Billy Dukes is a Senior Editor and Executive Producer at Taste of Country, where he has over 11,000 articles to his name. His media background includes jobs as music director at WQDR 94.7 in Raleigh, N.C.; writer for Recoil Magazine, a monthly out of Grand Rapids, Mich.; and writer for the Kalamazoo Gazette in Kalamazoo, Mich. The Western Michigan University graduate followed a girl to Raleigh in 2006 and wisely married her one year later. In 2014, they moved to Nashville, where they now live with their three sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and home renovation.
Gabby Barrett Named 2021 ACM New Female Artist of the Year
The five nominees were Ingrid Andress, Tenille Arts, Gabby Barrett, Mickey Guyton and Caylee Hammack.
Remember When Clint Black Tried Stand-Up Comedy?
It was something he felt naturally suited to.
Eric Church on Running a Live Tour: ‘I Have Become an Amateur Epidemiologist’
Is he nervous about it? Heck yeah he is.
Luke Combs’ ‘Forever After All’ Is a Study in Contrasts [Listen]
It's easy to take for granted Combs' sincerity as he sings about his true love.
Sam Varga’s ‘Good Word’ Video Is a Poignant Tribute to His Late Grandfather [Exclusive Pre…
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Jason Aldean Joins ‘American Idol’ Singer Caleb Kennedy for ‘Fly Over States’ Duet [Watch]
"Fly Over States" is a No. 1 Aldean single from 2012.
Carrie Underwood’s ‘My Savior’ Knocks Morgan Wallen’s Album Out of No. 1 Spot
It's also the No. 4 album on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart.
Carrie Underwood’s Easter Livestream Raises More Than $100K for Save the Children
The hour-long performance featuring songs from Underwood's new 'My Savior album' is still available on Facebook.
Top 40 Country Songs for April 2021
Luke Combs, Thomas Rhett, Miranda Lambert and Jake Owen are among the stars you can count on to hear all year long.
Taylor Swift Taps Maren Morris for New Version of ‘You All Over Me’ [Listen]
It's the first of six reported From the Vault songs for 'Fearless.'