Dwight Yoakam has been known for his successful career and, of course, for singlehandedly reviving the traditional country forms. This is why he’s been dubbed as the honky-tonk savior. But what’s even more fascinating is how Dwight Yoakam songs continue ...

Kentucky natives Chris Stapleton, Dwight Yoakam, and Tyler Childers are teaming up to come to the aid of Eastern Kentucky communities affected by the deadly flooding that happened in July.  Dubbed as Kentucky Rising, the benefit concert will be held at Rupp ...

In 1988, Dwight Yoakam released “I Sang Dixie” as the second single from his album Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room.  The song became Yoakam’s second No. 1 hit as it ranked atop Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart. Meanwhile, Rolling Stone ...

Country music has long been dominated by duets that have since been the most successful songs to ever hit the radio. For some reason, country fans quickly fall in love listening to talented artists exchanging their beautiful vocals with one ...

While picking Dwight Yoakam songs for this list, we made sure to include a fair share of tunes that showcased his devotion for the past, at the same time presenting an artist who never holds back from showing his edge. ...

Dwight Yoakam and wife Emily Joyce kept their decade-long relationship under wraps until they announced their union last May 2020. Though there were a few hints as the couple has been seen gracing the red carpet of Grammys multiple times ...

Dwight Yoakam performed his love hit song entitled “Second Hand Heart.” Dwight David Yoakam professionally known as Dwight Yoakam is one of the most influential and successful country artists in the present. He is known for his pioneering style of ...

A lot would say that Dwight Yoakam is an underrated country singer. He became popular back in the ’80s when he revived the hillbilly/honky-tonk type of country brand. Back then, a lot of the country artists were leaning towards Urban ...

Turning one genre of music to another is such an incredible thing; as you can prove how great an artist is. It shows that they are able to arrange a certain song into another, completely making us think that the ...

Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame will welcome its new members during its 49 anniversary gala at the Music City Center on October 14, 2019. 6 new members will join the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame this month. The 2019 Inductees ...

A lot would say that Dwight Yoakam is an underrated country singer. He became popular back in the ’80s when he revived the hillbilly/honky-tonk type of country brand. Back then, a lot of the country artists were leaning towards ‘Urban ...

Two years ago, the Country Music Association (CMA) celebrated its 50th annual awards show bringing out the best of the best country artists. The night was all about pure talent, and the show goes back to its real country music ...

In 1950, Lefty Frizzell released his debut smash single “If You’ve Got the Money (I’ve Got the Time)” and its B-side “I Love You A Thousand Ways.” Both songs helped launch the singer to stardom. After that, Frizzell enjoyed massive ...

There is no denying that Dwight Yoakam is one of those few country music artists who has clung to the original roots of country and the traditional honky tonk sound. In the 1980s, as his contemporaries dominated the charts with ...

The King of Strings Joe Maphis | Photo credit: Youtube If going to bars is your thing, then this song would resonate well with you. Why do people go to bars, anyway? The reason varies, but in general, bars are ...

In 2000, Kentucky-born and Ohio-native country music artist Dwight Yoakam released his eleventh studio album called Tomorrow’s Sounds Today. The album contains a total of 14 songs in which 11 are self-written by Dwight Yoakam. One song in particular, “I Want You to ...

Do you know anything about love? Do you know what to do when love finally comes to you? How do you differentiate real love from infatuation? Dwight Yoakam’s “What Do You Know About Love?” questions the meaning of love to ...

Dwight Yoakam’s “If There Was a Way” album cover |Photo Credits: myspace.com About the Song Released in November 1991, “It Only Hurts When I Cry” is one of the songs that defined Dwight Yoakam‘s career in the 1990s, and paved the ...

Dierks Bentley and Dwight Yoakam | Photo credit: zimbio.com It’s been over a week after the 2018 CMA Music Festival’s culmination and the stages that were heated up by various artists may have just subsided. But certainly, the glorious moments in ...

Queen |Photo Credits: amazon.com Song Background “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” is a rockabilly song originally recorded and made famous by British rock band Queen. It was penned by band lead vocalist Freddie Mercury in 1979. The song is included ...

Dwight Yoakam |Photo Credits: allmusic.com Kentucky native Dwight Yoakam is known for being a country music singer-songwriter, at the same time a musician and an actor. In addition, he paved the way to introducing his particular brand of new Honky Tonk ...

Stagecoach 2018 (Screen Shot from Youtube) Epic Performance The Stagecoach Music Festival that took place in Indio, California is known for having A-list artists gracing the stage. During its latest show on April 28, Keith Urban, Dwight Yoakam, and Brothers ...

Hank Locklin | Photo credit: allmusic.com In 1958, country singer-songwriter Hank Locklin penned and recorded the song “Send Me the Pillow You Dream On.” With it, he scored his fifth consecutive Top Ten country hit. The song shortly became a ...