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.
Official ‘1883’ Trailer Finds Tim McGraw’s Character at the Center of Bloodshed [Watch]
It takes just 10 seconds for the drama to begin in a new trailer for '1883.'
Carrie Underwood Has Raised the Bar With ‘Reflection: The Las Vegas Residency’
Carrie Underwood began her Reflection residency in Las Vegas this week.
Keith Urban Announces the Speed of Now Tour for 2022
Urban announced more than 50 tour dates for summer and fall 2022.
Scotty McCreery Recalls George Strait Helping Him Clinch ‘American Idol’
“George called me up," McCreery tells Taste of Country.
Luke Combs’ Friend Adam Church Surprised and Grateful to Star in ‘Doin’ This’ Music Video
Until now, Luke Combs' friend Adam Church's Nashville journey has been a series of stops and starts.
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Share an Intimate Moment in a New ‘1883’ Teaser [Watch]
The on-screen couple look to have more than washing off a day's worth of grime on their minds.
Full ‘1883’ Cast Announcement Reveals New Plotlines for Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Series
The full cast and character descriptions offer clues as to what 1883 has in store.
Understanding the 2022 Grammy Nominations: Snubs, Surprises and Statements
Including Eric Church, Walker Hayes and Carly Pearce.
Walker Hayes Repeats a Winning Formula With ‘AA’ [Listen]
All this talk of addiction, insecurities, real life parenting and the grind of daily life — who is this guy all of a sudden?
Cole Swindell + Lainey Wilson’s Smoldering ‘Never Say Never’ Recalls the Best Bad Decisions [Listen]
If you can put a face on the lyrics, they've done their job.
Mickey Guyton’s Son Hospitalized: ‘Please Please Pray’
Taking to Twitter, Guyton asked for prayers on Thursday night (Nov. 18).
Walker Hayes Announces ‘Country Stuff the Album’
Among the songs are collaborations with Jake Owen, Lori McKenna and Carly Pearce.