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Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ is Second Most Searched Term on Google This Year

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2012.12.14 23:00 Mwave Stewart Ho

It looks like a whole lot of people all over the world wanted to know all about Gangnam Style.

Google recently gave a report on the search trends for 2012, breaking down all the searches throughout the world.

Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ is Second Most Searched Term on Google This Year

Sifting through 1.2 trillion searches in 146 languages and splitting it by country and category, Google also gave a ranking of the most searched terms in the world on Google this year.

The results showed the term “Gangnam Style”, the now infamous song from Psy, was the second-most searched term for 2012 just behind searches for the late Whitney Houston.

Other figures that were included in the top 10 included Kate Middleton, Amanda Todd and the late Michael Clarke Duncan, while events and items such as Hurricane Sandy and the iPad 3 were also included.

Check out the full report from Google here.

Photo Credit: Hea Jung Min

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