Lady Gaga Tops ‘Time’s’ Most Influential People List
The finalized list for Time Magazine’s “2010 TIME 100″ of the world’s most influential people has been revealed, and it’s no surprise that [lastfm]Lady Gaga[/lastfm] is among world leaders and heroes on the list. Sure we know Gaga impacts many fans’ lives, but who does she consider as her influence?
[pullquote quote=”An artist’s job is to take a snapshot — be it through words or sound, lyrics or song — that explains what it’s like to be alive at that time. Lady Gaga’s art captures the period we’re in right now.” credit=”Cyndi Lauper”]
The full list of the “2010 TIME 100″ was announced and includes the most influential leaders, artists, heroes, and thinkers in the world. The list is separated into different sections, including artists in which [lastfm]Lady Gaga[/lastfm] reigns as the top luminary.
Cyndi Lauper wrote the article on why Gaga is influential in today’s society saying:
An artist’s job is to take a snapshot — be it through words or sound, lyrics or song — that explains what it’s like to be alive at that time. Lady Gaga’s art captures the period we’re in right now.
Watch the video below to see who she considers as one of her heroes:
Others making it on the artists’ list include [lastfm]Conan O’Brien[/lastfm], [lastfm]Taylor Swift[/lastfm], and Glee’s [lastfm]Lea Michele[/lastfm]. Click here to see the full 100 and see if your heroes made it on the list!
[Source: Time Magazine]