About Reba Mcentire
Reba McEntire is one of the most well known names in the country music industry. She is known as a singer, songwriter as well as actress, which all have increased Reba McEntire net worth which currently reaches 65 million dollars. She started her music career when she was studying in high school. There, she was part of her high school’s music band. Also, she was a regular act on various radio stations as well as appeared in rodeo shows.
When she was in her sophomore year, Reba McEntire got an opportunity to sing National Anthem during the opening of National Rodeo in Oklahoma City. Because of this appearance, Reba McEntire caught attention of Red Steagall. He was the one who took her to Nashville, Tennessee, where she signed a contract deal with Mercury Records in 1975 and her career into country music industry started, which added much financial success to Reba McEntire net worth. In 1977 her debut album as a solo singer was released. She stayed with the label till 1983 and she released five more studio albums till that year.
Because she was signed to this label, Reba McEntire took a complete control in writing and recording her second album, which was called “My Kind of Country” released in 1984.
The album included two singles which landed in number 1 positions, those being “Somebody Should Leave” and “How Blue”. The album also featured a more traditional sound of country music than her first album did. The sales of it also added up to the overall amount of Reba McEntire net worth. The album also made her a breakthrough act.
Since that time, Reba McEntire has released more than 20 studio albums. 40 singles of her landed in the top of country music charts. Also, 14 albums of her also hit the top of album charts. Many of her albums reached gold, platinum or multi-platinum certifications, as well. Therefore, Reba McEntire is often referred to as the Queen of Country Music. In addition, she is considered to be one of the best selling country music artists in the history of music. More than 80 million copies of her albums have been sold on an international level. Thus, such huge sales have increased Reba McEntire net worth, as well.
In addition to her successful career as a musician, she is also known as an actress, with her first huge role being in the film “Tremors” released in 1990.