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.
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Montgomery Gentry Singer Troy Gentry’s Father Dies
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New Songs on the Radio for August 2017
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Brett Eldredge and His Dog Edgar: Two Celebrities Enjoying Life
"Where's Edgar?" That's typically the first question Brett Eldredge gets from fans, media and pretty much everyone except for his mother.
Michelle Branch Is Getting the Wreckers Back Together
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Rascal Flatts Joining Team Blake on ‘The Voice’
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Luke Bryan Plays It Cool at WE Fest 2017
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5 Blake Shelton Pics That Make Us Go WTF?!
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