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.
Hank Williams Jr. Returning to ‘Monday Night Football’
Hank Williams Jr.'s Monday Night Football anthem will return in 2017. Once again the country legend will shout "Are you ready for some football?" to open the weekly game, now on ESPN.
Blake Shelton Goes Way Above and Beyond to Cheer Up 7-Year-Old Fan
Daisy Prescott is Blake Shelton's biggest little fan, but when she got the chance to meet him, the 7-year-old panicked.
A Death Threat Taught Jerrod Niemann How to Have Faith During Security Scares
Jerrod Niemann won't be scared away from doing what he loves, even if his own life is at stake.
Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert Being Treated as Terrorist Attack
Twenty-two people were killed and at least 59 injured after an explosion at the end of Ariana Grande's show in Manchester, England, on Monday night (May 22).
Jason Aldean and Wife Brittany Reveal They’re Having a Baby Boy
Jason Aldean and his wife Brittany will have a baby boy later this year. The couple revealed the news during a gender reveal on Instagram Monday night (May 22).
Thomas Rhett’s Daughter Willa Gray Makes Stage Debut in Mississippi [Watch]
Thomas Rhett's 18-month-old daughter, Willa Gray, got her first taste of Daddy's job on Saturday night when the "Craving You" singer brought her on stage in Mississippi.
Keith Urban Sings the National Anthem Before Predators Playoff Game
Keith Urban was next in line for the National Anthem at the Nashville Predators home playoff game. The Australian singer performed the "Star Spangled Banner" on Tuesday night (May 16).
Brantley Gilbert’s Wife Is Pregnant, and He Says It’s a Miracle
Brantley Gilbert says it almost took a miracle. His wife Amber is three months pregnant with the couple's first child after trying to conceive for nearly two years.
Thomas Rhett Introduces Adopted Daughter Willa Gray Akins
She's home! Thomas Rhett and his wife Lauren introduced their adopted daughter to the world on Friday afternoon (May 12). The moment brought an end to what the couple has described as a roller coaster journey.
Jason Aldean and Wife Brittany Kerr Expecting a Baby
Jason Aldean and his wife, Brittany Kerr, are expecting a baby. It's the couple's first child together.
Lauren Alaina, ‘Doin’ Fine’ [Listen]
Lauren Alaina continues to fearlessly tell her story through song with "Doin' Fine," the new single from her Road Less Traveled album.
Dolly Parton and the Time She Nearly Committed Suicide
Dolly Parton's dog kept her from committing suicide, according to a new book of interviews the country music legend has done through the years. While stories of her contemplating suicide are not new, what the book claims led to that day is.