He was one of the most talented, charismatic and influential artists in rock history -- can you recognize him from this school-age photograph?

This picture shows our mystery future music legend already in the business at a very young age, alongside classmates with whom he formed a band at the age of 12. Years later he would lead one of the most diverse, successful and enduring groups of all time.

Sadly, his life was cut short entirely too early, which led his peers to put together perhaps the most impressive tribute concert the music world has ever seen. You've gotta know who we're talking about now, right? Click below to make sure!