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Reba McEntire talks about her son Shelby's racing career in Country Weekly cover story

by Brandy McDonnell Modified: June 26, 2013 at 2:15 pm •  Published: June 25, 2013

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.

-BAM

by Brandy McDonnell
Entertainment Reporter
Brandy McDonnell, also known by her initials BAM, writes stories and reviews on movies, music, the arts and other aspects of entertainment. She is NewsOK’s top blogger: Her 4-year-old entertainment news blog, BAM’s Blog, has notched more than 1...
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