Singer Dwight Yoakam

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on January 1, 2008

Q Is Dwight Yoakam still performing? They never play his songs on country stations anymore.
—Vickie Reintjes, Attica, Mich.

Singer-actor Yoakam, who put 17 Top 10 singles on country radio, continues to record and perform. His latest CD honors his idol, the late Buck Owens. Dwight Sings Buck showcases Yoakam's reinterpretations of 15 Owens classics, including "Together Again," "Act Naturally" and "Cryin' Time." The new CD was released Oct. 23, the day Yoakam turned 51.