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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. They live in northeast Wake County with their two dogs, Daisy and Clementine, and their son. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
Brett Eldredge
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Brett Eldredge Dishes on Kissing Victoria’s Secret Model in ‘Lose My Mind’ Video

Victoria's Secret model Rachel Hilbert co-stars in Brett Eldredge's just released "Lose My Mind" music video. He admits he was pretty excited when she signed on, but more excited when the steamy kissing scenes proved to be anything but awkward.

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Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton
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Miranda Lambert on Blake Shelton Hosting the ACM Awards: ‘I’m Nervous for Me’

For the fifth year Blake Shelton is co-hosting the ACM Awards, and Miranda Lambert is nervous about it. However, she’s not afraid that her husband will bomb. She’s afraid of what he’ll say about her.

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Alan Jackson
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Remember Alan Jackson’s Not-So-Subtle ACM Awards Protest?

Alan Jackson has made several statements at the CMA Awards, including a performance of ‘Choices’ when he was supposed to sing ‘Pop a Top’ in 1999. However, his 1994 performance of ‘Gone Country’ might be one of the funniest moments in ACM history, and most people probably missed the reason.

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Reba McEntire Behind the Scenes
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Go Behind the Scenes of Reba McEntire’s ‘Love Somebody’ Photo Shoot

Reba McEntire changed outfits more times for her Love Somebody photo shoot than she did when she was hosting the ACM Awards, but each new look was worth it. See what she and her team came up with, and how they came up with it, in this behind the scenes video.

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Reba McEntire Wikipedia
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Reba McEntire Plays ‘Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?’

Reba McEntire’s Wikipedia page is enormous. The singer and actress has 27 studio albums, several movies, a Broadway musical and more personal ups and downs than a woman twice her age. A lot of what’s there, it turns out, isn’t totally true. Thankfully, McEntire was able to straighten things out.

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Little Big Town Dancer Boy
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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!

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Garth Brooks
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Garth Brooks Prepared to Lip Sync at the ACM Awards

Garth Brooks says he may be forced to lip sync his way through his performance at the 2015 ACM Awards on Sunday (April 19) night. The singer is worried that five nights in Portland (wrapping Thursday night) may steal his voice, so he has a backup plan.

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Luke Bryan
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Remember When Luke Bryan Made His Grand Ole Opry Debut?

Eight years ago today (April 6) when Luke Bryan made his Grand Ole Opry debut, the singer was barely married, and barely known to country music fans. His debut single “All My Friends Say” was slowly moving up the charts, and the audience was still packed with friends and family from his hometown of Leesburg, Ga. and beyond. The memory, however, is surely bittersweet for Bryan.

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