Photo: via Wikimedia

forbes Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World  

Worlds Richest People Lists
13.3k views 100 items Embed

100 Powerful Celebrities With Highest Social Site Ranking list and the 100 Most popular Celebrities on the Internet list, the singer beat out all others as the most popular celebrity in the world for 2011.

Gaga may have finished first overall, but another celebrity took home the title as the highest paid celebrity of the year. Television star Oprah Winfrey made bank in 2011, to the tune of $290 million. Unsurprisingly, much of that came from her television and radio visibility, for which she ranked first as well.

Be them a newcomer to the list like Gaga or a veteran to the game like Oprah, all of these celebrities dominated during the year in whatever they do to make their place on the Forbes list of the most powerful celebrities.">The Forbes 100 Most Powerful Celebrities in the World list ranks the 100 most powerful people in Hollywood including singers, actors, actresses, television personalities, athletes and other celebrities. Many of these celebrities are fixtures on award shows and entertainment TV shows, as well as making popular celebrity Halloween costume ideas. As part of their annual celebrity rankings, Forbes released this Power List in May 2011.

There were many newcomers to this list, including the pop star that took the top spot, Lady Gaga. In addition to coming in number one on the 100 Powerful Celebrities With Highest Social Site Ranking list and the 100 Most popular Celebrities on the Internet list, the singer beat out all others as the most popular celebrity in the world for 2011.

Gaga may have finished first overall, but another celebrity took home the title as the highest paid celebrity of the year. Television star Oprah Winfrey made bank in 2011, to the tune of $290 million. Unsurprisingly, much of that came from her television and radio visibility, for which she ranked first as well.

Be them a newcomer to the list like Gaga or a veteran to the game like Oprah, all of these celebrities dominated during the year in whatever they do to make their place on the Forbes list of the most powerful celebrities.
list ordered by

1
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Lady Gaga age 31 - Pop singer

Celebrity Halloween Costume Ideas The Most Beautiful Women in the World

2
Oprah Winfrey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Oprah Winfrey age 63 - Personality

3
Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Justin Bieber age 23 - Pop singer

4
U2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
U2 Musician

5
Elton John is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Elton John age 70 - Musician

6
Tiger Woods is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Tiger Woods age 41 - Athlete

7
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Taylor Swift age 27 - Teen Star

8
Bon Jovi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Bon Jovi Musician

9
Simon Cowell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Simon Cowell age 57 - Personality

10
LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
LeBron James age 32 - Athlete

11
Angelina Jolie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Angelina Jolie age 41 - Actress

12
Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Katy Perry age 32 - Pop singer

13
Johnny Depp is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Johnny Depp age 53 - Actor

14
Kobe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Kobe Bryant age 38 - Athlete

15
Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Leonardo DiCaprio age 42 - Actor

Unusual Deaths: Bizarre Deaths Of The 20th Century 14 Celebrities Who Are Heirs

16
Black Eyed Peas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Black Eyed Peas

17
Donald Trump is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Donald Trump age 70 - Personality

18
Phil McGraw is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Phil McGraw age 66 - Personality

19
Tyler Perry is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Tyler Perry age 47 - Directors/Producer

20
Paul McCartney is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Paul McCartney age 74 - Singer

21
Jennifer Aniston is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Jennifer Aniston age 48 - Actress

22
Steven Spielberg is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Steven Spielberg age 70 - Directors/Producer

23
Rush Limbaugh is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Rush Limbaugh age 66 - Personality

24
Ryan Seacrest is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Ryan Seacrest age 42 - Personality

25
Roger Federer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Roger Federer age 35 - Athlete

26
Howard Stern is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Howard Stern age 63 - Personality

27
James Cameron is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
James Cameron age 62 - Director/Producer

28
Charlie Sheen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Charlie Sheen age 51 - Television Actor

29
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Beyoncé Knowles age 34 - Musician

50+ Good Books With Flowers in the Title The Most Interesting Things You Could Buy for $100K

30
Glenn Beck is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Glenn Beck age 53 - Personality

31
Ellen DeGeneres is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Ellen DeGeneres age 59 - Personality

32
Usher is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Usher age 38 - R&B singer

33
David Letterman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
David Letterman age 70 - Personality

34
Muse is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World

35
David Beckham is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
David Beckham age 41 - Athlete

36
Phil Mickelson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Phil Mickelson age 46 - Athlete

37
James Patterson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
James Patterson age 70 - Author

38
Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Jay-Z age 47 - Hip-hop Impresario

39
Jerry Bruckheimer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Jerry Bruckheimer age 73 - Director/Producer

40
Jerry Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Jerry Seinfeld age 62 - Comedian

41
Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Adam Sandler age 50 - Actor

42
Bethenny Frankel is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World

43
Cristiano Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Cristiano Ronaldo age 32 - Athlete

Celebrities Who Were Once Roommates The Best Pudding Brands

44
Sandra Bullock is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Sandra Bullock age 52 - Actress

45
Brad Pitt is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Brad Pitt age 53 - Actor

46
Rafael Nadal is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Rafael Nadal age 30 - Tennis player

47
Christopher Nolan is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Christopher Nolan age 46 - Movie director

48
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Brad Paisley age 44 - Country singer

49
Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Alex Rodriguez age 41 - Athlete

50
Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Power List 2011: 100 Most Powerful Celebrities In The World
Jennifer Lopez age 47 - Singer