Reba McEntire To Host Sprint Cup Series Awards Ceremony

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[photogallerylink id=37364 align=right] Sound the trumpets!  Its official, superstar [lastfm link_type=""]Reba McEntire[/lastfm] will host the 2011 Sprint Cup Series Awards Ceremony on December 2 at Wynn Las Vegas.  The ceremony honors this year’s Sprint Cup champion and other drivers who finished in the top ten of the final series standings.

Reba certainly does qualify, her Facebook page has nearly 2.5 million likes, she’s had 34 albums sell more than 56 million copies, 64 Top 10 songs and 35 number one singles. Reba is also the biggest hit maker in Country music. In addition to hosting Reba will perform Turn on the Radio. NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France said: “Since we moved the awards ceremony to Las Vegas, we’ve really increased our focus on the entertainment value for those in attendance and our fans watching and listening at home.” “Having Reba at our show reflects that; she is unbelievably popular, with wide-reaching mainstream appeal. And of course, we also like the fact that she’s a fan of auto racing.” McEntire’s son, Shelby Blackstock, competes in Grand-Am Road Racing.

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