This Thanksgiving, we're thankful that so many country stars are just the kind of people we'd love to invite to share dinner with us. Lively conversation, mindful reflection and a few helpings of good ol' gossip would add up to one perfect holiday.

And we've gathered just the right group to provide all that -- and then some! Read on for 10 stars we'd love to invite over to eat (and talk) turkey with this Thanksgiving:

This story was originally written by Stephen L. Betts, and revised by Bobby Moore.