Playboy has announced the 27 hottest female celebrities who have made their annual Sexiest Celebrities list ... and we couldn't agree more with their choices.

30-year-old reality starlet Kim Kardashian, Black Swan's Natalie Portman and American Idol's Jennifer Lopez all made the cut.

According to Playboy, these women were selected because “they exude the radiance of experienced women who remain on top of their game.” Plus, they're hot!

April's Sex and Music issue doesn't hit newsstands until this Friday, but we already have the entire list of the sexiest celebrities. See which 27 ladies were selected ... after the jump.