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.
Carrie Underwood Shows Off Her Little Cowboys After Ranch Vacation
On Instagram, the country couple are flannelled up while their boys don child-sized cowboy hats.
Brian Kelley Shares the Secrets of His ‘Boat Names’ Mini-Movie
The first song on Brian Kelley's new Sunshine State of Mind album may be the most important.
12 Rarely Seen Photos of Dolly Parton From the 1970s
Including photos with Mick Jagger, Carol Burnett, John Belushi and more.
‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Kay Robertson Hospitalized After Dog Attack
She bent down to kiss her dog and he snapped.
Toby Keith Keeps It ‘Old School’ in New Song Co-Written by Maren Morris [Listen]
Toby says it reminds him of a Steve Miller song.
The 2021 CMT Awards Red Carpet Was Smokin’! [Pictures]
Hot pink is very in for 2021.
Ingrid Andress’ ‘Lady Like’ Is Her Artist Statement [Listen]
It's that honesty that makes the performance so compelling.
Miranda Lambert and Jon Pardi Two-Stepping Is Pure Country Magic [Watch]
Pardi definitely led.
Doug Kiker, ‘American Idol’ Singing Garbage Man, Arrested for Harassment
Kiker appeared during Season 18 of American Idol, in 2020.
When Randy Travis Finds Your TikTok Cover … Alexandra Kay Reveals the Real-World Benefits
"I just sat in silence for like 10 minutes, like ‘Is this for real?’”
How Thomas Rhett and Wife Lauren Akins Announced Each New Baby
Something changes with each picture. Do you see it?
Gary Allan Announces New ‘Ruthless’ Album
The 13 songs represent everything he's worked on since Set You Free in 2013.