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. In 2014 they moved to Nashville where they now live with their two dogs, Daisy and Clementine, and theirs sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
Top 10 Miranda Lambert Songs
That several album cuts were considered for this list of the Top 10 Miranda Lambert songs shows how strong of a catalog country's multi-time Female Vocalist of the Year has to count on.
Craig Morgan Cancels July Tour Dates
Craig Morgan has canceled 10 tour dates scheduled for July to allow time to grieve the death of his 19-year-old son, Jerry. Morgan’s next stop will be Aug. 4 in Astoria, Ore.
Body of Craig Morgan’s Son Jerry Found
Search crews have recovered the body of 19-year-old Jerry Greer, the son of country singer Craig Morgan.
Search for Craig Morgan’s Son Still Underway
A community is in mourning after the disappearance of Jerry Greer, the 19-year-old son of Craig Morgan who was involved in a tubing accident on Sunday (July 10).
Keith Urban Celebrates Daughter’s Birthday With Flashback Photo
Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman’s oldest daughter, Sunday Rose, was born on July 7, 2008, and the country superstar took to Facebook to share a throwback photo.
Country Stars Who Have Lost Weight [Pictures]
Country stars are under a lot of pressure to look beautiful at all times, but that's not necessarily why these country stars decided to lose weight. Most just wanted to feel healthier when they woke up each morning, while at least one star's slim figure came as a result of giving up booze …
For Chase Rice, ‘Everybody We Know Does’ Feels Like Home
Chase Rice’s reaction the first time he heard his new single “Everybody We Know Does” isn’t what you’d expect. “I got this song and it sounded horrible," Rice says with typical candor. "Horrible!"
Top 40 Country Songs for July 2016
A country queen and California newcomer take aim at Florida Georgia Line for the title of No. 1 Song of July 2016.
Randy Houser, ‘Chasing Down a Good Time’ [Listen]
Randy Houser brings the beat back with "Chasing Down a Good Time," the third single from his Fired Up album. The kick drum provides the heartbeat for this easy-to-appreciate love song.
Keith Urban Becomes Little Mia’s First Boyfriend in Adorable Moment [Watch]
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ToC Critic’s Pick: Tim McGraw, ‘How I’ll Always Be’ [Listen]
No one makes old sound quite as cool as Tim McGraw on songs like "How I’ll Always Be."
Two ‘Nashville’ Stars Leaving Show Before Season 5
Two stars of Nashville will not make the switch to CMT when season five begins. Multiple media outlets report that negotiations with the rest of the cast are going well however.