Angelina Jolie, J.K Rowling and Anna Wintour also made the list
We always knew she was pretty important, but now Lady Gaga is officially the most powerful female celebrity in the world.
The starlet joined Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey and Beyonce, who have all rocketed up Forbes’ prestigious Most Powerful Women list.
Topping the star-studded compilation, which ranks thetop 100 most powerful women in the world, is German chancellor Angela Merkel, closely followed by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
Earlier this year, the outlandish You & I songstress admitted she felt able to influence the industry, telling US radio host Howard Stern: ‘Do I feel like a powerful person in show business? Yeah.’
Multi-million selling Harry Potter author J.K Rowling took 61st place, while American Vogue editor Anna Wintour came in at 69,