Yoakam has been popular since the 1980s. He has 12 gold albums and nine platinum or multi-platinum albums, including the triple-platinum This Time. Five of those albums have topped Billboard's Country Albums charts with another 14 landing in the Top 10. More than 30 singles have charted, with 22 going Top 20, including the hits Honky Tonk Man, Please, Please Baby, Little Ways, I Sang Dixie, It Only Hurts When I Cry, Fast as You, and A Thousand Miles from Nowhere. He is a 21 time nominated, multiple Grammy Award winner. Some of his songs include My Heart Skips a Beat, Foolin' Around, I Don't Care, and Cryin' Time.