It seems like everyday Forbes is releasing a list of their richest celebrities and most powerful celebrities. Forbes has just released their World’s Most Powerful Celebrities list. I’m guessing that “powerful” means filthy stinkin’ rich by the looks of the wealthy list. The usual suspects made the list, but *gasp* Beyonce beat out Oprah with a whopping $115 million. And where did Bey’s hubby Jay Z land? In 6th place, which is a large jump from his place at number 32 last year. He and Beyonce’s catchy tune, “Upgrade Ya” must be true to life. Bey certainly pulled her hubby up a couple of notches!
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Beyonce’s win is followed by Lebron James, Dr. Dre, Oprah, Ellen Degeneres, Jay Z and more. What’s most shocking is that Dr. Dre is now worth a whopping $620 million! Shout out to that lucrative Beats deal! There’a a ton of Black excellence on the list and we’re excited to see us winning! Yasss Rihanna, Floyd Mayweather, Kobe Bryant, Kanye West, Diddy, Pharrell, Dwayne Wade, Tyler Perry and more. We just need for you all to make sure you’re using this power and influence for good.
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