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Dwight Yoakam

Singer
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Net worth 2018: $45 Million
Industry: Singers
Residence: Pikeville, Kentucky, U.S.
Country: United States
BirthDay: 23 October 1956
Sigh: Scorpio
Height: 1.83 m
Education: Ohio State University
BIOGRAPHY

Dwight Yoakam was bornon 23 October 1956 in Pikeville, Kentucky, U.S., American, is Singer. Dwight David Yoakam is a famous American singer, songwriter, actor and musician. As a singer, he has recorded more than twenty-one albums. He has also appeared in several successful films, making a name for himself as a proficient actor as well. Born and raised in Pikeville, Kentucky, in the US, he excelled in singing and drama from an early age. He used to appear in school plays and played music for local garage bands. Undoubtedly one of America's best country singers, he has been nominated for the Grammys multiple times throughout his career out of which he has won two. He won his first Grammy Award for his hit 'Ain't That Lonely Yet,' a single from his fifth studio album 'This Time'. His first significant appearance on the big screen was in the American drama film 'Sling Blade'. The film was not only a commercial success but also won an Oscar. Yoakam received a nomination for the 'Screen Actors Guild Award'. He had also directed, co-written as well as played the lead role in the movie 'South of Heaven, West of Hell'. However the film was a commercial failure. Some of his most recent films include '90 Minutes in Heaven' and 'Logan Lucky'.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2018

$45 Million

TIMELINE
2017

‘Logan Lucky’, a 2017 American heist comedy film, is Yoakam’s most recent work on the big screen

2002

Yoakam played a supporting role in the 2002 American thriller film ‘Panic Room’, which was directed by David Fincher

1996

The movie ‘Sling Blade’, written and directed by Billy Bob Thornton, was a 1996 American drama film in which Yoakam played the lead role

1974

He did his schooling from Northland High School, from where he graduated in 1974

1956

Dwight David Yoakam was born in Pikeville, Kentucky in the US on October 23, 1956

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