Hillbilly Deluxe (Dwight Yoakam album)

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Hillbilly Deluxe
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Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 7, 1987
GenreCountry
Length34:11
LabelReprise
ProducerPete Anderson
Dwight Yoakam chronology
Guitars, Cadillacs, Etc., Etc.
(1986)
Hillbilly Deluxe
(1987)
Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room
(1988)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]

Hillbilly Deluxe is the second album by country music singer-songwriter, Dwight Yoakam. Released in 1987, it was Yoakam's second consecutive #1 album on the Billboard Country Albums chart. Four tracks were released as singles with each becoming Top 10 hits on the Hot Country Singles chart in 1987 and 1988.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Little Ways" (Dwight Yoakam) - 3:18
  2. "Smoke Along the Track" (Alan Rose, Don Helms) - 3:13
  3. "Johnson's Love" (Dwight Yoakam) - 4:25
  4. "Please, Please Baby" (Dwight Yoakam) - 3:36
  5. "Readin', Rightin', Rt. 23" (Dwight Yoakam) - 3:32
  6. "Always Late with Your Kisses" (Lefty Frizzell, Blackie Crawford) - 2:10
  7. "1,000 Miles" (Dwight Yoakam) - 4:10
  8. "Throughout All Time" (Dwight Yoakam) - 3:54
  9. "Little Sister" (Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman) - 3:01
  10. "This Drinkin' Will Kill Me" (Dwight Yoakam) - 2:35

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1
U.S. Billboard 200 55
Canadian Albums Chart 27
RIANZ New Zealand Albums Chart 17
Swedish Albums Chart 33

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions
US Country CAN Country NZ
1987 "Little Sister" 7 3 35
"Little Ways" 8 1
"Please, Please Baby" 6 2
1988 "Always Late with Your Kisses" 9 5
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

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