Narvel Blackstock – Reba McEntire’s Husband

Narvel Blackstock

Narvel Blackstock is the husband of country super star Reba McEntire and also the father of Brandon Blackstock, Kelly Clarkson's husband. Blackstock is a TV producer, former steel guitar player and her manager. The couple married in 1989 in a private ceremony on a boat in Lake Tahoe and the two had one son together - Shelby Steven McEntire Blackstock, born on February 23, 1990. Shelby is actually an American racing driver from Nashville, Tennessee today. McEntire dished about her husband's and her involvement in their son's racing career to Great American Country, explaining that: His daddy and I are totally involved and were very supportive once we knew he had the passion to race. I try to get to as many races as I can. As a matter of fact, I have started working the schedule of my concerts around Shelby’s race schedule. Blackstock currently is in charge of the business side of his son's racing career. In addition to their shared son, Blackstock brought three stepchildren into his marriage with McEntire. Prior to meeting Blackstock, McEntire was married to national steer wrestling champion and rancher Charlie Battles for about 12 years. They divorced in 1987. Battles suffered a life-changing stroke in 2006 and passed away in 2013. For more information on Blackstock and McEntire, click through our gallery of their best photos together. (Getty)