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.
Zac Brown Loses His Voice, Cancels Indiana Concert
One night after kicking off the Jekyll + Hyde Tour in Nashville, Zac Brown Band canceled a concert scheduled for Evansville, Ind. The singer lost his voice, forcing them to reschedule the May 2 concert.
Dancing Boy Takes Over Little Big Town Concert [Watch]
Little Big Town brought a cute little boy on stage during a recent concert, and he pretty much took over. The group was singing “Good People” from their Pain Killer album, but everyone was focused on the young man whipping his arms around. Yes, that is the sprinkler he's doing!
Brittany Kerr Shares Wedding Pics Showing Happy Day, Smiling Jason Aldean
Next Tuesday (April 21) will mark one month since Jason Aldean and Brittany Kerr were married in Mexico.
Meghan Linsey Brings Her ‘Girl Crush’ to ‘The Voice’ [Watch]
Meghan Linsey sang Little Big Town's "Girl Crush" during her turn on NBC's The Voice stage on Monday night. During rehearsals Blake Shelton called the song his favorite on the radio right now, and the former Steel Magnolia singer's version didn't damper his enthusi…
Want to Know What the Taste of Country Music Festival Is All About? [Watch]
Watch the first 15 seconds of this Taste of Country Music Festival highlights video to learn what this party in the mountains is all about. Watch the rest because it just looks like so much fun!
Blake Shelton Teases – And We Mean Teases! – In Sexy ‘Sangria’ Video Preview [Exclusive]
Bare chests, pink lacy underwear, a sexy country beat ... that's all fans get to see of Blake Shelton's new "Sangria" music video in this ToC sneak preview. Go ahead, watch it one more time to make sure you didn't miss anything. Okay, twice.
Taste of Country, Townsquare Media Radio Stations Raise $1.4 Million for St. Jude
Millions of country fans learned a new definition of "hero" last week. Taste of Country joined 16 Townsquare Media-owned country radio stations to raise $1.4 million for the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Every dollar raised recalled a name, a face and a story.
Luke Bryan’s Music Is Medicine for Little Girl Fighting Leukemia [Watch]
An entire community is pulling for 2-year-old Lyanna Flynn as she fights leukemia, but her biggest ally may be a country star she's never met.
Shania Twain Announces Rock This Country Tour, Says It’s Her Last
Shania Twain will begin her first major tour in over a decade this spring. The Rock This Country tour kicks off in June and includes 50 dates in the United States and Canada. The soon-to-be 50-year-old says it will be her last tour.
Tim McGraw Announces 2015 Shotgun Rider Tour Dates
Tim McGraw has revealed his summer tour dates. The country superstar will launch the Shotgun Rider Tour in June, with Billy Currington and Chase Bryant on board to open the shows.
Garth Brooks’ Daughter Asks for Help in Finding Stolen Truck
A pickup truck belonging to Garth Brooks’ oldest daughter has been stolen, and she wants help getting it back.