The faces featured on the cover of our most recent print edition represent the changing of the guard in the music biz. A diverse and vibrant class of digital natives, they are completely rewriting the rules of engagement—and they’re just a sampling of the young execs who are doing so. Their innate understanding of the culture and key platforms, their 24/7 social awareness and their understanding of how brands develop and grow in the new ecosystem are setting the course for the future. Get to know these faces; more than a few of them will end up running the place.