Dwight Yoakam

1956 - Today

Dwight Yoakam

Dwight David Yoakam (born October 23, 1956) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and actor, known for his pioneering style of country music. First becoming popular in the mid-1980s, Yoakam has recorded more than twenty albums and compilations, charted more than thirty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and sold more than 30 million records. He has recorded five Billboard No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dwight Yoakam has received more than 3,585,902 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,705th most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 38.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Dwight Yoakam ranks 1,708 out of 2,258Before her are DJ Sammy, Eddie Jobson, Pierre Bastien, Vonda Shepard, Dave Mason, and Jason White. After her are Post Malone, Jason Orange, Adam Jones, Josh Dun, Josh White, and Oscar Dronjak.

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Among people born in 1956, Dwight Yoakam ranks 353Before her are Maxime Verhagen, Evelin Jahl, Anatoly Artsebarsky, Ingvar Ambjørnsen, Nicolas Tiangaye, and Ursula Plassnik. After her are Dorothy Hamill, Yannis Stournaras, Sharon Jones, Álvaro Pino, Marin Alsop, and Eduard Nalbandyan.

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