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.
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Boy Named Banjo will open the 21-date Fire On Wheels Tour.
Where Jimmie Allen Finds Truth on ‘Tulip Drive’ [Interview]
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The couple have been married since 2018.
‘Yellowstone’ Pauses to Support Flood-Ravaged National Park
The show and at least two cast members have spoken up after Yellowstone National Park was forced to evacuate.
Dolly Parton Voted ‘Hot Again’ by Fans in Taste of Country Summer Hot List Awards
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Tyler Hubbard Relishes the Chance to Tell His Story — Taste of Country Nights, On Demand
"I would want them to know that this is my heart and my soul. This is who I am."
Carrie Underwood Named Hot Country Artist of 2022 by Fans During Taste of Country Hot List Awards
With an album and tour on the way for this spring and fall it's easy to see why.
Tracy Lawrence Interviews an Early Musical Hero, Clint Black [Watch]
Fans of classic country music will appreciate the depth of this interview.
Cody Johnson’s ‘Til You Can’t’ Named Hottest Song of the Summer in Taste of Country Hot List Awards
It was an emphatic win for Johnson's No. 1 hit.
Alan Jackson Wins Hottest Summer Tour in 2022 ToC Hot List Awards
His 2022 One More for the Road Tour topped nine other tours to win this Taste of Country Summer Hot List Awards category.
Thompson Square Prove They Have Country in Their Soul [Watch]
This song was clearly meant for them.
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