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.
Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood Win ‘Remind Me’ Lawsuit
A lawsuit that claims Brad Paisley and his “Remind Me” co-writers stole an idea when they wrote and recorded the 2011 hit was decided this week. The artists, songwriters and publishers have defeated a copyright claim from singer and songwriter Amy Bowen.
Anderson East Joins Miranda Lambert Onstage in Maine [Watch]
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6 Unforgettable Florida Georgia Line Moments
t started with "Cruise" and continued through three albums and dozens (if not hundreds) of sold-out concerts worldwide.
Getting to Know Earl Dibbles Jr.
Earl Dibbles Jr. is something of a mystery man. He's an enigma. He doesn't do interviews, but Granger Smith has always been willing to discuss his alter ego — but one question stumped him in a recent interview.
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Watch Kelsea Ballerini's new "Peter Pan" video very closely and you could win some of the props used in the making of the music video.
Blake Shelton Speaks Out After Alleged Tweets Land Him in Hot Water
Days after years-old messages resurfaced, Blake Shelton has responded to allegations that he’s been racist, misogynistic and homophobic on Twitter.
No. 15: Dixie Chicks, ‘Goodbye Earl’ – Top Country Songs of the Century
The Dixie Chicks' "Goodbye Earl" is the one of most influential songs of the 21st century.
No. 19: Rascal Flatts, ‘Bless the Broken Road’ – Top Country Songs of the Century
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Album Spotlight: Justin Moore, ‘Kinda Don’t Care’
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