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.
Top 40 Country Songs for February 2021
It's relative newcomers who come out on top, for a second straight month to begin 2021.
Jason Aldean Has a Man Cave, So Brittany Built a Spa
Honestly, why shouldn't she?
Miranda Lambert Recognizes Her Second Wedding Anniversary With ‘Hitched’ Photo
The singer's picture shows the couple in a candid moment of vulnerability.
Darius Rucker Buys Breakfast for Everyone at Local IHOP
The country singer paid for everyone's meal and left a "very generous" tip for servers.
Parker McCollum’s Love Quest Continues With ‘To Be Loved by You’ [Listen]
If you like a narrative, you can call this Part 2 in his quest for true love and subtitle it "Karma."
Dolly Parton’s Brother, Singer Randy Parton, Has Died
Randy Parton was 67 years old.
Tim McGraw, Tyler Hubbard Bring ‘Undivided’ to President Joe Biden’s Inauguration Event
Tom Hanks hosted a special that also included Justin Timberlake, Jon Bon Jovi and Demi Lovato.
Country Music Tours Scheduled for 2021: Full List
This list of country tours planned for 2021 will be updated frequently.
Garth Brooks to Play President-Elect Joe Biden’s Inauguration
Brooks shared the honor with media on Monday (Jan. 18).
Kip Moore Announces Ryman Auditorium Concert to Celebrate ‘Wild World Deluxe’
The concert will celebrate his new deluxe album.