Lyor Cohen

Founder, 300

Back in startup mode for the music business' next reboot


Emerging after a 14-month stint as a uniquely connected industry outsider, Lyor Cohen returns to the spotlight with a new label, a new mission and a new mandate. With 300, the Warner Music Group-distributed label and management company he launched in November with former WMG executives Todd Moscowitz and Kevin Liles, the Def Jam pioneer and former WMG recorded-music chairman has carte blanche to reimagine the way a label should think and operate in a digital-first world.

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