Just Lookin' for a Hit

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Just Lookin' for a Hit
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Greatest hits album by
ReleasedSeptember 20, 1989 (1989-09-20)
GenreCountry
Length34:59
LabelReprise
ProducerPete Anderson
Dwight Yoakam chronology
Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room
(1988)
Just Lookin' for a Hit
(1989)
If There Was a Way
(1990)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic5/5 stars [1]

Just Lookin' for a Hit is the first greatest hits compilation album released by American country music artist Dwight Yoakam. It includes eight singles from his 1980s albums for Reprise Records, as well as two newly recorded cover songs: "Long White Cadillac", originally recorded by The Blasters, and "Sin City", originally recorded by the Flying Burrito Brothers.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Long White Cadillac" (Dave Alvin) – 5:21
  2. "Little Ways" (Yoakam) – 3:21
  3. "Honky Tonk Man" (Johnny Horton, Tillman Franks, Howard Hausey) – 2:47
  4. "I Got You" (Yoakam) – 3:31
  5. "Little Sister" (Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman) – 3:04
  6. "I Sang Dixie" (Yoakam) – 3:50
  7. "Guitars, Cadillacs" (Yoakam) – 3:04
  8. "Sin City" (Gram Parsons, Chris Hillman) – 3:55
  9. "Please, Please Baby" (Yoakam) – 3:35
  10. "Streets of Bakersfield" (Homer Joy) – 2:49

Personnel[edit]

Chart positions[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (1989) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 3
U.S. Billboard 200 68
Canadian Albums Chart 64

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions
US Country CAN Country
1989 "Long White Cadillac" 35 44

References[edit]