Dwight Yoakam

Dwight Yoakam



Dwight David Yoakam (born October 23, 1956) is an American singer-songwriter, musician and actor, known for his pioneering-style of country music. His popularity starting in the mid-1980s, Yoakam has recorded more than twenty albums and compilations, charted more than thirty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and sold more than 25 million records. He has recorded five Billboard #1 albums, twelve gold albums, and nine platinum albums, including the triple-platinum This Time. In addition to his many achievements in the performing arts, he is also the most frequent musical guest in the history of The Tonight Show.[1]



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Photos - Dwight Yoakam601

People Recently Photographed with Dwight Yoakam22

Popular Albums37

Album Appearances & References15

Popular Songs27

Song Appearances & References15


Minor Film Appearances & References2

TV Shows10

Other Film-Related Relationships1

Book References & Influences1

Collaborators & Influencers36


Other Music-Related Relationships6

Awards & Nominations7

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Spotify - Albums & Singles173


Spotify - Appears On12


Spotify - Top Tracks10


Upcoming Concerts38

Fox Theatre Redwood
Redwood City, United States
April 21, 2018
Hanford Fox Theatre
Hanford, United States
April 22, 2018
Crest Theatre
Sacramento, United States
April 26, 2018
Crest Theatre
Sacramento, United States
April 27, 2018
Stagecoach Music Festival
Indio, United States
April 28, 2018
Gilloz Theatre
Springfield, United States
May 3, 2018
Iroquois Amphitheatre
Louisville, United States
May 4, 2018
Honeywell Center
Wabash, United States
May 5, 2018
Missouri Theatre
Columbia, United States
May 7, 2018
Emporia Granada Theatre
Emporia, United States
May 9, 2018
Emporia Granada Theatre
Emporia, United States
May 10, 2018
Winstar Casino
Thackerville, United States
May 11, 2018
Whitewater Amphitheatre
Canyon Lake, United States
May 12, 2018
Orange Beach Event Center
Orange Beach, United States
May 24, 2018
Horseshoe Bossier City – Riverdome
Bossier City, United States
May 25, 2018
Horseshow Tunica
Robinsonville, United States
May 26, 2018
LSD TOUR: Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
Boston, United States
June 12, 2018
LSD TOUR: Beacon Theatre
New York, United States
June 13, 2018
LSD TOUR: Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
Bethel, United States
June 15, 2018
LSD TOUR: Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion
Gilford, United States
June 16, 2018
LSD TOUR: The Theater at MGM National Harbor
Oxon Hill, United States
June 17, 2018
LSD TOUR: Pier Six Pavilion
Baltimore, United States
June 19, 2018
LSD TOUR: PNC Pavilion at Riverbend
Cincinnati, United States
June 20, 2018
LSD TOUR: Starlight Theatre
Kansas City, United States
June 21, 2018
Country Fest 2018
Cadott, United States
June 22, 2018
Vilar Performing Arts Center
Beaver Creek, United States
July 26, 2018
Desert Peak Complex – Tooele County Fairgrounds
Tooele, United States
July 27, 2018
LSD TOUR: The Masonic
San Francisco, United States
August 1, 2018
LSD Tour: Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre
San Diego, United States
August 3, 2018
LSD TOUR: Comerica Theatre
Phoenix, United States
August 4, 2018
LSD TOUR: Red Hat Amphitheater
Raleigh, United States
August 10, 2018
LSD TOUR: Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre
Charlotte, United States
August 11, 2018
LSD TOUR: Ascend Amphitheater
Nashville, United States
August 12, 2018
LSD TOUR: Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Morrison, United States
August 14, 2018
LSD TOUR: Chicago Theatre
Chicago, United States
August 16, 2018
LSD TOUR: Meadow Brook Amphitheatre
Rochester Hills, United States
August 17, 2018
LSD TOUR: The Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park
Indianapolis, United States
August 18, 2018
Packard Music Hall
Warren, United States
October 25, 2018

News Articles7

Dwight Yoakam, Brandy Clark to play Missouri Theater
  –  March 30, 2018
Known for hits such as “Streets of Bakersfield,” “Turn It On, Turn It UP, Turn Me Loose” and “Honky Tonk Man,” Dwight Yoakam will perform with opener Brandy Clark, a singer-songwriter with hits such as “Girl Next Door” and “Hold My Hand ...
Honky tonk man Dwight Yoakam headed to Mayo Civic Center
  –  March 26, 2018
Turn it on, turn it up, Dwight Yoakam is headed to town. The honky tonk singer, whose hits have included “Turn it On, Turn it Up, Turn Me Loose,” will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at Mayo Civic Center‘s Presentation Hall. Yoakam was one of the artists ...
Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle and Dwight Yoakam Announce "LSD Tour"
  –  March 25, 2018
Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle and Dwight Yoakam will share a bill for the very first time this summer, calling it the LSD Tour. And while each singer has had illustrious careers of their own, this tour marks an exciting opportunity for fans to hear overlap ...
Review: Dwight Yoakam turns it on, up and loose at the Jube
  –  March 7, 2018
Yep, Dwight Yoakam’s still got it. The 61-year-old singer-songwriter voice was in perfect pitch Monday at the Jube, the classic soft-seater packed to its wooden gills with generally the best sound in town, though through there was certainly a ...
Country's Versatile Dwight Yoakam At Foxwoods
  –  February 3, 2018
A mix of honky-tonk and proto-rock got blended with hints of Mexican music and country harmonies. Dwight Yoakam — a versatile actor, songwriter and singer, originally from Ohio before heading to southern California — is now the foremost exponent of the ...
Dwight Yoakam coming to Virginia Theatre in March
  –  January 24, 2018
CHAMPAIGN — Singer-songwriter Dwight Yoakam is coming to the Virginia Theatre in March. Yoakam, who has also acted in movies and on television, will perform with guest Brandy Clark at 7:30 p.m. March 28 at the theater, 203 W. Park Ave., C. Tickets range ...
Dwight Yoakam concert tickets on sale Friday for Lubbock show
  –  January 10, 2018
Singer-songwriter, actor and recording act Dwight Yoakam, touring in support of 2016 album “Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars,” will headline a concert of country music at 8 p.m. March 23 at the Municipal Auditorium, 2720 Drive of Champions. Opening acts ...


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