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.
Elvie Shane’s ‘Boy’ Is Soaking Up the Benefits of the Chart-Topping Song
He's also not shy about asking for his share.
Luke Bryan to Host the 2021 CMA Awards Solo
It's been a long time since the show had just one host.
Gwen Stefani Reveals New Videos From the Day Blake Shelton Proposed
The country singer dropped to bended knee on Oct. 17, 2020, and there were multiple witnesses.
Zac Brown Explains the Cover of Band’s ‘The Comeback’ Album
Unlocking the easter eggs within the new Zac Brown Band album cover.
Alan Jackson Proves He’s Still Got a Few Surprises Left Onstage in Nashville
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Gary LeVox Says Rascal Flatts’ Joe Don Rooney Quit the Band
He says Rooney's announcement came out of nowhere.
Reba McEntire Doesn’t Sound Too Upset About Losing Her CMA Awards Hosting Job
She sounds like a woman ready to find her next live television gig!
Luke Combs Drops a Smoking-Hot Unreleased Love Song, ‘The Kind of Love We Make’ [Listen]
"Let's get some candles burning and some records turning / All the lights down low, take it nice and slow," he sings at the chorus of "The Kind of Love We Make."
Jimmy Fallon Joins Chris Stapleton’s Band for ‘You Should Probably Leave’ on ‘The Tonight …
Watch as Jimmy Fallon plays a more than capable support to the country singer.
Faith Hill Proves Tim McGraw Has Nothing to Worry About in Anniversary Post
Viewers see a Jeep, a pair of boots and a pair of ripped jeans, but it's still the sweetest thing.
Blake Shelton Is Releasing His Wedding Day Song for Gwen Stefani
Shelton performed the song as his vows when the couple married last July.
Hardy Speaks Up About the Country Music Association’s Morgan Wallen Decision
"I think it sucks," he says.