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 December 2022
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‘Yellowstone': Cole Hauser, Luke Grimes, Kelsey Asbille Explore Their Characters — Dutton Rules Podcast
It's interesting to see how each approaches his or her character.
Mackenzie Carpenter’s ‘Jesus I’m Jealous’ Cuts Deep [Exclusive Premiere]
The talented vocalist is singing of the kind of despair that hurts down to the bone.
Garth Brooks Reveals Plans to Extend His Las Vegas Residency
Twenty-seven dates weren't enough for his fans to see him at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace.
Morgan Wallen Announces 2023 One Night at a Time World Tour
The One Night at a Time World Tour includes nearly 40 dates in four countries.
Ree Drummond and Her Husband Ladd Reach a Very Sad Milestone
Does anyone else feel real old right now?
Chuck Norris Tributes ‘Walker, Texas Ranger’ Co-Star Clarence Gilyard
Chuck Norris' tribute is warm and personal, and comes with a photo of the two from their time on CBS.
‘The Voice': Morgan Myles Has Overcome Every Obstacle Imaginable to Get Here
Caustic business relationships, family tragedies, stalled record releases and more helped Morgan Myles get to 'The Voice' finals.
David Morris’ ‘Dutton Ranch Freestyle’ Is an Ode to ‘Yellowstone’ and Small-Town Living [Listen]
Yellowstone fans will recognize the Kevin Costner-led show during the song's second to last verse.
Shane Profitt’s ‘How It Oughta Be’ Is a Lesson in Country Hitmaking [Listen]
The Tennessee native's introduction is called "How It Oughta Be" and it should be no surprise that it's flying up radio airplay charts.