In February, Charlie Nagatani joins Steve Wariner on stage and becomes the first, and to date, only Japanese country artist to play Billy Bob’s.
A young SMU graduate named Jack Ingram plays his first of many shows at Billy Bob’s in January.
Ken Mellons performs at Billy Bob’s 15-year anniversary in April.
Country legend Tammy Wynette makes her last Billy Bob’s performance on Aug. 10. She dies two years later on April 6, 1998.