Jennifer Lopez: Tops Forbes' list of 'Most Powerful Celebs'

Saturday 19, May 2012

This year, top popstar Jennifer Lopez has been named 'The World's Most Powerful Celebrity' by Forbes.

Sexy J Lo was followed by Oprah Winfrey in second place and Justin Bieber in third place.

The talented artist landed on top of the 'World's Most Powerful Celebrities' list due to earning $52 million o
ver the last 12 months and a "massive amount of fame" from her music, American Idol and her endorsements.

Craze of pop music Lady GaGa, who was last year's 'Most Powerful Celebrity', came in fifth place.

    Jennifer Lopez

    Oprah Winfrey

    Justin Bieber


    Lady GaGa

    Britney Spears

    Kim Kardashian

    Katy Perry

    Tom Cruise

    Steven Spielberg

This list is based on "money and fame", with fame defined as media visibility, not just in traditional forms like print, television and radio, but also online and on social media networks.

Earnings of the celebs were taken from his or her pre-tax income between May 1, 2011, and May 1, 2012, which does not include the deductions of management, agent and attorney fees.

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