Trisha Yearwood, Dwight Yoakam Added to Songwriters Hall of Fame Event

Trisha Yearwood and Dwight Yoakam will appear at the Songwriters Hall of Fame induction ceremony and dinner in New York City on June 16. As previously reported, Garth Brooks is one of this year’s inductees, along with John Bettis, Leon Russell, Allen Toussaint and the team of Billy Steinberg and Tom Kelly. Yearwood and Yoakam are among the musicians who will either perform or present during the ceremony, along with Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson, Dominic Chianese, Skylar Grey, Chrissie Hynde, Jimmy Jam, Billy Joel, Bill Medley, Sam Moore and Boz Scaggs.