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.
Alex Miller From ‘American Idol’ Honors the Legends With ‘I’m Over You So Get Over Me’ [Li…
This song finds Miller doubling down on traditional country music, again.
Jason Aldean Performing Twice on ‘American Idol’ Monday Night
Jewel will also take the stage.
Carrie Underwood’s Easter Livestream Raises More Than $100K for Save the Children
The hour-long performance featuring songs from Underwood's new 'My Savior album' is still available on Facebook.
The Secret History of Why Barbara Mandrell Seemingly Vanished
It's been nearly 25 years since she disappeared. Why?
Joey Feek’s Father, Jack Martin, Has Died
"On Sunday, my wife Joey got to see her daddy for the first time in five years," he says.
The Secret to Tim McGraw and Faith Hill’s Early Romance? Grandma’s Dumplings!
Tim pushed all the right buttons.
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The new song begins with a driving acoustic shuffle and Lynn telling her story, as she does at her best.
‘King of the Hill’ Could Get a Revival With Older Characters
Country music stars often appeared on the animated program.
Matt Stell Is Drawn to Defiance in Life and Art
The "That Ain't Me No More" singer tells Taste of Country he's defiant by nature, but not lately.
Gwen Stefani Is Falling in Love With the Country Music Writing Community
Gwen Stefani isn't afraid to say it: She has no business in country music.