Worst Pre-Fame Jobs: No. 1
Dierks Bentley: Toilet Cleaner
During a summer working at Arizona's Lake Powell, Bentley had to clean 250-gallon portable toilets from the returning rental houseboats. "It usually had a week's worth of 'stuff' in there from the 10 to 12 houseboat guests," he says. Once, the old machine used to empty the toilets backfired, sending the hose and all the stuff straight up into the air. "I tried to outrun the rain," he says. "Got nailed."