Reba McEntire’s new romance with boyfriend Rex Linn seems to be off to a robust begin — and he or she already has a candy pet identify for him.
The “Contemplate Me Gone” singer, 65, shared a photograph of herself having fun with some high quality time along with her new beau in Montana. “Enjoyable in MT with my Sugar Tot!!! @rexlinn13,” she captioned the Instagram pic.
Earlier this month, McEntire confirmed her relationship with the CSI: Miami alum, 63, on her “Living & Learning” podcast. Whereas in dialog with visitor Kristin Chenoweth and cohost Melissa Peterman, the Grammy winner referred to Linn as a “sweetheart of a man” and detailed the early beginnings of the courtship.
“We’ve been speaking through the pandemic. We had dinner with Rex, was it in January? And then February on, it was the COVID pandemic,” she stated on October 5. “We have been speaking, texting [and using] FaceTime — and that’s a very good option to get to know individuals.”
The Reba alum continued, “It’s good to have an individual to speak to, snicker with, get into topics about what’s happening. Discussions about our previous, our household, humorous tales. Him being an actor, me being an actress. He’s very into my music, I’m very into his profession. It’s simply nice getting to speak to someone who I discover very fascinating, very humorous, very good and is curious about me too.”
McEntire’s romance with Linn comes after her two-year relationship with Anthony “Skeeter” Lasuzzo. “We nonetheless speak and we’re buddies, however simply determined to go our separate methods,” she completely instructed Us Weekly in October 2019 after quietly splitting that Could.
McEntire was beforehand married to Charlie Battles from 1976 to 1987. She then went on to wed TV producer Narvel Blackstock in 1989, however they announced their split in 2015 after 26 years of marriage. The “Fancy” singer and Blackstock’s son is race automobile driver Shelby Blackstock. (Narvel’s son Brandon Blackstock, whom he shared with ex-wife Elisa Gayle Ritter, break up from Kelly Clarkson in June after nearly seven years of marriage.)
Final month, the Oklahoma native opened up about how she realized to maneuver on following her break up from Narvel. “The divorce was not my alternative. I did not want it at all,” she stated on her podcast on September 21. “So, it was left as much as me of, ‘OK, child. The way you gonna deal with this?’”
McEntire stated she had what she known as a “come to Jesus” second, including: “I needed to collect my wherewithal, put my emotions apart, and go ahead. So, it was forging a path that I didn’t need any a part of, however I needed to do it.”
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