Beyonce Named World's Most Powerful Celebrity On Forbes 100

(AllHipHop News) It’s that time again for Forbes to name the top celebrities of the year, and singing superstar Beyoncé takes the top spot.

[ALSO READ: Beyoncé Makes Top 20 Of Forbes World’s Most Powerful Women List]

Queen Bey beats out LeBron James (2), Dr. Dre (3), Oprah Winfrey (4), and Ellen DeGeneres (5) for the title Of “World’s Most Powerful Celebrity” with reported earnings of $115 million. Beyoncé’s husband Jay Z is listed at #6 with $60 million which is the highest amount the Brooklyn mogul brought in since 2010.

The list is based on money and fame. The publication examines estimated earnings, media mentions, social networking power, and overall cultural impact.

[ALSO READ: Tech N9ne On Making Forbes List: I Wanted To Keep My Income Secret (VIDEO)]

Check out Forbes’ Top Ten most powerful celebrities below.

1. Beyoncé Knowles
2. LeBron James
3. Dr. Dre
4. Oprah Winfrey
5. Ellen DeGeneres
6. Jay Z
7. Floyd Mayweather
8. Rihanna
9. Katy Perry
10. Robert Downey, Jr.

To view the entire list visit Forbes.

Related Stories