Billy Dukes' music background includes jobs as music director and night DJ 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 two dogs, Daisy and Clementine, and theirs sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
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Watch Dierks Bentley Sing National Anthem Before Stanley Cup Finals Game 4
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What Will Jason Aldean Name His New Baby? It’s So Obvious!
We think we know what Jason Aldean and wife Brittany will name their baby boy. After much research, some analysis of their individual family trees and a study of recent trends, we've decided the little boy's name will be ...
Brantley Gilbert Cheats at Madden NFL and Luke Combs Doesn’t Know
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Brantley Gilbert’s Wife Is Pregnant, and He Says It’s a Miracle
Brantley Gilbert says it almost took a miracle. His wife Amber is three months pregnant with the couple's first child after trying to conceive for nearly two years.
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10 Great Graduation Songs
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Jon Pardi, ‘Heartache on the Dance Floor’ [Listen]
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Remember When Doctors Gave Clay Walker a Death Sentence?
In 1996 a doctor told Clay Walker he'd be in a wheelchair by 2000, and dead by 2004.