Occupation: Musician
Biggest accomplishment this year: Collaborating with adidas Originals to create the limited edition Harlem GLC

If you were writing about Teyana Taylor in 2012, as many of us were, the focus was her deal with G.O.O.D. Music. Taylor went on to record vocals for the Cruel Summer album, amid talk of her debut coming soon. In 2013, the buzz around Taylor has nothing to do with music; rather, it's about her collaboration with adidas Originals. In Februrary of this year, the shoe she designed with adidas, dubbed the Harlem GLC, became the fastest selling sneaker in adidas Originals history.