In addition to needing to know how to make, you know, music, most artists also have an unmatched expertise in getting wasted. So it only makes sense that many successful musicians have combined their know-how for getting paid with their know-how for getting on one. Until weed, blow, and heroin are legalized, their best bet is getting into the booze game. Here are ten of the more noteworthy alcoholic ventures from rappers, rockers, pop idols, and countrified twangers. They may not be the best in class, but they're definitely worth trying. And, for what it's worth, we're pretty sure that Ludacris' cognac blending skills are better than any distiller's skills on the mic.

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