2NE1's CL is more influential than Barack Obama according to this poll!
14 Apr 2015 - 11:45 AM  UPDATED 14 Apr 2015 - 11:53 AM

2NE1's CL has come in as the 2nd most influential person according to TIME Magazine readers, pipped at the post by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Western pop stars Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Taylor Swift rounded out the top five.

As TIME reports, "The TIME 100 is an annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world, spanning politics, entertainment, business, technology, science, religion and other fields.

"More than half of the votes — 57.38% — were cast within the United States. Canada and the United Kingdom followed with 5.54% and 4.55% respectively."

2NE1's CL also topped Pope Francis, Barack and Michelle Obama and the Dalai Lama, all of whom came in the top 20.

You can check out the TIME video here

Source: TIME