Reba McEntire and Narvel Blackstock have released a statement to reassure fans of their tough decision to split.
According to McEntire's official website,
In a joint statement, Narvel Blackstock and Reba McEntire have announced that they have been separated for the past few months, after 26 years of marriage. Despite this being the end of their marriage, they continue to support each other. They have worked together for 35 years and will continue to do so. They have asked that you respect their privacy during this time.
When the sudden news of McEntire's divorce from husband of 26 years surfaced, fans were stunned. The decision was mutual, and something the couple will support each other through.
In the light of so many other celebrity couples calling it quits, this news is extremely heartbreaking. We wish nothing but the best for all involved.