Dwight Yoakam is celebrating his 63rd birthday today, and what better way to greet and celebrate his birthday but to feature some of his popular songs? Happy birthday Dwight! Photo via Dan’s Papers. Dwight Yoakam Going After his Dream In ...

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 ...

Johnny Horton/ allmusic.com Johnny Horton as a balladeer Honky-tonk music wouldn’t be the same without Johnny Horton. He was the pioneering figure that managed to infuse honky-tonk with an urgent rockabilly underpinning. Aside from this, his saga ballads have also ...

“Honky-Tonk Man” is a song by American country music singer Johnny Horton. Mr. Horton co-wrote the track with two other men. Johnny himself made his own cover of “Honky-Tonk Man”. Released in March 1956, it was his debut single for Columbia records. The said ...