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In this Country Weekly exclusive cover story, Brad Paisley, Toby Keith, Trace Adkins and many more stars reveal the toughest things they have ever had to do in life, from dealing with the loss of a family member to coping with divorce and other dramatic events. Brad opens up about the death of his aunt Rita from breast cancer in 2004. “I grew up in her house as much as mine,” Brad recalls. Trace notes that, “Going through my first divorce was probably the most painful thing I’d ever gone through.” Blake Shelton and Kellie Pickler also talk about their toughest times.