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.
Dog the Bounty Hunter Joins the Hunt to Find Brian Laundrie
"I will find him," Chapman says.
Randy Travis Revisited ‘Storms of Life,’ But Did He Like What He Heard?
Some have called it a perfect album. Does Travis agree?
Mickey Guyton Seized the Moment With ‘Remember Her Name’
Critical to creating a timeless country album is speaking one's truth. That’s something Guyton does again and again on this record.
Brett Young Announces Christmas Album With Maddie & Tae, Darius Rucker + More
Chris Tomlin and Sam Fischer will also join Young on his Christmas album.
Patience Is the Key for Cole Swindell on ‘Some Habits’ [Listen]
The singer's easy new love song isn't one he wrote, yet somehow, it's his most personal since "You Should Be Here."
Ashley McBryde Injured in Horseback Riding Accident
The singer is recovering after being treated by EMTs and hospital staff.
Scotty McCreery Scrapped an Entire Album Before Recording ‘Same Truck’
What happens to all those other songs? The Taste of Country Nights team finds out.
Midland’s Mark Wystrach Had to Suffer a Little for ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ Movie Role
"In mid-sentence — I’m spitting out the first word and here comes a jackhammer," he shares.
‘Pioneer Woman’ Ree Drummond Celebrates 25th Wedding Anniversary With Throwback Pictures
'The Pioneer Woman' also reflected on a quarter century of joys, pains, ups and downs.
‘American Idol’ Favorite Alex Miller Signs a Record Deal
His debut single with the label is coming soon.