Kelsea Ballerini Says Reba McEntire Has Her Vote For President

by Katie Maloney

Reba McEntire for President 2024?

Certainly, Reba McEntire is a country music legend. But she’s so much more than just a musical superstar. She’s an icon for headstrong, ambitious women everywhere. And the best part is – she knows what it means to be dedicated to hard work. In fact, she grew up on a cattle farm in Oklahoma. During an interview in 2020, Reba shared how her time on her family’s ranch contributed to her career success.

“I was the third out of four kids growing up on a working cattle ranch in southeastern Oklahoma. 8,000 acres,” said McEntire. “We were the hired hands. I absolutely loved growing up on a ranch. We learned a lot. work ethic. And I loved to ride. I love the cowboy way of life.”

Reba even mentioned that she learned how to stay true to her word – one of the most ideal qualities in any presidential candidate.

“And not only with the work ethic but respect. Show up, be on time, be prepared. And do what you say you’re going to do,” said McEntire. “I mean, that’s the cowboy code.”

It sounds like the cowboy code could do great things in the Oval Office. So, who better than Reba McEntire for president in 2024? Reba certainly has the vote of fellow country star Kelsea Ballerini. During an interview, Ballerini revealed who her female country music star picks would be for the President and Vice President positions.

“Reba. Reba has her s*** together. She could run the world,” said Ballerini when asked who should be President. She added that Dolly Parton would make a great VP.

“Dolly’s like, ‘Listen I already basically run the world, so I’m here if you need me. But like, I also deserve a nap,'” joked Ballerini.

Kelsea Ballerini and Reba McEntire Performed Together During 2017 Country Music Awards

If there’s anyone who can vouch for a woman’s presidential promise, it’s her duet partner. So, Kelsea Ballerini has all the credentials needed to back up Reba McEntire’s hypothetical presidential campaign. The two teamed up in 2017 to perform “Legends” at the Country Music Awards. “Legends” was a hit track from Ballerini’s second album, Unapologetic.

During the performance, Reba wore an off-the-shoulder black lace gown while Ballerini opted for a floor-length gold dress. The two took turns singing lines of the song before coming together for the refrain. During the song, the two sang, “Loving you baby it was Heaven. What everyone wondered we’d never question. Close our eyes and took on the world together. Do you remember? We were crazy. Tragic and epic and so amazing. I’ll always wear the crown that you gave me. We will always stay lost in forever. And they’ll remember. We were legends.”

So, basically, we have all the information we need to confidently vote Reba McEntire for president in 2024.

Reba McEntire and Kelsea Ballerini performed “Legends” during 2017 CMAs