Billy Dukes' music background includes jobs as music director and night DJ 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 two dogs, Daisy and Clementine, and theirs sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
2014 CMA Music Festival – The Best From ToC’s Instagram Page
Taste of Country was everywhere during CMA Music Festival, and we had our phones working overtime snapping the best shots of artists, crowds and ... weirdness. There was plenty of each during the four-day country music festival. Here's the best from our Instagram page.
Kelly Clarkson ‘Tired, Swollen and Miserable’ in Final Days of Pregnancy
It’s been awhile since fans heard something about Kelly Clarkson, and the baby girl she’s set to deliver sometime very soon. On Wednesday the singer filled fans in on the latest, and it isn’t all good.
Jason Aldean, Brittany Kerr Walk the 2014 CMT Music Awards Red Carpet
Earlier this year Jason Aldean confirmed that he and former mistress Brittany Kerr were officially dating. On Wednesday night the two stepped out for the first time together at the 2014 CMT Music Awards.
Kenny Chesney Releases Preview of New Song ‘American Kids’
Kenny Chesney fans got the best Monday morning wake up call ever today. The singer dropped a clip of his new single on YouTube, sharing that ‘American Kids’ will be revealed in full on June 20.
Top 40 Country Songs – June 2014
Fans will find a few fresh faces near the top of the Top 40 Country Songs of June 2014 list. Dustin Lynch, Lee Brice and Chris Young all cracked the Top 10, with 'Where It's At' leaping a dozen spots to hit No. 6. The top song goes to a hit that the singer's fans believed in long…
Rascal Flatts’s Gary LeVox Admits He Was More Than Skeptical of Joe Don Rooney
Fans know ‘The Church on Cumberland Road’ was the first song Rascal Flatts ever performed together, and they recently heard lead singer Gary LeVox describe the moment as something God came down from heaven to deliver. A few minutes earlier, that same night, LeVox was threatening to lea…
Rascal Flatts Perform Acoustic Version of ‘Riot’ from ‘Rewind’ Album [Exclusive Video]
Sometimes a band will spend hours, days or even weeks deciding if a song is good enough to make an album. Then there are songs like 'Riot,' a ballad from Rascal Flatts' new 'Rewind' album. The trio talks about the first time they heard the song before performing an intimate,…
Brad Paisley to Release New Album in August
Brad Paisley's next album has a due date. Fans can expect his new album to hit stores on August 26, but that's about all he's sharing at this point.