© 1986 Warner Bros.
℗ 1986 Warner Bros.
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Pete Anderson - 6-string bass, guitar
Ed Black - guitar, pedal steel
Jeff Donavan - drums
J.D. Foster - bass, vocals
Glen D. Hardin - piano
Brantley Kearns - fiddle, vocals
Jay Dee Maness - guitar, pedal steel
David Mansfield - mandolin, dobro
Jerry McGee - guitar
Maria McKee - vocals
Stu Perry - drums
Gene Taylor - piano
Robert Wilson - guitar
- Reached #1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums.
"Honky Tonk Man" reached #3 on Billboard's Top Country Singles.
"Guitars, Cadillacs" reached #4 on Billboard's Top Country Singles.
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is Dwight Yoakam’s captivating debut album. Yoakam is a highly acclaimed singer-songwriter, actor and film director, best-known for his pioneering signature sound in country-rock music. He has recorded over twenty albums, been nominated for 21 GRAMMY® Awards (with 2 wins) and sold over twenty-five million albums worldwide. Produced by Pete Anderson, the album is a mix of traditional honky-tonk, red-hot Bakersfield twang and rock n’ roll attitude comprised of a trio of hits which includes a cover of Johnny Horton’s “Honky Tonk Man,” “It Won’t Hurt” and the title track. The sound is reminiscent of Hank Williams, Merle Haggard, Elvis Presley and more. It changed and revitalized country music.
Reviews4 stars out of 5 - "Yoakam mixed a folkie wistfulness with fast-moving honky-tonk drive, pushing country ahead a two-step or two." - Spin