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.
Jason + Brittany Aldean’s New Home Features These Funky Chairs
After sharing a video of the new NSFW doormat, Brittany Aldean took to Instagram Stories to show off a few of her favorite parts of their Nashville home.
Luke Combs Says ‘Joe’ Was Inspired by Family, Written for Fans Struggling With Sobriety
It may be a small percentage of his audience that chooses sobriety, but that's who the singer had in mind as he finished "Joe."
‘1923’ Episode 8 Preview: Which Dutton Bride Is Really Pregnant?
The season finale of '1923' promises even more romance, heartbreak and violence.
Brad Paisley, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy Find Common Ground in ‘Same Here’ [Listen]
Can the Ukrainian president sing?
Lee Brice Says He’s ‘Lost and Buried’ After Death of Friend, Co-Writer Kyle Jacobs
Aside from wife Kellie Pickler, Brice may be the country artist most closely associated with Jacobs, who died at his Nashville home on Feb. 17.
Blake Shelton Shows Off His ‘Mr. Stefani’ Jacket
The singer posed for a photo in his new "Mr. Stefani" jean jacket prior to a show in Sioux Falls, S.D.
‘1923’: Episode 7’s Awkward Ending Explained [Dutton Rules]
As Alex and Spencer are having another dreamy conversation that new lovers tend to have, she hears a man shout her name
Kellie Pickler’s Husband, Songwriter Kyle Jacobs, Dead at 49
The couple have been married for over 10 years and once starred in a reality television show called 'I Love Kellie Pickler.'
‘1923’ Episode 7 Preview: Why Spencer + Alex Won’t Make It Home
Plus, a new character may save the day.
Here’s Why Jordan Davis Almost Didn’t Release ‘Next Thing You Know’ [Interview]
"With this whole next record, I wanted to write songs that were where I'm at with my life and be brutally honest with it."