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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"Sand in My Boots" is Wallen's first new single since being removed from radio and streaming playlists in February.
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Shelton's tour rehearsal turned into a party!
10 Things You Never Knew About George Strait
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The staunchly patriotic, acoustic statement marvels at a decaying America and swings mighty blows at liberal values.
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Miranda Lambert on Her Next Album: ‘Stay Tuned, It’s Not Far’
It may even include some famous co-writers.
Willie Nelson’s Darkest Days — Secret History of Country Music Podcast
Nothing was more devastating for Willie Nelson than what happened to him 30 years ago this winter.
Caroline Bryan Recreates ‘Full House’ Theme With Luke, Kids and LeClaire Bryan
The whole family appears in this mini-version of the theme from a popular '80s and '90s sitcom.
Laine Hardy Performs ‘Memorize You’ for ‘The Bachelorette’ [Watch]
Hardy performed as Katie and Blake shared a special dance.
Introducing the Radio Texas Live Legends Podcast
Find out how each artist's story began during this weekly podcast.
See the First Pictures From Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani’s Wedding!
Check out her dress and their exquisite wedding cake.
Top 40 Country Songs for July 2021
Who do you think should be No. 1 in July 2021?