Forbes Releases "30 Under 30" List

Posted Monday December 17, 2012 7:54 PM GMT

Celebrating the biggest and most powerful young stars, Forbes has just unveiled their list of the "30 Under 30" for 2012.

Each year, the magazine recognizes the "brightest stars" in areas like music, technology, education, sports, media and Hollywood.

The Hollywood category includes stars like 15-year-old actress Chloe Moretz and "Pitch Perfect" star Rebel Wilson, while musicians included powerhouses and newcomers like Wiz Khalifa, Adele, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Skylar Grey, Ke$ha, Bruno Mars, One Direction, Katy Perry, Rihanna, and Taylor Swift.

According to the magazine, "In sum they represent the entrepreneurial, creative and intellectual best of their generation. Individually, they are surprising, engaging, and hard working."

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