Patty Loveless Secured a Classic With “Chains”

Just as Patty Loveless was hitting her career stride, one of her biggest hits was about being tied to the past. The catchy single “Chains” climbed to No. 1 in March 1990, ushering in a decade of radio success and exceptional albums.

In retrospect, the music video for “Chains” is kind of odd, with cave dwellers and silent-film footage sprinkled throughout. Nevertheless, the message of persistence and her winning smile still make it worth watching.

Check out Patty Loveless’ classic “Chains.”