Song written by Dwight Yoakam, and recorded by the same for the label Reprise, in Capitol Studios, “A”, “B”, and “C”, Hollywood, CA, was released in October 1988. On February 25, 1989, the song reached number # 1 of the lists in US Hot Country Songs, remained on lists for 21 weeks. On February 20, it would also reach number # 1 on the Canadian RPM Country Tracks lists. It is his second number # 1, and for the moment the last one.
The song was included in Dwight’s third studio album, Buenas Noc
Recorded at Reprise in May 1987, “Little Sister” was released as a single in February 1987. Written by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman, it climbed to #7 on the US Billboard Country charts as single from Dwight’s 1987 album “Hillbilly Deluxe”.
On the original 45 record, it was paired with another great song: The B-Side was “This Drinkin’ Will Kill Me” from the pen of Dwight Yoakam.
"Little Ways" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Dwight Yoakam. It was released in June 1987 as the second single from his album Hillbilly Deluxe in 1987. It peaked at number 8 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart[and reached number 1 on the Canadian RPM country singles chart. This song was reprised by Dwight on his live album, Dwight Live and on the acoustic album dwightyoakamacoustic.net.
"Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy" is a Christmas song co-written and recorded by Buck Owens. After its recording in 1965, the song has been covered by several country music artists, including Garth Brooks, Travis Tritt, and Brad Paisley.
The song was released on November 8, 1965, with "All I Want for Christmas, Dear, Is You" on the B-side.It placed at number 2 on the yearly Christmas singles chart issued by Billboard at the time.
The song is about a child who has sneaked downstairs to catch a gl
Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room is the third album by country singer Dwight Yoakam. The album contains Yoakam's first (and, as of 2017, only) two No. 1 Hot Country Singles singles. The first was "Streets of Bakersfield," a duet with country music veteran Buck Owens, who had originally released a version of the song in 1973. The second was an original composition of Yoakam's titled "I Sang Dixie." A third song on the album, "I Got You, also an original composition, peaked at No. 5. The title son
"Home of the Blues" is a Johnny Cash song about his unpleasant childhood. The song was recorded on July 1, 1957 in Memphis, Tennessee, and was released as a single in August of the same year. It was also included as the eleventh track of his second album Sings the Songs That Made Him Famous. The song was written by Johnny Cash, Lillie McAlpin and Glenn Douglas Tubb and produced by Jack Clement.
"Home of the Blues" was re-recorded by Joaquin Phoenix as part of the 2005 film, Walk the Line.
"Please, Please Baby" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Dwight Yoakam. It was released in November 1987 as the third single from his album Hillbilly Deluxe. It peaked at number 6 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and number 2 on the Canadian RPM country singles chart.This song was reprised by Dwight on his live album, Dwight Live and on the acoustic album dwightyoakamacoustic.net.