OCCUPATION: Korean pop sensation and last year's landslide winner of this poll
NUMBER OF TIME COVERS: 0
PREVIOUS APPEARANCES ON THE TIME 100: 2
PRO: The king of Asian pop has his own company, J. Tune Entertainment. And he's training his successor, a Korean-American named Kevin Park.
CON: He's training his successor? At 25? That's either the smartest or the saddest thing ever.