Contact Us

Billy Dukes

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.
Florida Georgia Line
Jason Davis, Getty Images
[

Remember What Florida Georgia Line Almost Called Themselves?

Florida Georgia Line are called overnight successes, but in reality their work together began three years before 'Cruise' hit radio. For a long time Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard struggled with what to call their duo, and the name they stuck with was not their first choice.

Read More

McGraw Interview Part 1
YouTube/TasteofCountryMusic
[

Tim McGraw Explains Why ‘Overrated’ Could Be His Theme Song

Tim McGraw agrees that the first song on his new 'Sundown Heaven Town' album could be his theme song. The banjo-laden track evokes everything he stands for: hard work, overcoming obstacles and struggles and finding time appreciate family and friends. It takes a humble man to call a song called 'Overrated' a theme song, but the 47-year-old father of three was willing to go even further.

Read More

Category: Music News Tags:
Alan Jackson, Toby Keith, Darryl Worley
Rick Diamond, Getty Images
[

Best September 11-Inspired Country Song? [Vote]

Country fans will never forget the 9/11 terrorist attacks. In the weeks and months following the hijacking of four American passenger jets, artists like Alan Jackson, Darryl Worley and Toby Keith penned songs that still endure on radio today. What is your favorite September 11-inspired country song?

Read More

Trisha Yearwood, Kelly Clarkson
Christopher Polk, Getty Images
[

Trisha Yearwood ‘Excited, Nervous … Scared to Death’ About Releasing ‘PrizeFighter’

The last time Trisha Yearwood released new music, President George W. Bush was in office and people were still trying to guess how ABC's 'Lost' would end. A lot -- like a whole lot -- has changed in the industry since, and the star is admittedly nervous about where she'll fit. In many ways, Yearwood sees herself as the fighter in her new single 'PrizeFighter.'

Read More

Category: Music News Tags:
Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood
Ethan Miller, Getty Images
[

Miranda Lambert and More Congratulate Carrie Underwood on Her Pregnancy

One day after Carrie Underwood announced she was pregnant, congratulations have begun pouring in from country music's biggest stars. Miranda Lambert sent her friend and 'Somethin' Bad' costar a public note, posting to social media.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://98country.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 98 COUNTRY quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 98 COUNTRY quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!