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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. They live in northeast Wake County with their two dogs, Daisy and Clementine, and their son. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
Jennifer Nettles
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Remember Jennifer Nettles’ Other Singing Duo? [Listen]

Sugarland was hardly Jennifer Nettles' first successful musical enterprise. She fronted the Jennifer Nettles Band prior to becoming part of the now-famous group. But before that, she was one-half of a duo that MTV called "the next big band from Athens, Ga." There are some stunning similarities and differences between her current sound and the music she created as part of Soul Miner's Daughter.

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Thompson Square, Dierks Bentley, Jake Owen
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Country’s Romantics: How Nashville’s Leading Men Found Their Valentines

It should be no surprise that many of country music's most romantic singers are pretty smooth off stage, as well. However, the most memorable, real-life love stories are honest and spontaneous. They hinge on tiny details, like the emotion she stirred when she walked on his bus, or the dress she wore when he sang to her on the beach during Spring Break.

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Category: Country
Meghan Linsey
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Meghan Linsey, ‘Counting Stars’ – ToC Critic’s Pick [Listen]

As a solo artist, Meghan Linsey is difficult to label. Her countrified version of OneRepublic’s ‘Counting Stars’ is country like duo the Civil Wars is country. Technically, it’s true. But the song -- and yes, this is an overused phrase -- is like nothing else on country radio.

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Category: Music News
Josh Abbott Band
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Josh Abbott Shares Struggles With Alcohol Abuse, Infidelity During Twitter Confession

In a stunningly honest series of tweets, Josh Abbot Band frontman Josh Abbott revealed he’s cheated on his wife, struggled with alcohol abuse and "lost myself as an accountable human being." Stunned fans responded with words of support and disappointment.

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Kimberly Paisley Williams
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Kimberly Williams-Paisley Recalls Her Struggle With Mother’s Dementia

From the early signs to the diagnosis, to the needed longterm care and all the emotions in between, Brad Paisley’s wife Kimberly Williams-Paisley is sharing her story of learning to love again after her mother Linda was diagnosed with a form of dementia.

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