Billy Dukes is a Senior Editor and Executive Producer at Taste of Country, where he has over 11,000 articles to his name. His media background includes jobs as music director 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 three sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and home renovation.
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Nominees for the 2021 Grammy Awards include a mix of established country hitmakers and newcomers.
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Blake Shelton, Kane Brown and Maren Morris also won AMAs.
2020 CMA Awards Performances: Full List
More than 20 artists performed. What was your favorite moment?
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See the Top 40 Country Songs for November 2020
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Luke Combs’ Anonymity Brings Him a Lot of Amusement
Even when he tries to bring attention to himself people dust him off.
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The pop singer and 'The Voice' coach showed off her new ring in a picture.