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Which Celebrity Tops Forbes Korea’s '2013 Power Celebrity' List?

Forbes Korea recently released this year's list of the top 40 ‘Power Celebrities.’ The publication, now in its tenth year selects a 100 candidates including actors, MCs, singers and professional athletes and then ranks the top 40 based on their annual revenue, influence, name recognition, and professionalism

With a total of 32 TV advertisements in 2012, Girls’ Generation had the most advertising contracts of any candidate on the list. They’ve appeared in the top five of the list since 2008, and topped it the past two years. But these ads were not enough to secure their place for a third year in a row. For the first time in two years, Girls’ Generation took second place in the rankings. It's no surprise Youtube phenomena PSY took the top spot this year. 

The Top 40 in order:
  1. Psy
  2. Girls’ Generation
  3. Son Yeon Jae
  4. Kim Soo Hyun
  5. Big Bang
  6. Park Tae Hwan
  7. Song Joong Ki
  8. IU
  9. Kim Yuna
  10. Super Junior
  11. Lee Seung Gi
  12. Yoo Joon Sang
  13. KARA
  14. Lee Dae Ho
  15. 2PM
  16. Ki Sung Ryong
  17. Miss A
  18. Joo Won
  19. Park Ji Sung
  21. CNBLUE
  22. T-ara
  23. TVXQ
  24. Kim Tae Hee
  25. JYJ
  26. SISTAR
  27. Shin Bora
  28. Oh Yeon Seo
  29. B2ST
  30. Yoo Jae Suk
  31. Han Hyo Joo
  32. Kim Nam Joo
  33. Kim Joon Hyun
  34. Ryu Seung Ryong
  35. Yang Hak Sun
  36. Kim Byung Man
  37. Lee Min Jung
  38. Um Tae Woong
  39. Lee Kwang Soo
  40. Ha Ji Won

Is your favorite celebrity on the list?

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