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Billy Dukes

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. They live in northeast Wake County with their two dogs, Daisy and Clementine, and their son. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
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Miranda Lambert, Kelly Clarkson to Honor Reba McEntire During American Country Countdown Awards

Reba McEntire will be named the very first Nash Icon during the inaugural American Country Countdown Awards later this month. Kelly Clarkson and Miranda Lambert will team up to pay tribute to the legend before Kix Brooks presents the award.

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Jake Owen: ‘What We Ain’t Got’ Is the Perfect Song at an Imperfect Time

The last two years have humbled Jake Owen. Musically, he's continued to run songs up the country music charts while filling up amphitheaters nationwide. But the birth of his daughter and his father's cancer scare set this once swashbuckling kid from the beach back on his heels.

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Top 40 Country Songs – December 2014

December 2014 will be a good month for women in country music. A number of the top songs are from female artists, including a duo, a female-fronted group and at least two solo artists. But can any overcome the hottest men to nab the No. 1 song on this list of the Top 40 Country Songs of December 2014?

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10 Things We’re Thankful for in 2014

There's been no shortage of controversy in 2014. Bro-country, women on the radio, arrests, pregnancies, songs that call out other artists ... we're thankful for all of the good and the bad this Thanksgiving! From the music, to the tours, to the awards and all of the drama in between, here are the 10 things we're most thankful for this year.

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