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 their sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
Best of the Grammy Awards 2019? Here Are the Top 5 Moments
The 2019 Grammy Awards were very good to country music.
George Strait Sings of Sins and Secrets in ‘Every Little Honky Tonk Bar’ [Listen]
The country swinger finds the King singing what he knows best.
Who Is Brandi Carlile? 5 Facts About the Grammys’ Breakout Star
Are you wondering what inspired "The Joke"? That's one of five questions answered.
How Lady Gaga Helped Scotty McCreery Win ‘American Idol’
She gave him the right advice, even if it did make him say a prayer afterward.
Grammy Stunner: Kacey Musgraves’ ‘Golden Hour’ Takes Album of the Year
The night's big prize went to a country album for the first time in a decade.
Little Big Town Mix Styles on the 2019 Grammy Red Carpet
As they often do the group walked the red carpet together and mixed styles.
The Grammys and the Internet Struggle With Spelling Kacey Musgraves’ Name
Is it Kacey, Kasey or Casey?
Reba McEntire to Host 2019 ACM Awards
The country legend will return as host of the ACM Awards on April 7.
Dolly Parton’s ‘Red Shoes’ Lyrics Tell a Beautiful, Inspiring Story
Dolly sang a new song called "Red Shoes" at the Grammys and provided the feel-good moment of the night.