Oklahoma country music superstar Reba McEntire talks about her son Shelby Blackstock’s success as a professional race car driver in the July 1 Country Weekly cover story.
“He’s the love of my life,” the singer/actress declares on the magazine’s cover.
The features includes Reba’s thought’s on her son’s success, while Shelby, 23, recalls his upbringing and the life lessons he learned from his hardworking mom.
Shelby made his official racing debut on August 28, 2010 in the Mustang Challenge Miller Cup, according to his website. Currently, he races USF2000 Car #8 with Andretti Autosport and Grand Am Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge #51 Boss 302R Mustang with Roush Performance in Grand Sport (GS) class.
Reba, 58, and her husband/manager Narvel Blackstock, Shelby’s dad, celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary on June 3.