This Sunday marks the 50th Academy of Country Music Awards, with performances slated for Garth Brooks, Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton and more. Before the ceremony, top country stars will walk the red carpet, wearing glam dresses and dapper suits with just a touch of country flair — whether cowboy boots or hats, or oversize, engraved belt buckles.
Quite tragically, the country-glam fashions of today aren’t nearly as dramatic as they used to be. For example: You just don’t see shoulder pads anymore. Here are some looks from the 1990 ACMs that we desperately hope make a comeback.