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Dwight Yoakam Teams With Jack White to Record Two Classic Tunes

Dwight Yoakam Teams With Jack White to Record Two Classic Tunes

Dwight Yoakam is like a bottle of bourbon from his home state of Kentucky—he just keeps getting better with age. On June 10, the master of honky-tonking, hip-shaking and heartbreaking is giving fans a little something to sip on: two new tunes. Dwight teamed with Jack White at his Third Man Studio in Nashville to…MORE

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Daily Quote

“Dwight Yoakam is an icon. He’s so intelligent. The things he knows about, he knows about. When he’s interested in something, he studies it until he knows everything about it.” —Brandy ClarkMORE

Top 10 Country Albums of 2015

Top 10 Country Albums of 2015

2015 may be in your rearview mirror, but you can still take one last glance back at the top albums, songs and videos of the year as selected by Nash Country Weekly. It’s worth another look, we promise. Uncork the champagne and get the black-eyed peas off of the stovetop. It’s time to celebrate the Top…MORE

Dwight Yoakam’s Honky-Tonkin’ Swagger Delights Sold-Out Ryman Crowd

Dwight Yoakam’s Honky-Tonkin’ Swagger Delights Sold-Out Ryman Crowd

Cloaked in denim and capped in a low-tilted Stetson, Dwight Yoakam took his howling, honky-tonkin’, hip-shaking talents to Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium last night (Sept. 3) for the first of his back-to-back sold-out performances. And he did not disappoint. Playing more than 30 selections from his vast catalogue, Dwight mowed through his two-plus-hour performance, changing guitars after nearly every…MORE

Dwight Yoakam: The Mad Hatter

Dwight Yoakam: The Mad Hatter

Originally published in the April 13, 2015 issue of Country Weekly magazine. Today, Dwight Yoakam is an acclaimed singer, songwriter, musician and actor. He’s a man of many hats, so to speak, wearing each one in his own pronounced way. But 29 years ago in April 1986 at Hollywood’s famed Roxy Theatre during the major-label…MORE

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ACM Awards

ACM Awards

The Academy of Country Music announced that the 55th ACM Awards will air live on Sept. 16 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS. photo by AFF-USA.com