Dwight Yoakam Returns To Warner Music Group
July 5, 2011 at 10:51 AM (PT)
Country artist DWIGHT YOAKAM is returning to WARNER MUSIC GROUP after a decade, with his first studio album in seven years. The new collection is set for an early release in 2012, and is expected to be co-produced by YOAKAM and JOE CHICCARELLI.
WARNER MUSIC NASHVILLE Pres./CEO JOHN ESPOSITO said, “DWIGHT YOAKAM is Country music. His voice is immediately recognizable and his artistry is iconic. When I heard his current music, I was blown away. I think that it is some of the best music he has ever done and I’m incredibly proud to have him back at WARNER BROS. RECORDS.”
YOAKAM added, "I'm pleased to be back in partnership with WARNER MUSIC GROUP for the release of my new music. I'm excited about the enthusiasm they've expressed in their desire to once again be the conduit for my songs and recordings as well as the ensuing musical journey that it will take us on."
For more information on DWIGHT, visit www.DwightYoakam.com.