Each year TIME releases their 100 Most Influential People list. Many of our favorite stars have graced the issue- out of 100 people there has to be someone we recognized.
According to Time, these influential people are the people who inspire us, entertain us, challenge us and change our world. The list is made up of breakouts, pioneers, moguls, leaders and icons. Actress Viola Davis, pop star Rihanna, singer Adele, comedian Chelsea Handler and President Barack Obama are among the 100 featured.