This Year's Top Celebrities by

21/08/2014 15:28
10. Robert Downey Jr. : Robert John Downey, Jr. was born in April 4, 1965. He is an American actor, musician and filmmaker. According to celebrity news, Robert started his career at the age of five by appearing in his father’s film – Pound. He has been in many films such as Natural Born Killers and Air America.
This year, Robert John Downey, Jr. starred in Iron Man 3, which grossed over $1.2 billion worldwide, signed deal to be Iron Man in both Avengers 2 and 3, and is Forbes No. 1 Highest Paid Actor 2013.
9. Katy Perry : Katheryn Elizabeth "Katy" Hudson, better known by her stage name Katy Perry, is aged 29, an American songwriter, singer and actress.
This year, Katy Perry has made waves in celebrity gossip with her first ever global cover for Cosmopolitan Magazine. She also partnered with Claire's Inc. to create an accessories line inspired by her Prismatic World Tour.
8. Rihanna : Rihanna, whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born on February 20, 1988. She is a Barbadian recording artist, model, actress and fashion designer.
This year 2014, Rihanna launched M.A.C's M.A.C. VIVA GLAM line where 100% of profits go towards people living with HIV/AIDS and completed the Diamonds World Tour.
7. Floyd Mayweather : Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is an American professional boxer and is aged 37. He is presently undefeated as a professional and is a five-division world champion, having won ten world titles and the lineal championship in four different weight classes.
This year, Floyd Mayweather made name for himself in celebrity news videos for being undefeated (46-0) in his professional career. He also set the record for highest Pay Per View gross with his fight against Canelo Alvarez and is Forbes No. 1 World's Highest Paid Athlete.
6. Jay-Z : Shawn Corey Carter, better known by his stage name Jay-Z, is an American rapper, record producer and entrepreneur. He is one of the richest hip-hop artists and entrepreneurs in America.
In 2014, Jay-Z partnered with Samsung to pre-release 1 million copies of his 12th album, "Magna Cartaa Holy Grail", opened the Grammy's with Beyoncé and is on No. 3 Forbes Five: Hip Hop's Wealthiest Artist List.
5. Ellen DeGeneres : Ellen DeGeneres is an American actress, comedienne, writer, television host and television producer. She won the 2014 Daytime Emmy for outstanding entertainment talk show for the 8th year in a row and also hosted the Oscars for the 2nd time.
4. Oprah Winfrey : Oprah Gail Winfrey, 60, is an American media proprietor, talk show host, producer, actress and philanthropist.
This year, she partnered with Starbucks to develop Teavana Oprah Chai Tea and donated $12 Million to the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. She is also on No. 14 Forbes Power Women List.
3. Dr. Dre : According to celebrity news, Dr. Dre sold Beats to Apple for $3 Billion this year, 2014 and launched BeatsMusic streaming service. He is also on No. 2 Forbes Five: Hip Hop's Wealthiest Artist List.
2. LeBron James : In 2014, LeBron James broke NBA record for most career playoff games with 25 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. He developed an e-library network for Akron, Ohio public schools and is on No. 3 Forbes World's Highest Paid Athletes List.
1. Beyoncé : Beyoncé is on number one of this year’s top celebrities list. Her visual album breaks Itunes' record by selling 828,773 copies in three days. She donated $500,000 to Chime for a charity she co-founded and is on No. 17 Forbes Power Women List.