In a first for Time Magazine, its annual 100 Most Influential People in the World issue – revealed today – will feature seven separate covers…one of which is Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter.
Hov shares the distinction with actress Jennifer Lawrence, Elon Musk (CEO and founder, SpaceX; co-founder, Tesla Motors and PayPal), Sen. Rand Paul and teen activist Malala Yousafzai in the U.S. Internationally, Li Na and Aamir Khan are also featured along with some of the U.S. covers.
President Obama makes the cut for the eighth time, more than any other person on the list. Other repeats include Jay-Z, Shonda Rhimes, Justin Timberlake and LeBron James.