Yahoo! 2012: Top Celebrity Related Searches

For 2012, Kim Kardashian might have been the overall top searched for celebrity, but there were many people to watch and track through various forms of media and paparazzi.

Top Searched Celebrity Couples Who Broke Up In 2012

  1. Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez
  2. Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson
  3. Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise
  4. Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony
  5. Scarlett Johansson and Nate Naylor
  6. Heidi Klum and Seal
  7. Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis
  8. Chad Johnson and Evelyn Lozada
  9. John Cena and Elizabeth Huberdeau
  10. Vera Wang and Arthur Becker

Top Searched Reality TV Stars On Yahoo! In 2012:

  1. kim kardashian
  2. khloe kardashian
  3. honey boo boo
  4. snooki
  5. kourtney kardashian
  6. evelyn lozada
  7. jessica sanchez
  8. bethenny frankel
  9. kris jenner
  10. kristin cavallari

Top Yahoo Searches For Female Celebrities In 2012:

  1. kim kardashian
  2. kate upton
  3. lindsay lohan
  4. jennifer lopez
  5. katy perry
  6. kristen stewart
  7. miley cyrus
  8. britney spears
  9. scarlett johansson
  10. jennifer aniston

Top Searches For Male Celebrities On Yahoo! In 2012:

  1. justin bieber
  2. robert pattinson
  3. clint eastwood
  4. johnny depp
  5. chris brown
  6. channing tatum
  7. john travolta
  8. lamar odom
  9. brad pitt
  10.  tom cruise

Top 10 Celeb Baby Searches On Yahoo! In 2012:

  1. beyonce & jay‐z’s baby
  2. kourtney kardashian’s baby
  3. jessica simpson’s baby
  4. snooki’s baby
  5. guiliana rancic’s baby
  6. jennifer garner’s baby
  7. tori spelling’s baby
  8. vanessa minnillo & nick lachey’s baby
  9. kristin cavallari’s baby
  10. kelsey grammer baby

Top Farewell Searches On Yahoo! In 2012 (alphabetical):

  1. kyle bennett
  2. sarah burke
  3. robin gibb
  4. sam gibbons
  5. andy griffith
  6. whitney houston
  7. alex karras
  8. junior seau
  9. sage stallone
  10. adam yauch

Top Searches For TV & Radio Personalities On Yahoo!

  1. rush limbaugh
  2. ellen degeneres
  3. kelly ripa
  4. chris matthews
  5. robin roberts
  6. maria menounos
  7. paula deen
  8. katie couric
  9. oprah winfrey
  10. howard stern

Related Topics: Channel: Consumer | Search & Society: General | Yahoo


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