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Reba McEntire Loves Whiskey and 7Up: 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me

25 Things You Don't Know About Reba McEntire
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Country music legend, Reba McEntire, shares 25 surprising things you probably don't know about her with Us Weekly

1. I hardly ever go barefoot.

2. My favorite colors are jewel tones.

3. I hate liver, and I love whiskey and 7Up.

4. I need at least eight hours of sleep each night.

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5. My favorite drink is iced tea with stevia.

6. I always have Kleenex, something to drink, and my cellphone on me.

7. I’m not ashamed of my age, even though I fight aging every day.

8. I believe in angels. They are with me always. 

9. My faith in God is the most important thing in my life.

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10. I never dated anyone for more than 10 months until I got married [to ex Charlie Battles in 1976].

11. I used to walk on the railroad tracks near our house in Oklahoma when I was a kid.

12. I dislike people being on their cell phone at a meal.

13. I have bouts of amnesia.

14. I don’t like to drive fast, yet my son [Shelby ­Blackstock, 25] is a race car driver.

15. I hate high heels, even though I look better in them.

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16. I’ve never made a pie.

17. I don’t like to be interrupted. It’s hard enough to keep a thought as it is.

18. I sleep with an electric blanket in the winter.

19. I love living by the water, but I don’t like to get in it.

20. I used to want to be a world champion barrel racer.

21. My first rodeo was when I was 11. I quit rodeoing when I was 21.

22. I learned to drive a stick shift when I was 11 years old.

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23. I’d rather wear jeans than a dress anytime.

24. I’m a very blunt person and always tell the truth.

25. Rude people piss me off!

McEntire’s new album, Love Somebody, is out now.

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