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Rihanna, Beyonce, LeBron James & More Round Out Forbes’ Celebrity 100

 

Forbes released their yearly rank of the most fiscally powerful celebrities in the United States. According to Forbes, the list is based on “entertainment-related earnings plus media visibility (exposure in print, television, radio and online), from  film and television actors, TV personalities, models, athletes, authors, musicians and comedians. Jennifer Lopez scored the #1 spot this year followed closely by Oprah, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, and Lady Gaga rounding out the top 5. Beyonce Knowles snagged the 16th spot on the list, while her husband, Jay-Z place #38. Dr. Dre stayed steady at 26th, while Diddy, Kanye West and Lil’ Wayne placed 42nd, 45th, and 69th respectively. Check the full list below. 

Rank Name Pay Money Rank TV/Radio Rank Press Rank Web Rank Social Rank
1 Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez

$52 M 30 10 22 13 19
2 Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey

$165 M 1 1 13 19 18
3 Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber

$55 M 24 4 9 9 3
4 Rihanna

Rihanna

$53 M 27 23 11 5 2
5 Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga

$52 M 30 3 1 8 1
6 Britney Spears

Britney Spears

$58 M 20 26 34 15 11
7 Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian

$18 M 77 5 35 6 16
8 Katy Perry

Katy Perry

$45 M 36 21 18 7 4
9 Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise

$75 M 13 22 26 32 42
10 Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg

$130 M 3 38 10 46 80
11 Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift

$57 M 22 17 42 14 7
12 Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods

$58 M 20 6 4 25 45
13 Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie

$20 M 75 18 16 3 83
14 Donald Trump

Donald Trump

$63 M 17 2 29 35 62
15 LeBron James

LeBron James

$53 M 27 7 15 23 22
16 Beyonce Knowles

Beyonce Knowles

$40 M 43 9 12 12 9
17 Elton John

Elton John

$80 M 11 29 32 48 58
18 Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell

$90 M 9 19 28 84 79
19 Rush Limbaugh

Rush Limbaugh

$69 M 15 12 56 31 66
20 Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry

$105 M 6 51 73 64 30
21 Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney

$57 M 22 34 25 2 52
22 Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston

$11 M 93 28 41 17 94
23 Glenn Beck

Glenn Beck

$80 M 11 43 77 58 53
24 Adele

Adele

$35 M 53 16 5 20 12
25 Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi

$60 M 18 62 51 55 17
26 Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre

$110 M 5 88 82 28 40
27 Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant

$50 M 33 32 27 27 26
28 Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt

$25 M 70 11 8 4 94
29 Ryan Seacrest

Ryan Seacrest

$59 M 19 33 74 71 34
30 Howard Stern

Howard Stern

$95 M 7 52 87 69 67
31 Roger Federer

Roger Federer

$52 M 30 41 2 68 28
32 David Beckham

David Beckham

$46 M 35 44 17 26 6
33 Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao

$67 M 16 47 53 73 51
34 Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres

$53 M 27 30 48 60 23
35 Michael Bay

Michael Bay

$160 M 2 79 68 74 91
36 George Lucas

George Lucas

$90 M 9 70 57 75 94
37 James Patterson

James Patterson

$94 M 8 97 75 90 49
38 Jay-Z

Jay-Z

$38 M 48 24 31 16 20
39 Jerry Bruckheimer

Jerry Bruckheimer

$115 M 4 91 90 96 82
40 Peyton Manning

Peyton Manning

$42 M 41 8 24 57 94
41 David Letterman

David Letterman

$45 M 36 13 46 45 78
42 Sean

Sean “Diddy” Combs

$45 M 36 60 67 22 36
43 Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart

$34 M 55 61 50 21 63
44 Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo

$42 M 41 93 7 38 5
45 Kanye West

Kanye West

$35 M 53 53 40 10 31
46 Leonardo Dicaprio

Leonardo Dicaprio

$37 M 49 49 39 42 38
47 Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal

$33 M 58 14 3 54 25
48 Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson

$48 M 34 42 33 87 88
49 Toby Keith

Toby Keith

$55 M 24 71 86 85 54
50 Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi

$39 M 46 87 6 40 10
51 Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher

$24 M 72 56 38 18 15
52 Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather

