[ETA updated chart] Rain to be included in the 2011 TIME 100 Most Influential People special issue.
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And we couldn’t be more proud of him.
His interest and charity work in helping the young, the elderly, crime victims, disaster victims (and even his own fans) this past year and throughout his career speak loads about Rain’s compassion for his fellow man across the globe. That he is also an entertainer of many talents is simply icing on the cake. Congratulations, Jung JiHoon, from your worldwide fanbase!
» Rain’s 2011 online readers’ poll page on TIME.com is HERE (Official voting for TIME 100 inclusion was over on the 14th at midnight. Additional voting for the non-winners is over as of now, 4/21, and the poll has been completely closed.)