Beyoncé Covers TIME’s 100 Most Influential People of 2014 – Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala & Aliko Dangote Make The List

The win’s keep rolling in for Beyoncé, as today TIME Magazine unveiled the cover of their “100 Most Influential People of 2014″ issue with Queen Bey front and center. This was her second straight year on the list, and to celebrate she released her new video for “Pretty Hurts” from her self-titled album. More…

Other notable members of the music community to make it this year include Pharrell, Miley Cyrus, Barack Obama, Serena Williams, and more on the list.

On why Beyonce was chosen as number one, Time’s spokesperson said:

“In December, she took the world by surprise when she released a new album, complete with videos, and announced it on Facebook and Instagram. Beyoncé shattered music-industry rules — and sales records.”

Also featured on the list is the richest black man in the World Aliko Dangote and the Minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.