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Taylor Swift Tops DoSomething.org's 'Celebs Gone Good' List for Third Year in a Row

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For the third year in a row, Taylor Swift has topped DoSomething.org's "Celebs Gone Good" list, which recognizes celebrities for putting their star power to philanthropic use.

The seventh annual list by the non-profit for young people and social change also put Beyoncé and Miley Cyrus in the top 5. One Direction, John Legend, Zendaya, Demi Lovato and Justin Bieber round out the list of 20. 

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The final list notes Swift's "feminist awakening" this year, as well as her donating all proceeds from the sale of her single "Welcome to New York" to New York City public schools, as good reason for her again earning top honors. 

Beyoncé was noted for her own feminist declaration and #BeyGOOD campaigns that support a number of charities from work-assistance to homeless issues. 

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Miley Cyrus was praised for using her VMAs acceptance speech to raise awareness of the hardships of homeless youths and raise more than $200,000 for My Friend's Place through a Prizeo campaign in a single day. 

See the full list below and visit the site for explanations, as well as a full nominees list. 

DoSomething.org's 2014 "Top 20 Celebs Gone Good" list:

1. Taylor Swift
2. Laverne Cox
3. Beyoncé
4. Miley Cyrus
5. Emma Watson
6. One Direction
7. John Cena
8. Shonda Rhimes
9. Tyler Oakley
10. Chris Pratt
11. John Legend
12. Olivia Wilde
13. Kerry Washington
14. Zendaya
15. Demi Lovato
16. Lupita Nyong'o
17. Amy Poehler
18. LeBron James
19. Mindy Kaling
20. Justin Bieber