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.
‘Duck Dynasty’ Stars Jase + Missy Robertson’s Baby Boy Finds a New Home
Earlier this week, they celebrated his first birthday during a party that included "the next family on this path."
Canceled: Taylor Swift Eras Tour On-Sale Date Scrapped Amid Ticketmaster Problems
The cancelation comes after problems with fan pre-sales on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Chase Rice Announces New Album, ‘I Hate Cowboys and All Dogs Go to Hell’
Beyond the significance of the announcement date and the album's cover, the songs on this new album tell his story in a way he couldn't previously.
Dolly Parton Receives $100 Million From Amazon’s Jeff Bezos for Charities of Her Choice
Amazon found Jeff Bezos awarded Parton the Courage and Civility Award, tweeting that she, "leads with her heart."
Watch Toby Keith’s Entire BMI Icon Award Acceptance Speech
Toby Keith's full acceptance includes several stories and lessons for the next generation and is heavy on gratitude.
Brendan McLoughlin Sends Miranda Lambert the Sweetest Birthday Note
"It’s always an honor to be called your husband. You’re the most beautiful person inside and out."
Alabama’s Jeff Cook Dead at 73
The guitarist and vocalist for the Country Music Hall of Fame group died on Monday (Nov. 7) at age 73.
A Shirtless Man Crashed Luke Bryan’s Stage, But There’s More to the Story [Watch]
As he sang "That's My Kind of Night," a shirtless man jumped up to join him.
Miranda Lambert and Her Husband Brendan Recreate the Addams Family for Halloween
The country couple even got the dogs involved!
Jerry Lee Lewis Dead at 87
His death comes days after his induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame.