Reba McEntire and Boyfriend Anthony 'Skeeter' Lasuzzo Split Up After 2 Years of Dating

Anthony Lasuzzo, left, and Reba McEntire arrive at the 54th annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 7, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Reba McEntire and boyfriend Anthony "Skeeter" Lasuzzo have called it quits after two years of dating. McEntire revealed the news to Us Weekly when asked if she'd be spending the holidays with Lasuzzo.

"Skeeter and I broke up in May, so, unfortunately, we will not be spending that time together," the country music superstar told Us Weekly. "We still talk and we're friends, but just decided to go our separate ways."

McEntire met Lasuzzo, a retired oil geologist, while vacationing with friends in Jackson Hole, Wyoming in 2017. Kix Brooks of Brooks & Dunn, a mutual friend of McEntire and Lasuzzo, introduced them.

"We just had the best time," McEntire told People. "And so two nights later, we all went out to dinner, and he bought my dinner."

In their two years of dating, McEntire and Lasuzzo divided their time between Nashville, Wyoming and Lasuzzo's home of Pottsboro, Texas, which is located just 90 minutes from McEntire's family home in Oklahoma.

People reports that the couple often vacationed together, spending time in Iceland, South Africa and Italy.

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The country singer and Kennedy Center Honors recipient announced her separation from Narvel Blackstock, her husband of 26 years, in 2015. During her marriage to Blackstock, she had one son, Shelby Blackstock, and helped raise stepchildren Chassidy, Shawna and Brandon Blackstock. Brandon Blackstock is married to McEntire's good friend and frequent collaborator Kelly Clarkson.

Earlier this year, McEntire, who released her most recent album Stronger Than the Truth in April, was named CMT's Artist of a Lifetime.

McEntire will co-host the 2019 CMA Awards with Dolly Parton and Carrie Underwood. The award ceremony will air on Nov. 13 on ABC.

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