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Time has released its annual 100 Most Influential People list for 2013.

The Time list, presented in no particular order, is grouped into five categories of influence: Titans, Leaders, Artists, Pioneers, and Icons.

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Among the ranks: Jennifer Lawrence, whose new film Catching Fire premieres this year, Lena Dunham, whose award-winning TV show Girls just finished its second season, and Grammy winner Frank Ocean.

Hit the jump for the full list:

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Pitbull has released a response to Jay-Z's "Open Letter", which itself was a response to politicians critical of his recent trip to Cuba with Beyonce.

We know. It's confusing, and his song lyrics make it even more so.

Pitbull, a.k.a. Mr. Worldwide, is a rapper known for everybody-come-together-and-party anthems and not for subtlety or wading into political waters.

His "Open Letter" is certainly ... different.

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Jay-Z's new song "Open Letter," a response to criticism of his recent trip to Cuba, has racked up nearly 500,000 listens - and a response from the White House.

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney denied that President Obama gave Jay-Z and Beyonce their clearance for the trip, as the song implies.

Jay-Z's "Open Letter" lyrics in question:

“I turned Havana into Atlanta / Boy from the hood / I got White House clearance  Obama said, 'Chill you gonna get me impeached / You don’t need this shit anyway, chill with me on the beach.'"

Asked of Obama indeed gave him clearance, Carney said:

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by Free Britney at

Jay-Z raps about his controversial anniversary trip to Cuba with Beyonce in "Open Letter," a new track just released and featuring Swizz Beatz.

According to Jay, President Barack Obama told him the trip would "get him impeached," though it's unclear if this is direct quote or a figure of speech.

Given that they actually are acquainted, it could be the former!

"Politicians never did s**t for me ... except lie to me, distort history,” the rapper/mogul muses. "Obama said chill ‘You gonna get me impeached' ..."

"We don’t need this s**t anyway chill with me on the beach.' I can turn Havana to Atlanta ... ballin’ too much they try to jam you. I’m in Cuba, I love Cubans."

He adds, "This Communist talk is so confusing.”

There you have it people. Interpret as you will.

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by Hilton Hater at

As a member of the Yankees, Robinson Cano has been in a New York State of mind since his breakout rookie season of 2006.

But the All-Star second baseman took that to a new level today, dropping uber agent Scott Boras and becoming the first athlete to sign up with Roc Nation Sports, an agency headed by Jay-Z.

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"At this point in my career, I am ready to take a more active role in my endeavors on and off the field," Cano said in a statement.

"I am confident that the pairing of Roc Nation Sports and CAA Sports will be essential in helping me accomplish my short and long-term goals. I am making this important decision now so I can keep my focus on helping the Yankees succeed in 2013, while minimizing any distractions for me and my teammates."

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Jay-Z has millions of fans across the world.

Sadly, Paul Anka is no longer one of them.

The famed singer-songwriter of hit songs including "Diana," "My Way," and "Lonely Boy," Anka had harsh words for Jay-Z in a recent interview with TMZ.

Seriously. This is a real story.

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"I called up Jay-Z because he did a track of 'My Way' where I loaned him the track," Anka, 71, explained about his plans for an upcoming Duets album.

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Sorry, Blue Ivy Carter. But you may be spending a lot of time with nannies this summer.

With a Beyonce world tour already announced, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake have now confirmed they will also be criss-crossing the United States in just a few months.

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Billed as the Legends of the Summer Stadium Tour, tickets go on sale to the general public February 28. Others may be available sooner via Facebook promotions.

When is this amazing duo stopping by a city near you? We've posted the tour dates and locations below.

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They may not have won our Tournament of THG: Couples Edition, but Beyonce and Jay-Z are very much in the running for cutest celebrity couple. Ever.

Take notice, Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev. The bar is set high. Case in point: Any number of scenes from Bey's Life is But a Dream documentary.

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One particularly touching moment from the special? Beyonce and Jay-Z singing Coldplay’s “Yellow,” written by their close friend Chris Martin, to each other.

The occasion? Learning she was pregnant with Blue Ivy.

The HBO film shows footage of a sonogram, her growing bump and Beyonce bikini photos (tasteful ones of course), but the mutual serenade really stands out.

Check out the pair singing at the 1:07:00 mark below:

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The Justin Timberlake music comeback continues.

Fresh off a performance at the Grammys and the release of another track ("Mirrors") off his upcoming album ("The 20/20 Experience"), Timberlake has now come out with the official video for "Suit & Tie."

It features the sot of dance moves we've grown to expect and love from JT, along with an appearance by Mr. Beyonce himself, Jay-Z!

Watch and enjoy now:

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