For country music lovers, who does not know Dwight Yoakam? This American singer has sung and produced country songs and music more than four decades. He has sold millions of his records. More or less, Dwight Yoakam net worth is estimated around $45 – $48 million which is mostly contributed by his music career.
Born in Kentucky but grew up in Ohio, Dwight has music talent since he was young. By the age of two, he already played his daddy’s guitar. Moreover, by the age of eight, he composed his own songs. He often played guitar with local bands when he was in school. Attending college for a short time, he chose to be dropped out to chase his music career to L.A. There, he did some recordings and turned out into a big success.
So far, he had produced more than twenty albums not including seasonal albums and compilations. Among all of them, his biggest hits are ‘Ain’t That Lonely Yet’, ‘Guitars, Cadillacs’ and many others. Through musical work, he received some prominent awards such as Grammy, Americana Music, GMT Europe, and Academy of Country Music award.
More about Dwight Yoakam Net Worth
In entertainment industry, Dwight is also often being a guest star in The Tonight Show. He appeared in some movies, such as Bandidas, Dirty Girl, Wedding Crashers, Four Christmases, and many others. In spring of 2018, he will launch the exclusive channel named ‘Dwight Yoakam and The Bakersfield Beat’ in SiriusXM channel with other famous musicians. In addition, his appearances in several famous movies, such as The Newton Boys and Sling Blade or TV series like Goliath contribute to his net worth.
The bakery business namely Bakersfield Biscuits contributes as well to Dwight Yoakam net worth. Dwight owns a house in Los Angeles. The Spanish-style house is accompanied by a quite wide ranch. In 24 acres ranch, Dwight maintains eleven horses.