30 Most Powerful Celebrities

The most powerful celebrities as ranked by Forbes.

Beyonce performs during half-time show of NFL Super Bowl XLVII football game in New Orleans

1: Beyonce is the most powerful celebrity in the world, according to the latest Celebrity 100 ranking from Forbes.
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Miami Heats LeBron James dunks during the first quarter of the Heats NBA basketball game against his former team the Cleveland Cavaliers in Cleveland

2: LeBron James is second.
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Dr. Dre performs at 2012 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio

3: Dr. Dre is third.

Oprah Winfrey speaks on stage during a tribute to Nelson Mandela at the 45th NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena

4: Oprah Winfrey is fourth.
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Ellen DeGeneres accepts the award for favorite daytime tv host for her show "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" at the 2014 People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles

5: Ellen DeGeneres is fifth.
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Rapper Jay-Z performs at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles

6: Jay-Z.
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Mayweather Jr. of the U.S. celebrates his victory over Alvarez at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas

7: Floyd Mayweather Jr.
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Singer Rihanna performs during a concert as part of her tour for her latest album "Loud" in Nilson Nelson gymnasium in Brasilia

8: Rihanna.
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Katy Perry performs "Unconditionally" at the 41st American Music Awards in Los Angeles

9: Katy Perry.
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Cast member Robert Downey Jr. poses at the premiere of "Iron Man 3" in Hollywood

10: Robert Downey Jr.
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Director Spielberg arrives for the premiere of the movie "The Adventures of Tintin" in New York

11: Steven Spielberg.
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U.S. actress Jennifer Lawrence poses during a red carpet event for the movie "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" at the 8th edition of the Rome International Film Festival in Rome

12: Jennifer Lawrence.
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U.S. musician Jon Bon Jovi performs at Olympic stadium "Lluis Companys" during the concert, part of the band's European "Open Air Tour", in Barcelona

13: Bon Jovi.
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Bruno Mars performs during the halftime show of the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game in East Rutherford

14: Bruno Mars.
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Lakers Bryant waits during a stop in play against the Mavericks during their NBA basketball game in Dallas

15: Kobe Bryant.
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Switzerland's Roger Federer returns the ball to France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga during the final of the Paris Masters tennis tournament

16: Roger Federer.
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U.S. singer Miley Cyrus performs at the O2 Arena in central London

17: Miley Cyrus.
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U.S. singer Taylor Swift performs during her RED Tour in Shanghai

18: Taylor Swift.

Singer Lady Gaga poses at the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year gala honoring Carole King in Los Angeles

19: Lady Gaga.
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20: Kanye West

20: Kanye West.
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Singer Calvin Harris arrives at the 56th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles

21: Calvin Harris.
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Woods of the U.S. watches his shot from the 15th tee during the first round of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club

22: Tiger Woods.
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Actor Dwayne Johnson arrives at the Hollywood premiere of "Journey 2 :The Mysterious Island" in Los Angeles

23: Dwayne Johnson.
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Rafael Nadal of Spain prepares to serve to his compatriot Fernando Verdasco during their men's singles match at the Madrid Open tennis tournament

24: Rafael Nadal.
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U.S. singer Bruce Springsteen and the Street Band perform at the Rock in Rio Music Festival in Rio de Janeiro

25: Bruce Springsteen.
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Frey and Henley perform during a concert in Lisbon

26: The Eagles.

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Justin Timberlake performs "Drink You Away" at the 41st American Music Awards in Los Angeles
27: Justin Timberlake.
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One Direction band arrives for the BRIT Awards, celebrating British pop music, at the O2 Arena in London

28: One Direction.
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Paul McCartney performs during the taping of "The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute To The Beatles" in Los Angeles

29: Paul McCartney.
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Real Madrid's Ronaldo attempts an acrobatic shot on goal during their Champions League final soccer match against Atletico Madrid at the Luz Stadium in Lisbon

30: Cristiano Ronaldo.
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