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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Baby girl looks right at home!
Maren Morris Named ACM Female Artist of the Year for a Second Straight Year
The win was her second in the category.
Paula Abdul Stepping in for Luke Bryan on ‘American Idol’
The pop singer and OG AI judge will replace Luke Bryan, who is out after a positive COVID-19 test.
Gabby Barrett Named 2021 ACM New Female Artist of the Year
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You'll just want to hold her.
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This most recent surgery is called a distraction.
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Country music stars often appeared on the animated program.
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.
Maren Morris Reveals John Mayer Collaboration at the 2021 Grammy Awards
Other country performers at the 2021 Grammy Awards include Miranda Lambert, Mickey Guyton and Brandi Carlile.
Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd Coo Over Baby Hayes’ Gap Teeth
The couple's baby boy is hitting all the milestones right now.
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"Can you say, 'I'm a pretty girl'?" he asks.