Reba Duets Set for Sept. 18 Release

Reba McEntire’s new CD, Reba Duets, will be released Sept. 18, MCA Records announced Thursday (May 10). The 11-track project, her first album of collaborations, features duets with Kenny Chesney, Kelly Clarkson, Ronnie Dunn, Vince Gill, Don Henley, Faith Hill, Carole King, Rascal Flatts, LeAnn Rimes, Justin Timberlake and Trisha Yearwood. The first single, a duet with Clarkson on “Because of You,” will be delivered Tuesday (May 15) to country radio stations. McEntire and Clarkson recently taped an episode of CMT Crossroads to air later this year. In an exclusive interview with CMT Insider, Timberlake talked about working with McEntire on the song, “The Only Promise That Remains.” Timberlake said, “I’ve always loved Reba. She is the voice of a generation. She is an icon.” The interview airs Saturday (May 12) at 1:30 p.m. ET/PT on CMT Insider.