(CBS News) Forbes released its list of “The World’s Most Powerful Celebrities” on Wednesday, with Oprah Winfrey topping the list after two years in second place.
Winfrey’s friend and “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King said of Oprah’s presence on the list, “A couple of years she’s taken a couple of beatings — she dropped to number two. Oh no! I think right now she’s probably sitting under a tree reading a book going, ‘Oh, OK.’ Not caring whether she’s one or 100.”
Country music star Toby Keith is on the magazine’s cover. He is No. 43 on the list.
The top five on the 2013 Forbes list of “The 100 Most Powerful Celebrities” —
- Oprah Winfrey
- Lady Gaga
- Steven Spielberg
- Beyonce Knowles
Browse the full Forbes “100 Most Powerful Celebrities” at Forbes.com.
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