Kim Kardashian

Google has rolled out the top series fo 2014… and overall, it was Robin Williams who topped the list.

The actor committed suicide back in August, sending shock waves through the entertainment industry. He was just 63. Following his death, other world news filled the top searches of the year, including the World Cup, the Ebola outbreak, the Malaysia Airlines disasters, the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, MO, and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge trend.

In the Trending People category, it was Jennifer Lawrence who topped list, likely from her nude photo scandal and the success of the latest Hungry Games film. She’s followed by Kim Kardashian at #2 and rapper Iggy Azalea came in at #6 on the list.

Iggy also topped the Trending Music Artist list, followed by Lorde, Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor, Solange Knowles and Nicki Minaj, respectively.

See some of the lists below, or head to to see them all.

Trending Searches (Global)

  1. Robin Williams
  2. World Cup
  3. Ebola
  4. Malaysia Airlines
  5. ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
  6. Flappy Bird
  7. Conchita Wurst
  8. ISIS
  9. Frozen
  10. Sochi Olympics

Trending Searches (US)

  1. Robin Williams
  2. World Cup
  3. Ebola
  4. Malaysia Airlines
  5. Flappy Bird
  6. ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
  7. ISIS
  8. Ferguson
  9. Frozen
  10. Ukraine

Trending People (US)

  1. Jennifer Lawrence
  2. Kim Kardashian
  3. Tracy Morgan
  4. Ray Rice
  5. Tony Stewart
  6. Iggy Azalea
  7. Donald Sterling
  8. Adrian Peterson
  9. Rene Zellweger
  10. Jared Leto

Trending Athletes (US)

  1. Ray Rice
  2. Adrian Peterson
  3. Richard Sherman
  4. Paul George
  5. Carmelo Anthon
  6. Derek Jeter
  7. Johnny Manziel
  8. Russell Wilson
  9. Tony Gwynn
  10. Tim Howard

Trending Music Artist (US)

  1. Iggy Azalea
  2. Lorde
  3. Sam Smith
  4. Meghan Trainor
  5. Solange Knowles
  6. Nicki Minaj
  7. Weird Al
  8. Sia
  9. Daft Punk
  10. Taylor Swift

Trending Movies (US)

  1. Frozen
  2. Interstellar
  3. Divergent
  4. Gone Girl
  5. Lone Survivor
  6. Godzilla
  7. 22 Jump Street
  8. Big Hero 6
  9. Annabelle
  10. Maleficent