2022 will be remembered through many events. Whether Will Smith slapped Chris Rock at the Oscars or everyone shared screenshots of his Wordle, 2022 has been a very interesting year. Actor Johnny Depp also helped make 2022 an eventful year thanks to a court trial with his ex-wife Amber Heard.
With this year behind us, it’s time for Google to release its list of the top trending searches for 2022. At first, it was believed that Amber Heard was the most searched celebrity of the year, but Google itself says otherwise. The most searched celebrity in 2022 is Johnny Depp, not Amber Heard.
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Johnny Depp wins again
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After winning a defamation lawsuit, Johnny Depp seems to have won again over Amber Heard. But this time the battle was over Internet popularity. Thanks to Google for collecting this data from January 1st, 2022 to his November 27th, we now have a list of the top trending searches for 2022. According to Google, these are “Searches that saw a spike in traffic over time in 2022 compared to 2021. “
Previously, Heard was claimed to be the most searched celebrity in 2022, followed by Depp, Queen Elizabeth II, Tom Brady and Kim Kardashian in descending order.
We know that’s not the case, as the list published by Google puts Depp at number one, Will Smith at number two, and Hurd at number three. Depp is not only the most searched celebrity, he is also said to be the most searched person in 2022. It seems like the whole world has been invested in the Depp vs. Hurd fight.
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Top searches on Google
Depp and Heard are in the top 3 most searched actors on Google, but several other lists have been made public. Speaking of the entertainment industry, Adam Levine was the most searched for in the Artists and Bands category. Encanto When euphoria It leads the movie and TV show categories respectively. The most searched song on Google is none other than don’t talk about bruno from Encanto.
Considering the fact that everyone is addicted to this funny word game when it comes to the most searched words in 2022, it’s no surprise that ‘Wordle’ took the #1 spot. Second on the list is ‘India vs. England’, a cricket match between the two countries. In third place is Ukraine due to its conflict with Russia. The top three searches are, as you can see, very different from each other.
These searches are based on a surge in terms being searched on Google globally compared to last year.
Source: USA Today