November 10, 2010 12:00 PM

4 ON THE SCENE

Taylor Swift kicks off football season, Brooks & Dunn say goodbye, the ASCAP awards and more!

13 ROUND UP

Toby Keith talks music, our picks to win the CMAs and other Nashville news. Plus: a new column from Kix Brooks!

18 CELEB TRICK OR TREAT!

The stars dress up for Halloween

25 STAR STYLE

Style tricks from LeAnn Rimes, the secrets to wearing scarves, and drugstore beauty must-haves

30 10 SONGS THAT CHANGED MY LIFE

Kenny Chesney talks about the music that made him who he is

32 BEHIND THE LYRICS

Chris Young reveals the inspiration for his hit “Voices”

34 FREE MUSIC!

Free songs from Jerrod Niemann, Charlie Daniels and more!

36 COVER: I COUNT MY BLESSINGS

Carrie Underwood celebrates her new life, Darius Rucker gives thanks for sports, the stars of Lady Antebellum reflect on friendship and Jimmy Wayne looks back at his life-changing walk

52 BOOK EXCERPT

Hot celeb photos from My Country

58 BEST-EVER PASTA DISHES

Four must-have recipes

62 TAILGATING WITH ZAC BROWN

64 COOKING WITH TRISHA YEARWOOD

66 DESSERT OF THE MONTH

Candy bar parfait

68 RESTAURANT RECIPE

Famous Dave’s “Drunkin’ Apples”

70 COCKTAIL OF THE MONTH

The Maple Manhattan

72 MAKE IT THIS WEEKEND!

Easy ways to give a chair a new look

77 PUZZLES

80 THE BOYS OF FALL

Stars share pix from their gridiron pasts

Look for our next issue on stands Nov. 12!

ON THE COVER

Photograph by Jeff Lipsky. Hair & Makeup: Melissa Schleicher; Stylist: Jill Roth; tank: Anlo; earrings: Ippolita. Insets (from left): Jordan Strauss/Wireimage; Jon Kopaloff/Filmmagic; Evan Agostini/AP; Mark Davis/Getty Images

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