“My fans will love it”
Jason Kempin/Getty Reba McEntire
Legendary country singer, songwriter, actress and “too hard working single mom” Reba McEntire creates the latest addition to your coffee table.
On Tuesday, the 67-year-old singer known as the “Queen of Country” announced that she was working on an upcoming lifestyle book with Harper celebrates will include life lessons, food and drink recipes and personal stories from the musician’s decades-long career.
Slated for release in fall 2023, the currently untitled book will feature color photos as well as helpful advice from McEntire on topics such as party planning and packing, and each chapter centers around a theme – “courage, family legacy, being curious and prioritizing the things that matter most”, according to a press release – from one of her many hit songs.
“I’m so excited to partner with the Harper Celebrate team to create my first lifestyle book where I’ll share stories, behind-the-scenes photos, some of my favorite recipes, and life lessons I’ve learned. learned over the years,” the ‘Fancy’ musician said in a statement. “I know my fans will love it!”
“Reba is universally acclaimed for her talent, humor and unapologetic authenticity,” Michael Aulisio, VP and Publisher of Harper Celebrate, said in a statement before noting that the book will give fans of McEntire more in-depth insight. of his world. “This book will offer readers a seat at Reba’s table as she shares her hard-earned wisdom on what it means to live a good life. And let me assure you, there will be plenty of fun along the way. “
The book will mark McEntire’s third authorship credit, as she previously co-wrote a 1994 memoir titled Reba: my story with Tom Carter and wrote a second biography, The comfort of a country duvetalone in 1999. In February, she released her last album My chains are gonea collection of classic hymns and gospel songs featuring collaborations with Lauren Daigle, Kelly Clarkson, Trisha Yearwoodand The Isaacs.
Last month, McEntire spoke with Gerard Hall and Janine Rubenstein about the PEOPLE & Entertainment Weekly Red Carpet Live: Hollywood’s Biggest Night in front of Oscars 2022where she performed the nominee for Best Original Song “Somehow You Do” from the film four good days. “Yeah, it’s going to be a little scary, but I’m here for it,” she said of the performance, her second Oscar appearance after a 1991 rendition of “I’m Checkin’ Out” from the film Postcards from the edge. “I remember seeing Madonna and michael jackson in the green room,” she said of the ceremony. “I remember seeing Kevin Costner and Jack Lemon in the audience.”