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American Producer Narvel Blackstock Married Twice; Separated From His Wife; Details On His Past Affairs

Updated On 26 Dec, 2023 Published On 07 Jun, 2018
American Producer Narvel Blackstock Married Twice; Separated From His Wife; Details On His Past Affairs

Many of you people might know how the 26-year relationship between the country star Reba McEntire and Narvel Blackstock separated unexpectedly in October 2016. Though they are separated officially, the singer and the music manager have good terms in business.

Within months after divorcing, Blackstock started dating one of the couple's close friends. They are so much into each other that they'll take their relationship to the next level very soon.


What is Narvel Blackstock Up To Now? Is He Still in a Relationship?

Narvel Blackstock, an American actor is currently in a romantic relationship with girlfriend, Laura Putty Shroud, a real estate agent for more than five years now. 

Narvel Blackstock celebrates Christmas 2019 with his girlfriend Laura Putty. 
SOURCE: Instagram

Laura is not just the sweetheart to Narvel, but she has been a close friend to Blackstock's ex-wife Reba McEntire for many years. Miss. Shroud often accompanied Reba in her son Shelby's car racing competitions.

Probably, Blackstock and Shroud's closeness and good bond tore McEntire apart from her spouse. Narvel and Reba stayed separately for a couple of months before they made the split final on October 28, 2015.

As of March 2020, Narvel is living a blissful live-in-together relationship with partner Laura. It seems like, Narvel and Laura adopted a child, a son, Seth Blackstock while at the beginning of their affair. Looking at the posts shared by Laura, Blackstock, and Shroud are made for each other as they share an amazing chemistry.

Narvel Blackstock Dating Laura Putty Stroud After Divorcing Wife Reba McEntire

Reba McEntire's ex-husband Narvel Blackstock moved forward in his life. 

McEntire, the country singer stunned her fans when she revealed that the couple parted ways after 26 years of marriage. They split with an official divorce in October 2015.

Narvel Blackstock moving ahead with a new love Laura Stroud.
Source: Daily Mail

Months after the major issue some reliable sources reported that Narvel, 62, started dating real estate agent Laura Putty Stroud, one of the couple's friends.

A Nashville country source said,

"They are very serious."

It's pretty unclear when and how things started but sources reported that they are getting married soon.

Reba McEntire's ex-husband dating her friend Laura Stroud
Source: Star Magazine

Stroud, who sells luxury homes in Nashville is very close to McEntire. The trio had good times together over the years.

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McEntire and Stroud were spotted together attending a Katy Perry concert. Reba shared an amazing photo of the two wearing colorful wigs via Instagram.

Reba and Laura with a male friend at a Katy Perry concert.
Source: Daily Mail

It's been two years since the music manager and his real estate girlfriend became serious in their relationship. As the two haven't given any updates about their romantic bonding, his fans started speculating whether they are still together or not.

Every single fan of the star has the same question who is Narvel Blackstock's current girlfriend and when will he marry up next?

Let's have patience and wait for some exciting news in the days to come.

Reba McEntire's Dating Life: Who Is Her Boyfriend?

Just like Narvel, Reba also found the one made for her!

It seems McEntire has finally recovered from the messy and heartbreaking scenario when she separated from her husband of 26 years.

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During an interview with CMT in 2017, she said,

"It was really hard to make the adjustment when someone's not happy."

"I just want everybody to be happy in their lives because our lives are too short to be miserable … I just thought it was the best thing to take my marbles and go play somewhere else, is what daddy used to always say."

Reba has currently dating her boyfriend Anthony Lasuzzo since early 2018. The pair first met in Jackson Hole, WY in August 2017 when he was the tour guide for Reba and her friends. Lasuzzo is, in fact, a businessman and photographer.

Narvel Blackstock's Past Affairs And Relationship

Blackstock was previously married to Elisa Gayle Ritter in 1973. The couple who managed to be together for 15 years is blessed with three kids Brandon Blackstock, Shawna Blackstock, and Chassidy Celeste Blackstock.

The former steel guitar player married his second wife Reba McEntire in 1989. The couple tied the knot in an intimate ceremony on a boat in Lake Tahoe.

Narvel Blackstock with Reba McEntire attending an event.
Source: Today Show

The pair worked their best way in all aspects forming Starstruck Entertainment, originally designed to help manage her career.

They lived a happy life together with Blackstock's children from his first wife. Reba gave birth to a son, Shelby Steven McEntire Blackstock in February 1990.

Reba McEntire and her son Shelby Blackstock at the 2011 Country.
Source: Pinterest

Though everything went at a perfect pace, they seemed to be an inseparable couple, but the two shocked their fans when they announced their separation in August 2015 after 26 years of living together.

McEntire declared that their divorce had been finalized in October 2015. They have still been working together for more than 37 years now. The pair remained friends and had a good business relationship.

Still, the two run the company Starstruck Entertainment which manages stars including Reba, their daughter-in-law Kelly Clarkson, and Blake Shelton.

Narvel Blackstock: Quick Facts

  • Born on 31 August 1956 in Tarrant County. Texas.
  • His birth sign is Virgo.
  • He is known for his work on Forever Love (1998), Reba: Video Gold II (2006), and Malibu Country (2012).
  • He worked as a manager for Linda Davis and Kelly Clarkson.
  • He is the son-in-law of Susie McEntire and Pake McEntire.

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