The race for second place turned into four-way tie, with Eddie Murphy, JonBenet Ramsey and Donald Trump scoring 4.5 points apiece, along with newlywed Brooke Shields, whose new spouse, Andre Agassi, scored 3.5 points for eighth place. Movie titan Steven Spielberg rode his new herd of dinosaurs from "The Lost World" to a tie for sixth place, capturing 4 points.
Rock superstars U2 earned 3.5 points, with Bono and the boys tying with Mr. Agassi for eighth place. Among the celebrities scoring enough points to tie for 10th place with 3 points apiece were: Aerosmith, Tyra Banks, Candice Bergen, Pierce Brosnan, David Charvet, Glenn Close, Michael Jordan, Bette Midler and Oprah Winfrey.
Cover Story is Ad Age's monthly ranking of celebrities' popularity as reflected by their appearances on the covers of more than 30 of the nation's leading publications.