Recap 2018 1

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Ashley Wolf & Gwyn Kent

2018 was a great year, nevertheless, 2019 has just begun and we should all look forward to another great year. And for the nostalgia, let’s look back on 2018.

Top Google Searches

If you ever need to look something up, you can just google it. Well in 2018 we sure did use google a lot, here are the top ten Google searches of 2018.

  1. World Cup
  2. Hurricane Florence
  3. Mac Miller
  4. Kate Spade
  5. Anthony Bourdain
  6. Black Panther
  7. Mega Millions results
  8. Stan Lee
  9. Demi Lovato
  10. Election results

Those were just the overall top searches but for more information, let’s break it down into categories.

  • Most searched people
  1. Demi Lovato
  2. Meghan Markle
  3. Brett Kavanaugh
  4. Logan Paul
  5. Khloe Kardashian
  6. Eminem
  7. Urban Meyer
  8. Ariana Grande
  9. Rick Ross
  10. Cardi B
  • Most searched songs
  1. Bohemian Rhapsody
  2. This is America
  3. Baby Shark
  4. God’s Plan
  5. Killshot
  6. In My Feelings
  7. Electric Slide
  8. thank u, next
  9. Mo Bamba
  10. Lucid Dreams
  • Most searched  “How to”
  1. How to vote
  2. How to Register to vote
  3. How to play Mega million
  4. How to buy ripple
  5. How to turn off automatic updates
  6. How to get the old Snapple back
  7. How to play Powerball
  8. How to buy bitcoins
  9. How to screen record
  10. How to get Boogie down emote
  • Most searched “What is”
  1. What is Bitcoin
  2. What is Racketeering
  3. What is DACA
  4. What is a government shutdown
  5. What is Good Friday
  6. What is Prince Harry’s last name
  7. What is Fortnite
  8. What is a duck boat
  9. What is Yanny Laurel
  10. What is a nationalist

Music

2018 was a great year for the music industry. Imagine yourself in 15-20 years driving in the car with your kids as they sit in shock as you bust out every lyric to one of your jams from 2018.  According to an article by Spotify, here are some of the most streamed songs, artists, and albums from 2018.

  • Most streamed male artist
  1. Drake
  2. Post Malone
  3. XXXTENTACION
  4. J Balvin
  5. Ed Sheeran
  • Most streamed female artist
  1. Ariana Grande
  2. Dua Lipa
  3. Cardi B
  4. Taylor Swift
  5. Camila Cabello
  • Most streamed songs
  1. God’s Plan – Drake
  2. SAD! – XXXTENTACION
  3. Rockstar (feat. 21 savage) – Post Malone
  4. Psycho (feat. Ty Dolla $ign) – Post Malone
  5. In my feelings – Drake

  • Most streamed Albums
  1. Scorpio – Drake
  2. Beerbongs & Bentleys – Post Malone
  3. ? – XXXTENTACION
  4. Dua Lipa – Dua Lipa
  5. ÷ – Ed Sheeran

YouTube

2018 brought to us many memories, some good some not so good. But, they all made this year different from the rest. Youtube was the platform that everyone uses either to help express themselves or watch others. So, here are the most disliked, liked, most viewed (etc…), videos of 2018 and all time.

  • Most disliked Videos

     1. YouTube rewind 2018 – Youtube Spotlight

     2. Baby – Justin Bieber

     3. It’s Everyday Bro – Jake Paul

     4. Can this video get 1 million dislikes? – Pewdiepie

     5.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Reveal Trailer

  • Most Liked Videos

      1. Despacito – Luis Fonsi

      2. See you again – Wiz Khalifa

      3. Shape of you – Ed Sheeran

      4. Gangnam Style – Psy

      5. Faded – Alan Walker

  • Most Viewed Videos

      1. Despacito – Luis Fonsi

      2. Shape of you – Ed Sheeran

      3. See you again – Wiz Khalifa

      4. Uptown funk – Mark Ronson

      5. Gangnam Style – Psy

Over the year of 2018 plenty of good things have happened, but putting beside the good things, some not so good things went on too.

  • People started to eat tide pods
  • Stan Lee’s death
  • George H.W.’s Bush’s Death
  • The Terrible fires (Woolsey, Etc…)

And those are just a few.

2018 was a year full of memories both good, and bad, but those little things make us who we are, and we should all be proud of it.

These were some of the most memorable moments of 2018. If you can think of any other great 2018 memories comment them down in the comment section. Let’s hope 2019 will be another fantastic year for everyone.

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