Before they were country stars, some of your favorite artists had unusual jobs before breaking through the music industry!
Eric Church- Phone OperatorEric worked the graveyard shift for a home shopping channel and was even fired for talking customers out of buying products!
Garth Brooks— BouncerGarth would toss drunk guys out of a bar in Oklahoma. It's also how he met the girl he was married to for 15 years!
Cole Swindell- Luke Bryan’s Merch GuyLuke met Cole at his alma mater Georgia Southern University, and happened to need a merch guy. They started writing songs together while on the road.
Reba McEntire- Real Deal CowgirlReba would help her father tend to the livestock on a cattle ranch.
Phil Vassar- Orderly in a MorguePhil worked in a hospital morgue and would sometimes make midnight runs to pick up fresh dead folks!
Trace Adkins- RoughneckTrace spent six years working on an offshore oil rig when he was younger.
Cameron Duddy of Midland — Music Video Director Cameron has directed three of Mars’ music videos, including “Locked Out of Heaven,” which won an MTV Video Music Award. He’s also directed music videos for Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears and Fifth Harmony.
BILLY CURRINGTON- Worked in a Pawn Shop
LUKE BRYAN- worked at his fathers Peanut Mill
DUSTIN LYNCH- sewage treatment plant