Justin Timberlake is most powerful musician of today?
You would be forgiven for thinking that a list boldly named The Top 12 Most Powerful Musicians Of Today, would be brimming with your pay-what-you-like-for-an-album Trent Reznor/Thom Yorke types. Or Chris Martin and co; who can give away a song in multiple formats before it goes on sale. But, you would be wrong.
The list in question belongs to MuchMusic.com, whose main criteria were: “clothing lines, fragrances, sold-out tours, charities, endorsement deals and, of course, relevancy”.
12. 50 Cent
11. Christina Aguilera
10. Miley Cyrus
8. Kanye West
5. Hilary Duff
1. Justin Timberlake