Beyonce Tops Forbes Celebrity 100
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 06.30.2014
Beating out Dre, Jay Z, Rihanna and more...
Beyonce has been named the most successful and influential celebrity of the year by Forbes magazine. The R&B singer took the top spot on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list on the strength of her world tour, which took in an average of $2.4 million per show, and her massively-successful self-titled album. Also factoring in were her Pepsi and H&M endorsements and other business ventures, including a line of fragrances and her own clothing company.
Beyonce beat out Dr. Dre, Jay-Z, Rihanna and Katy Perry for the top spot, with each of those artists hitting the top ten. Check out the full top 10 of the list below:
1: Beyonce Knowles
2: LeBron James
3: Dr. Dre
4: Oprah Winfrey
5: Ellen Degeneres
6: Jay Z
7: Floyd Mayweather
9: Katy Perry
10: Robert Downey Jr.