Contact Us

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.
Brantley Gilbert
Joshua Timmermans for Taste of Country Music Festival
[

Brantley Gilbert Rowdies Up the Taste of Country Music Festival Crowd [Pictures]

Not many artists can break hearts and stir up trouble quite like Brantley Gilbert. The 'Small Town Throwdown' singer brought his brand of country music to the Taste of Country Music Festival on Friday night, playing 21 songs to over 10,000 screaming fans.

Read More

Jana Kramer
Michael Loccisano, Getty Images
[

Jana Kramer, ‘Love’ – ToC Critic’s Pick [Listen]

Jana Kramer shows the world how to make an extremely personal moment universal in her new song ‘Love.’ The first single from her forthcoming album comes drenched in pain and honey. It burns like whiskey but also leads to something more celebratory.

Read More

Dan and Shay
Billy Dukes for Taste of Country
[

Dan + Shay Name Their Top 3 Crowd Participation Songs

The new single from Dan + Shay is about as catchy as a country song can be, legally. The duo says 'Show You Off' has been a live hit since the first day they performed it. It's a great complement to '19 You + Me,' and they're just as excited about this track from 'Where It All Began.'

Read More

Kip Moore
Michael Loccisano, Getty Images
[

Kip Moore Says ‘Dirt Road’ Explores His Own Questions of Faith

Kip Moore says his new single 'Dirt Road' is the song that should have been released as the first single from his upcoming album. That's not sour grapes, or a jab at his record label. The Georgia-born singer says it was a collective decision to go with 'Young Love,' but in hindsight the new song -- currently nearing the Top 40 -- is more representative of his new studio album.

Read More

David Nail, Zac Brown
David Nail / Larry Busacca, Getty Images
[

David Nail vs. Zac Brown Band – The Showdown

Can David Nail make it three straight wins? The unassuming country boy from Missouri has topped two superstars already in his quest to get his new song 'Kiss You Tonight' to the Showdown Hall of Fame. Today and Thursday he'll face the Zac Brown Band.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://tasteofcountry.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Taste of Country quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Taste of Country quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!