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.
Carrie Underwood Shares Adorable Picture of Baby Isaiah at the Piano
He may be a little young to understand complex musical ideas like key signatures and scales, but Carrie Underwood’s baby boy isn’t too young to try. Isaiah could just be mashing the keys, but who cares? He looks adorable doing it in this pic shared by the “Smoke Break” si…
Dustin Lynch Will Apply Lessons Learned from Luke Bryan to Hell of a Night Tour
Dustin Lynch says when he moved to Nashville he didn’t really have anyone eager to tell him what to do, and what not to do as an plucky, young country singer. That doesn’t mean he’s not open to learning. Luke Bryan recently joined a list of superstars who the “Hell of a N…
Kenny Chesney’s ‘Kiss’ Part of Record-Setting Night in New Jersey [Watch]
Kenny Chesney admits it takes a lot to embarrass him, and the singer isn’t one to usually oblige requests from his female fans for kisses. But in New Jersey on Saturday night (Aug. 15), he couldn’t turn down the young woman he pulled on stage while singing “I Go Back.”
Tim McGraw Brings Wife, Daughter + More on Stage in Nashville [Watch]
Tim McGraw's hometown show became a family affair on Saturday night. Wife Faith Hill joined the "Shotgun Rider" singer on stage, as did his cousin, his daughter Gracie and several country newcomers.
Carrie Underwood Bares Legs in Daisy Dukes During Music Video Shoot
Carrie Underwood is slowly returning to her music career after giving birth in February. The singer filmed a new music video over the weekend, sending jaws to the floor when she stepped out in short shorts.
Reba McEntire, Narvel Blackstock Announce Separation
Reba McEntire and Narvel Blackstock have separated after 26 years of marriage. The country couple have actually been separated for several months, but it’s not clear if they’ve filed for divorce.
Miranda Lambert Enjoys ‘Girls Night’ With Shania Twain
For Parmalee, Summertime Hangouts Revolve Around Good Food + Music
Growing up in eastern North Carolina, the four men of Parmalee learned to mix good music and good eating from a very young age. The stove was always hot, or the grill was always burning when family would gather. And the live music rarely stopped.
Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert Divorce Records Sealed
A former Oklahoma state representative says “there’s some shenanigans going on” with regards to the sealing of Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert’s divorce records. Former Rep. Aaron Stiles says the judge was not following the law when he sealed the couple's reco…