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.
Miranda Lambert’s Mutt March Overtakes Downtown Nashville
Miranda Lambert knows she can't adopt all of the dogs, so she organizes events like the MuttNation March, so others can take them home instead.
Jason Aldean Shares What He’s Excited to Teach His First Son
Jason Aldean said he's not opposed to naming his baby boy after a rock legend and shared what he can't wait to do with his first son during an interview prior to the 2017 Taste of Country Festival in Hunter, N.Y.
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Carrie Underwood’s Take on NHL Fights? ‘I’m Good With It’
Carrie Underwood talked about her support of the Nashville Predators and husband Mike Fisher during the first intermission of Monday night's Game 4 in Nashville. She admitted she doesn't mind the fighting.
Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman Celebrate Nashville Predators Win in Style
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Hank Jr. and 5 More Blackballed Country Stars
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Lee Brice and Wife Sara Welcome Baby Girl
Lee Brice and his wife Sara have welcomed a baby girl into the family. Their first daughter was born on Friday morning (June 2). "She's beautiful, happy and healthy," Brice's wife says.
Luke Combs Left Town Like a Hurricane, But He Makes Up for It on New Album
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