As 2013 comes to a close, let's look back at Us Weekly's top 13 stories in celebrity culture
Oh, Yeezus! This year was Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's time to shine. In June 2013 Kardashian gave birth to daughter North West, about five weeks ahead of schedule. After getting flack for her pregnancy weight gain, Kardashian was quick to slim down, posing in a bikini on the Dec. 23 cover of Us Weekly. Perhaps she's shedding the pounds for her impending nuptials to West. The rapper popped the question in October 2013 at San Francisco's AT&T Park with a giant Lorraine Schwartz ring.
Credit: Michael Buckner/WireImage.com; inset: courtesy of Kim Kardashian