Cheyenne Frontier Days Dwight Yoakam Tickets
Cheyenne Frontier Days Dwight Yoakam is a concert featuring a phenomenal American country rock superstar from Columbus, Ohio. Dwight Yoakam is a singer, songwriter and guitarist. He is also an actor and a film director who has been active in the world of music since 1984. His music has been released via labels such as Warner Bros. Nashville, Reprise, New West and Audium. He has performed with many other artists, including Buck Owens, and is set to perform at this event for those with Cheyenne Frontier Days Dwight Yoakam tickets in hand.
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Cheyenne Frontier Days Dwight Yoakam
The Cheyenne Frontier Days Dwight Yoakam concert will bring to you an American artist, who is famous for pioneering country music during the eighties and onwards. He has released twenty one fabulous albums to date, with more than thirty of his songs ranking high on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts. His music has sold more than twenty five million copies with five of his albums ranking first on the Billboard charts. One of his albums has been certified triple platinum, with nine more albums certified platinum by the RIAA and twelve albums certified gold. He is also the guest who has appeared the most times on The Tonight Show, in the long history of the show.
Dwight Yoakam was born to a gas station owner and a key–punch operator in Pikeville, Kentucky. He grew up in Columbus, Ohio where he studied at the Northland High School. It was here that he recognized and polished his skills in drama and music, often scoring the main role in plays. He also began singing and playing guitar with several local bands. He was also famous for his impersonations in school such as that of President Richard Nixon. The star of the Cheyenne Frontier Days Dwight Yoakam concert went on to study at the Ohio State University but then moved to Nashville, to become to pursue his passion for music. Nashville at the time was more of an urban cowboy music hub and his unique style of music, hip honky tonk or hillbilly music as he called it was not considered popular. He then moved to Los Angeles where he began writing and recording all his songs, as well as performing at various venues. There he performed often at punk rock and rock clubs and played with such groups as The Blasters and Los Lobos. Playing often to rock audiences, he released an EP and then his debut album, which launched his career. Today, he is a busy artist with many performances on schedule. To attend one of his concert cheap Cheyenne Frontier Days Dwight Yoakam tickets are available.
One of his music videos became the first ever to be played on MTV in country music. His 1990 album, If There Was a Way, became a best seller. By then, legends such as Johnny Cash had dubbed Dwight Yoakam as their favorite country singer, with Chris Isaak praising his songwriting skills and Time Magazine calling him the ‘Renaissance Man’. Vanity Fair praised his music as a unique mix of country and rock. In 2000, he released a new acoustic album and in 2005, released the popular Blame the Vain. In 2007, he released an album, Dwight Sings Buck, in tribute to Buck Owens as well as singing a duet with Michelle Branch. In 2011, he was re-signed onto Warner Bros. Nashville and then released a new album in 2012, which featured collaborations with Ahsley Monroe, Kid Rock and Beck.
Titled 3 Pears, it ranked first on the Americana Radio chart and spent the most weeks on the chart, breaking the record for the most weeks at number one. By the end of the year, the album was ranked as one of the Best Albums of the Year by NPR, American Songwriter, Rolling Stone magazine, AOL’s The Boot, The Village Voice, Entertainment Weekly and Rhapsody. It has been ranked in more Best of 2012 lists than any other country artist, adding to his already massive list of achievements. In the world of movies, he has played acclaimed roles in movies such as Sling Blade, Panic Room, Hollywood Homicide, Crank, Crank 2: High Voltage, King of the Hill, Dirty Girl, Four Christmases and many more. This twenty five million album selling artist and famous actor is one to catch live at this venue via Cheyenne Frontier Days Dwight Yoakam tickets.
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