Today I became his wife/But I'll be your baby girl for life"

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"Daddy's Angel," by Tony Carter

Lyrics of Love: "You're my little angel/So baby don't you cry/It's time to spread your wings and fly/If there's one thing this father knows/The hardest part is letting go/But you will still always be/Daddy's little angel"

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"Handprints on the Wall," by Kenny Rogers

Lyrics of Love: "Seems like only yesterday/That you began to crawl/So don't be afraid to take that step/I'll catch you when you fall/I don't mind if you leave behind/A few handprints on the wall"

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"Prayed For You," by Matt Stell

Lyrics of Love: "'Cause every single day, before I knew your name/I couldn't see your face, but I prayed for you/Every heartbreak trail when all hope failed/On the highway to hell, I prayed for you"

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"Makin' Plans," by Miranda Lambert

Lyrics of Love: "'Cause I know you like the back of my hand/Got a heart of gold and a piece of land/I'm your girl and you're my man/And we're making plans"

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"How Forever Feels," by Kenny Chesney

Lyrics of Love: "Done almost everything a boy can do/I've done some livin', yeah I've had fun/But there is one thing that I haven't done/I wanna know how forever feels"

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"Better Life," by Keith Urban

Lyrics of Love: "Someday baby you and I are gonna be the ones/So hold on/We're headed for a better life"

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"Would You Go With Me," by Josh Turner

Lyrics of Love: "If I gave you my hand would you take it/And make me the happiest man in the world/If I told you my heart couldn't beat one more minute without you, girl"

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"Look at Us," by Vince Gill

Lyrics of Love: "Chances are/We'll go down in history/When they want to see/How true love should be/They'll just look at us"

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"All My Life," by Kenny Rogers

Lyrics of Love: "And with the touch of your hand/You took me farther than I've never been/You'll love me like, you've loved me all my life."

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"Til I Loved You," by Restless Heart

Lyrics of Love: "Til I loved you/My heart was an island unto itself/I thought I needed no one/Til I looked into your eyes"

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"You Are," by Jimmy Wayne

Lyrics of Love: "You are my world/All of my dreams/My fantasy, my reality/I love everything you are"

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"Johnny and June," by Heidi Newfield

Lyrics of Love: "I wanna love like Johnny and June/Rings of fire burnin' with you/I wanna walk the line, walk the line/'Till the end of time"

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"Love is a Beautiful Thing," by Phil Vassar

Lyrics of Love: "Throw the rice in the air/Let the church bells ring/Tie the cans to the back of that limousine/Love is a beautiful thing"

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"I Do," by Phil Brandt

Lyrics of Love: "I know the time will disappear/But this love we're building on will always be here/No way that this is sinking sand/On this solid rock we'll stand forever"

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"Love That Will Never Grow Old," by Emmylou Harris

Lyrics of Love: "When you wake up the world may have changed/But trust in me, I'll never falter or fail/Just the smile in your eyes, it can light up the night/And your laughter's like wind in my sails"

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"Love, Me," by Collin Raye

Lyrics of Love: "If you get there before I do, don't give up on me/I'll meet you when my chores are through/I don't know how long I'll be/But I'm not gonna let you down, darling wait and see"

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"Marry Me," by Train and Martina McBride

Lyrics of Love: "Together can never be close enough for me/Feel like I am close enough to you/You wear white and I'll wear out the words I love you"

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"Yes!" by Chad Brock

Lyrics of Love: "She's the one I want for a million reasons/And loving her is just like breathin'/It's easy and it's obvious she was made for me"

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"She Thinks She Needs Me," by Andy Griggs

Lyrics of Love: "She don't know that it's all about her/She don't know I can't live without her/She's my world, she's my everything"

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