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 their sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
Dolly Parton’s ‘Red Shoes’ Lyrics Tell a Beautiful, Inspiring Story
Dolly sang a new song called "Red Shoes" at the Grammys and provided the feel-good moment of the night.
Runaway June Are Better After Bonding With St. Jude Patient Mikey
Mikey was just learning to walk after being treated for tumors in his eyes.
Brantley Gilbert Experiences St. Jude Differently as a Father
"It's almost like I'm scared of that thought," he says.
Randy Owen Singing ‘Amazing Grace’ With Young Man at St. Jude Is Everything You Need Today
Moments like this were plentiful on this night.
Kane Brown Joins Brooks & Dunn for a ‘Believe’ Reboot [Listen]
This new version featuring Brown stays true to the original, but is a definite reboot.
Stephanie Quayle Cherishes the Mental Healing of St. Jude
You see a lot of smiles at St. Jude, which is something Quayle admits she did not expect.
Hunter Hayes Is So Inspired by the Strength of St. Jude Kids
"The sense of positive spirit is incredible," the "Heartbreak" singer tells Taste of Country.
Brittany Aldean Has a Health Scare After Delivering Baby Navy
She's ready to get home.
Brantley Gilbert and Other Stars Know a Secret About St. Jude
What they learn from kids battling cancer and other life-threatening illnesses is life-changing.
Jake Owen Honored With St. Jude Angels Among Us Award
There's no prize or trophy in Jake Owen's life more special than the St. Jude Angels Among Us Award.
In a Mother’s Words: Why St. Jude and Country Cares Matter
"Everything we read said that we would take our baby home and just wait for his disease to progress — that he would die."
Justin Moore Announces New ‘Late Nights and Longnecks’ Album
Fans can expect 'Late Nights and Longnecks' this spring.