Most are household names whose music has affected the lives of individuals around the world, however, several names may raise a few eyebrows. While #11 may not be on the tip of your tongue, the wealth of #1 may cause your jaw to drop all the way to your desk.
The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Elton John, and Bon Jovi — these are some of the most recognizable names in the history of rock. What may shock many is the fortunes these individuals have been able to build thanks to their highly successful music careers. Many names on the following list are still active creating music, touring, and songwriting to this day.