Reba Nell McEntire was born on March 28, 1955. She is an American country singer, a songwriter, a record producer, and an actress. Reba started her career in the music industry while still in high school when she was singing in the Kiowa High School band. She could also sing on local radio stations together with her siblings, on Rodeos.
- 1 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 2 Education, School/College University
- 3 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 4 Married? The affair, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children
- 5 Professional Life and Career
- 6 Awards & Nominations
- 7 Reba McEntire Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 8 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
As stated above, she was born in 1955 in McAlester, Oklahoma, to Jacqueline Smith and Clark Vince McEntire. Reba’s father and grandfather were champion steer ropers. Also, her father was a three-time world champion steer roper. While Reba taught herself how to strum the guitar, she and her siblings learned how to sing and to harmonize from their mother who taught them regularly. This would soon see them form a vocal group which they called Singing McEntries. It comprised of Reba, her younger sister Susie, and brother Pake.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Reba Nell McEntire|
|Age:||65 years old|
|Birth Date:||March 28, 1955|
|Birth Place:||McAlester, Oklahoma|
|Parents:||Jacqueline Smith and Clark Vince McEntire|
|Spouse:||Narvel Blackstock (m. 1989–2015), Charlie Battles (m. 1976–1987)|
|Children:||Shelby Steven McEntire Blackstock|
|Profession:||Singer, film producer, voice acting, songwriter, Record producer, Television producer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$100 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
As seen on the table above, McEntire was born on March 28, 1955. Reba McEntire is 1.7 meters tall and weighs 56 kg. The celebrity is also said to have red hair, a voluptuous figure, sparkling blue eyes, and possess an Oklahoma accent.
Education, School/College University
She attended South-eastern Oklahoma State University with the intention of becoming an elementary school teacher. She graduated from this university in December the 16th 1976
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
She was born to Jacqueline Smith, who was born in 1926, November 6th, and her father was called Clark Vence McEntire, also born on November 30th, 1927, and died in 2014, October the 23rd. Reba’s mother had for long wished to become a country music singer, but this did not happen. Instead, she became a school teacher. Nonetheless, she taught her children how to sing so well.
All her children except their elder sister Alice participated in singing and even came up with a group, Singing McEntries. In the group, Reba wrote all the songs as well as playing all the guitar.
Married? The affair, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children
She married a steer wrestling champion and rancher Charlie Battles in 1976. They owned a ranch in Oklahoma, however in 1987, just when her career started doing well, her marriage broke, and the two divorced. It is then when she moved to Nashville, Tennessee, and focused more on her music career.
Two years down the line, she wed her manager, Narvel Blackstock. The manager already had three children from his former marriage. In 1990 the couple gave birth to a son Shelby McEntire Blackstock. They stayed for 26 years in marriage, and in 2015, they announced that they were separating. Since then, a little is said concerning her relationship, and therefore we think she is now single.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Divorced|
|When did she get married? (married date):||12 June 1976|
|Does she have any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is Reba McEntire Lesbian?||No|
|Kids?||Shelby Steven McEntire Blackstock|
Professional Life and Career
She started her career when she was in her 9th grade. In 1974 went professional all thanks to the country music star Red Steagall who heard her sing at the National Finals Rodeo. At the time, she did the national anthem, which surprised the country star and therefore chipped in to help her record a demo then later sang with Mercury Records. She raised to the country music stardom in 1986 with her 9th album that was the first one to gunner a Grammy. As she was both a singer and an entrepreneur, she knew how important music videos are and did one for her song Whoever is in New England.
Awards & Nominations
Over time, this celebrity has scooped a host of awards such as the entertainer of the Year, In 1986, Kennedy Center Honors, 2018, Academy of Country Music Award for Female Vocalist of the Year 1995, 1992, 1991, Award for Entertainer of the Year 1995, Award for Video of the Year 1992, 1987 and much more.
Reba McEntire Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Reba McEntire is not only a country music singer but also does a couple of other things such as producing music and television shows. Adding even more to her plate is the fact that she made a successful cross over into the acting arena, and as such, she is a renowned actress. She has had a role in movies such as the Tremor, The Land Before Time, One Night At McCool’s, and much more. All of these works and more are thought to have earned her a net worth of approximated at $100 million as of August 2020.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Narvel Blackstock is Reba’s former husband, and now, he is thought to be dating Laura Putty Stroud Reba’s friend. Well, no one knows how this will end!
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Reba McEntire is active on all social media platforms and commands a considerable amount of traffic. She is on Facebook, Twitter, as well as on Instagram. She also boasts of a considerable number of subscribers on her YouTube channel.
We can see that her wealth has not come on a silver platter; she worked so hard to have what she possesses now. Clearly, it can be seen that she discovered her talent from a tender age and made something out of it.