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.
‘1923’: Spencer Dutton Actor Brandon Sklenar Blows Up Every Dutton Family Tree
Actor Brandon Sklenar says he doesn't know if he's John Dutton's grandfather, or if that's the role Spencer's nephew Jack Dutton holds.
Top 40 Country Songs for February 2023 [Power Rankings]
See the best songs, the best selling songs and the hottest songs in country music below and click on any link to listen.
36 Facts About the 36 Songs on Morgan Wallen’s ‘One Thing at a Time’ Album
Plus, listen to everything Wallen has released from 'One Thing at a Time' so far.
Kane Brown ‘Very Sick,’ Cancels Additional Tour Date
"Man, when sickness brings you to tears," he tweeted on Sunday. "Like WTF."
Luke Bryan’s Wife Went Hunting With Her Boys, and She Regrets It
"I killed my first duck today. Not sure how to feel about it," she says
Morgan Wallen Announces Massive New ‘One Thing at a Time’ Album
The 36-song album includes several high profile collaborators.
‘1923’: Meet the Real Spencer Dutton [Dutton Rules]
Brandon Sklenar plays the rugged, tortured and toned second son to James Dutton. If you've never heard of him, you can be forgiven.
Kane Brown Plucks a Fan to Sing ‘Thank God’ With Him + the Result Is Stunning! [Watch]
She more than just knew the words.
Miranda Lambert Shows Off Her New Wedding Ring
The couple celebrated four years of marriage in Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
Tyler Hubbard Recalls Sharing ‘Miss My Daddy’ With His Mom
Tyler Hubbard never intended for you to hear "Miss My Daddy," his most personal lyric to date.
Meet Struggle Jennings, the Man Jelly Roll Can’t Stop Talking About
Struggle Jennings is ready to pick up where his grandfather left off.
Song Secrets: Cole Swindell Says ‘Drinkaby’ Lyrics Describe a Heartbreak He Knows Well
The lyrics find a man at a bar trying to drink away heartbreak, a place Swindell says he's been "several times."
Runaway June’s Natalie Stovall Ends 15-Day Hospitalization
On social media, she details frightening medical procedures that resulted in a blood transfusion, NG tube and 13 days without eating.
25 Chris Stapleton Songs That Will Put You Through the Emotional Wringer
These 25 songs are the best of Chris Stapleton's repertoire as an artist.
Kelsea Ballerini and Chase Stokes Share a Nibble in Downtown Nashville
There was some playful dancing, finger interplay and nibbling.
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Shania Twain rocked the Super Bowl halftime way back in 2003.