- Name: Reba McEntire
- Born: 03/28/1955 (66 years old)
- Occupation: Singer, songwriter, actress, record producer
- Website: www.reba.com/
Reba Nell McEntire (born March 28, 1955) is an American country singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. She began her career in the music industry as a high school student singing in the Kiowa High School band, on local radio shows with her siblings, and at rodeos. While a sophomore in college at Southeastern Oklahoma State University, she performed the National Anthem at the National Finals Rodeo in Oklahoma City and caught the attention of country artist Red Steagall who brought her to Nashville, Tennessee. She signed a contract with Mercury Records a year later in 1975. She released her first solo album in 1977 and released five additional studio albums under the label until 1983.
Birth Name: Reba Nell McEntire
Alias: Reba Nell McEntire
Birth Place: McAlester, Oklahoma, U.S.
Reba McEntire quotes :
The upside to anger? Getting it out of your system. You got to express your anger. Then you have room for more positive things. If I hold something in a long time, and then I speak it, it's amazing how the light shines so much brighter.Reba McEntire
I've got CDs in my car, listening all the time for that next song, because everybody's looking.Reba McEntire
At this time when I turn 50, because so there's many of my friends and family who didn't get to see 50-years-old, and so, I'm celebrating for them too.Reba McEntire
My family, you know, are all still, you know, very close. We're all still very close. Mom and Daddy are still alive. So, what more can you ask for? Your kids are healthy.Reba McEntire
My goals have changed throughout my life. At one time it was winning awards, selling out concert dates, selling more albums than anyone else. Now, my goals are to see my grandchildren grown, live a long and healthy life with my family and friends and travel the world.Reba McEntire
It's funny how many people will come to Vegas to see your show where they might not come out to see you unless you come to their hometown.Reba McEntire
So, we come out to Los Angeles. And we met with every network. We met with show runners, directors, writers, everything. And what we had an idea for, they didn't like. And what they had an idea for, we didn't like. So, we went home.Reba McEntire