The voting for the '2018 Time 100 Reader Poll' recently ended and TIME Magazine gave an update on the final results on April 17.
BTS won the reader poll with 15% of the votes. South Korean President Moon Jae In followed in 2nd place, and former U.S. President Barack Obama is at 3rd place.
TIME wrote, "BTS — which stands for 'Bangtan Sonyeondan' or 'Beyond the Scene' — easily dominated this year's poll, garnering over 15% of the vote. Runners-up included South Korean President Moon Jae-in with five percent and Barack Obama with three percent. Other popular musical acts, including Rihanna, Beyoncé, Shawn Mendes and Bruno Mars, brought in two percent each."
The official 'TIME 100 list' selected by TIME's editors, will be announced on April 19.
Congratulations to BTS!