After 26 years of marriage, singer Reba McEntire and her husband, Narvel Blackstock, have announced that they’re separating.
The country superstar, 60, confirmed the news on her website.
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“In a joint statement, Narvel Blackstock and Reba McEntire have announced that they have been separated for the past few months, after 26 years of marriage,” the statement reads.
“Despite this being the end of their marriage, they continue to support each other. They have worked together for 35 years and will continue to do so. They have asked that you respect their privacy during this time.”
Reba and the manager, 58, tied the knot in 1989 at a private ceremony in Lake Tahoe.
The couple have one child, their 25-year-old son Shelby in addition to Narvel’s three children from a previous relationship (which includes son Brandon Blackstock, Kelly Clarkson’s husband).
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