TIME MAGAZINE NAMES ADELE, RIHANNA, SAADIQ TO INFLUENTIAL LIST
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Adele, Rihanna and Raphael Saadiq (sah-DEEK') are among the big players on the planet. Time magazine has named them to its list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World. Pink wrote the tribute to Adele, saying, "Her success renews hope in me that the world I live has good taste." Stella McCartney writes of Rihanna, "She's one of the coolest, hottest, most talented, most liked, most listened to, most followed, most impressive artists at work today, but she does it in her own stride." Elton John says of Saadiq, "His presence is already massive. It will only increase - and rightfully so."