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.
Bebe Rexha Breaks Taylor Swift’s Country Billboard Record
"Meant to Be" just broke a Billboard Hot Country Songs record, despite less-than-overwhelming response from country radio.
Daryle Singletary’s Final Performance Captured on Video
The 46-year-old closed his final performance with Johnny Paycheck's "Old Violin," and the song's final lyrics are resonating today.
Randy Travis: Daryle Singletary ‘Made Me a Better Artist’
Randy Travis was as essential to Daryle Singletary's success as the Georgia-raised singer's deep, traditional country voice.
Daryle Singletary’s Most Important Songs
Charlie Daniels summarized Daryle Singletary's catalog of country songs best: "You sang country like country should be sung."
Daryle Singletary Dead at 46
The '90s country hitmaker was known for songs like "I Let Her Lie" and "Too Much Fun."
Smithfield’s Long, Platonic Road to ‘Hey Whiskey’
Fans always wonder: Are they dating?
11 Country Singers Who Should Be in the Hall of Fame
Who should and shouldn't be in the Country Music Hall of Fame? The topic is more divisive than bro country.
Country Digs: Check Out These Stunning Celebrity Homes [Photos]
These country celebrity homes prove that when the hits start coming, the price of life goes way up!
8 Times Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Forgot People Were Watching
Okay, we're blushing!
Surprise! Michelle Branch Reveals She’s Pregnant
The pop/country singer shared the news on Instagram, adding that the pregnancy was a surprise.