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.
Blake Shelton, ‘Every Time I Hear That Song’ [Listen]
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When asked if Blake Shelton was a good tutor Thomas Rhett flatly states: "Not really." Perhaps more interesting is that Shelton was called upon to help the young singer with his studies in the first place.
Top 10 Trace Adkins Songs
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Miranda Lambert Announces Tour Rehearsal Benefit Show
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Teen Covers ‘Blue Christmas,’ Sounds Just Like Elvis Presley [Watch]
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Carrie Underwood’s Appearance at Passion 2017 Criticized
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Sam Hunt Engaged to Hannah Lee Fowler!
Sam Hunt is reportedly engaged to longtime, off-and-on girlfriend Hannah Lee Fowler.