TIME

TIME

Beyonce, Pharrell and Miley Cyrus are a few of TIME’s Most Influential People in the World

Following her husband Jay Z last year, the 32-year-old poses for one of the black-and-white covers of the iconic magazine, shot by Paola Kudacki.

Also on the illustrious list are President Obama, Pope Francis, Serena Williams, Kerry Washington, Miley Cyrus, and Pharrell Williams.

Go behind the scenes of Beyoncé’s cover shoot below and read more at TIME.com.