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List of 2019 World Black Billionaires

2,153 people made it to the 2019 Forbes list of the World’s Billionaires and 13 of them are black, which is an improvement from last year when only 11 blacks made it to the list. Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote is still leading as the richest…

7th March 2019

Forbes Named Beyonce Most Powerful Woman in Music

Beyonce has been named the world’s most powerful woman in music by Forbes. The 2018 world’s most powerful women list was released hours ago to celebrate women who are making strides and charting the course. For the most powerful women in entertainment, popular names…

5th December 2018

George Clooney Tops Forbes List of Highest Paid Actors, See Full List

Award-winning actor, George Clooney is Hollywood’s highest-paid actor for 2018 after earning $239 million over the past 12 months. The two-time Oscar winner and ‘Oceans 11′ star took back the top spot on Forbes’ annual list from Mark Wahlberg after missing out on the…

23rd August 2018

Serena Williams Tops Forbes List of Highest Earning Female Athletes

Forbes, on Tuesday, announced Serena Williams as the highest paid female athlete for a third consecutive year in 2018. Williams, who returned to competition in March after giving birth last September, earned $62,000 in winnings over the past year but received $18.1 million from…

23rd August 2018

Beyonce Makes Forbes List Of Most Powerful Women In Media

Thanks to her critically-acclaimed “Lemonade” album and Formation World Tour, which grossed over a quarter of a billion dollars, Beyoncé claimed the No. 4 spot on Forbes’ “Most Powerful Women in Media and Entertainment” list. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The poll was ranked by income, social influence…

4th November 2017

Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO Becomes The Richest Person in The World

According to Forbes, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is now the richest person in the world for the second time as Amazon stock opened up more than 8% higher than Thursday’s close, adding nearly $7 billion to Bezos’ net worth overnight. Bezos had a net…

28th October 2017

Mark Wahlberg is Forbes’ Top-Earning Actor of 2017

Mark Wahlberg is sitting on top of the Rock on Forbes’ 2017 highest-paid actors list. The rapper-turned-actor earned an estimated $68 million between June 2016 and June 2017, the financial mag reported Tuesday, edging out last year’s top earner, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. That…

23rd August 2017

Forbes Highest-Paid Celebrities In 2017 [FULL LIST]

Global business magazine, Forbes, has released list of 100 highest-paid celebrities across the world in 2017. Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs is the top earner on the list. According to the magazine, Combs earned $130 million from June 1, 2016, to June 1, 2017 through his…

13th June 2017

Forbes Reveals The Highest Paid Athletes Of All-Time

Every year, we look forward to Forbes releasing their highly anticipated list of the highest paid celebrities. From the highest-paid comedians, actors, actresses, and musicians, we get anxious to see where our faves landed this year. Recently, the publication released its list of the…

9th December 2016