$40 M 43 35 62 77 46
53 Kenny Chesney

Kenny Chesney

$44 M 40 48 80 79 37
54 package Wolf

package Wolf

$70 M 14 100 99 100 94
55 Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock

$25 M 70 54 64 56 89
56 Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp

$30 M 62 31 21 1 85
57 Adam Sandler

Adam Sandler

$37 M 49 57 59 70 13
58 Will Smith

Will Smith

$30 M 62 37 52 43 14
59 Cameron Diaz

Cameron Diaz

$34 M 56 46 47 37 94
60 Tom Brady

Tom Brady

$27 M 64 15 14 61 61
61 Gisele Bundchen

Gisele Bundchen

$45 M 36 77 88 53 64
62 Mark Burnett

Mark Burnett

$55 M 24 90 95 99 92
63 Alex Rodriguez

Alex Rodriguez

$34 M 56 36 30 65 71
64 Jerry Seinfeld

Jerry Seinfeld

$40 M 43 58 81 86 69
65 Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks

$26 M 67 20 36 66 44
66 Stephen King

Stephen King

$39 M 46 81 55 59 76
67 Taylor Lautner

Taylor Lautner

$26 M 66 67 58 36 21
68 Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley

$32 M 61 39 79 80 41
69 Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne

$27 M 64 75 63 10 8
70 Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson

$36 M 51 84 72 83 29
71 Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova

$26 M 67 59 20 76 33
72 Ben Stiller

Ben Stiller

$33 M 58 73 65 81 43
73 Khloe Kardashian Odom

Khloe Kardashian Odom

$11 M 93 63 92 24 27
74 Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane

$36 M 51 92 94 92 55
75 Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron

$18 M 77 65 61 34 75
76 Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara

$19 M 76 71 100 41 56
77 Serena Williams

Serena Williams

$13 M 90 40 19 63 47
78 Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin

$15 M 85 27 60 44 70
79 Janet Evanovich

Janet Evanovich

$33 M 58 95 91 97 72
80 Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts

$16 M 84 45 43 49 77
81 Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria

$15 M 85 65 69 29 39
82 John Grisham

John Grisham

$26 M 67 89 78 91 48
83 Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep

$12 M 91 25 23 66 94
84 Tiesto

Tiesto

$23 M 73 98 89 62 24
85 J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling

$17 M 83 67 44 50 68
86 Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker

$15 M 85 69 49 51 73
87 Li Na

Li Na

$18 M 77 74 37 94 87
88 Hugh Laurie

Hugh Laurie

$18 M 77 83 70 82 57
89 Reese Witherspoon

Reese Witherspoon

$9 M 96 50 54 30 84
90 Jeff Dunham

Jeff Dunham

$22 M 74 96 97 88 32
91 Larry The Cable Guy

Larry The Cable Guy

$18 M 77 78 82 93 65
92 Skrillex

Skrillex

$15 M 85 98 85 33 35
93 Tina Fey

Tina Fey

$11 M 93 54 66 72 81
94 Kate Moss

Kate Moss

$9 M 96 86 45 39 74
95 Ray Romano

Ray Romano

$18 M 77 85 93 98 93
96 Zooey Deschanel

Zooey Deschanel

$9 M 96 80 71 52 50
97 Bethenny Frankel

Bethenny Frankel

$12 M 91 82 98 78 60
98 Tim Allen

Tim Allen

$14 M 89 76 84 95 86
99 Melissa McCarthy

Melissa McCarthy

$6 M 100 64 76 89 90
100 Adriana Lima

Adriana Lima

$7 M 99 94 96 47 59

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  • corn

    WTF is justin beiber doin up there