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.
Report: Rascal Flatts’ Joe Don Rooney Says a Deer Led to DUI Arrest
He said a deer ran in front of his car, causing him to swerve off the road and into a tree line.
Garth Brooks Will Honor Randy Travis With the CMT Artist of a Lifetime Award
Eric Church, Lady A, Morgan Evans, Connie Britton, Michael W. Smith, Misty Copeland and Nelly are the other presenters set to honor the CMT Artists of the Year.
Luke Bryan’s Son Gets Stuck While Trying to ‘Bring Back Memories’ [Watch]
"Just let me enjoy this," Caroline says.
Gary LeVox Says Rascal Flatts’ Joe Don Rooney Quit the Band
He says Rooney's announcement came out of nowhere.
Cody Johnson Calls ‘I Always Wanted To’ the Saddest Song Ever, and He May Be Right
The 34-year-old Texan is known for being an old soul, but not that old.
Justin Timberlake for CMA Awards Host? It’s Not a Crazy Idea
A few candidates seem likely while one singer feels like an exciting long shot.
Reba McEntire Reflects on Being Rescued From a Crumbling Building in Oklahoma
McEntire says she wasn't scared.
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."
Blake Shelton Is Releasing His Wedding Day Song for Gwen Stefani
Shelton performed the song as his vows when the couple married last July.