Forbes has released their list of the 100 most powerful celebrities and Beyonce has come in at number one. Citing her music success, her endorsements with H&M and Pepsi along with her clothing and fragrance lines Beyonce earned $115 million in the past year. Lebron James came in at #2, Dr. Dre was #3, Oprah was #4 (who was number 1 last year) and Ellen DeGeneres rounded out the top 5. Jay Z didn’t come in too far behind at number 6. Those on the list include the most powerful in movies, TV, music, sports, books and modeling based on money and fame. Money was estimated through conversations with lawyers, producers and agents and fame was measured in several ways including media mentions, social media and impact. Check out the rest of the top 10 below and the full 100 at the link.
#6 Jay Z
#7 Floyd Mayweather
#9 Katy Perry
#10 Robert Downey Jr.
Credit: Forbes http://www.forbes.com/celebrities/list/#tab:overall