It takes big cojones to lay everything out on the line to try and "make it" as a rock star. The road to platinum records and a mansion in Bel Air is filled with the shattered hopes and dreams of countless musicians. For the few who do actually get to live out their childhood rock 'n' roll fantasies, there's one trait most of them share: a Type A personality.

These are the kind of folks who truly don't take "no" for answer. It's no surprise that after conquering the brutal challenges of the entertainment industry, many rock stars have become entrepreneurs, channeling the same passion they have for music into their own businesses.

Today, Noisecreep takes a look at 10 rockers who have also become hugely successful entrepreneurs.



Check Out Our Rock Star CEOs Gallery

%VIRTUAL-MultiGallery-155071|144947|152852%

Watch "KISS to Open a Mini-Golf Course" Video