Sunny Shines As Google’s Most Searched Indian Entertainer In 2017


Mumbai: Another year, another list, another expected face at the top of the list of which celebrity Indians searched for the most on Google. The search engine giant released its ‘Most Searched’ list today.

Indo-Canadian porn star-turned-Bollywood actress Sunny Leone is right at the top of the most searched entertainer list in India this year too.

Apart from Sunny, the top entertainers this year are Big Boss contestants Arshi Khan and Sapna Choudhary, along with YouTube singing sensation Vidya Vox.

SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus broke several records at the box office this year, cutting across language barriers. And it comes as no surprise that it topped Google’s trending charts too this year.

It was followed by searches around Indian Premier League, highlighting India’s never-ending love for Cricket, and searches on Live Cricket Score, making the keyword the third-most trending search query this year.

Based on the search terms that had a high spike in traffic in 2017 as compared to 2016, the search engine has brought out nine lists categorising the queries in different sections.

These include – Top Trending Queries Overall, Top Trending News, Top Trending Entertainers, Top Trending Movies, Top Trending Songs, Sporting Events, Top Trending Near me, Top Trending How to, and Top Trending What is.

The overall queries’ list was largely dominated by Bollywood and Sports themes, with Dangal, Half Girlfriend, Badrinath ki Dulhania, and Champions Trophy making it to the top 10.
From firing up emotions to getting a groove on, Bollywood songs kept the tempo high on Search too.