Lyrics to 'Call Me Maybe' most seached-for lyrics on Yahoo! in 2013
Published: December 3, 2012 10:20AM
Updated: December 3, 2012 10:20AM

This morning, Yahoo! released its annual look back at the top stories and trends of the year based on the daily search habits of millions of people on Yahoo!.

Here is a snapshot of Yahoo!’s 2012 Year In Review:

Top Searched Songs/Music Lyrics on Yahoo! in 2012:
1 call me maybe (carly rae jepsen)
2 gangnam style (psy)
3 someone like you (adele)
4 somebody that i used to know (gotye)
5 sexy and i know it (lmfao)
6 we are young (fun.)
7 rolling in the deep (adele)
8 you belong with me (taylor swift)
9 what makes you beautiful (one direction)
10 gummy bear song (gummibär)

Top Searched Music Artists on Yahoo! in 2012:
1 whitney houston
2 jennifer lopez
3 katy perry
4 justin bieber
5 britney spears
6 miley cyrus
7 beyonce
8 selena gomez
9 chris brown
10 taylor swift

Top Spiking Tours/Concerts on Yahoo! In 2012:
1 van halen tour
2 aerosmith tour
3 rolling stones tour
4 iron maiden tour
5 new edition tour
6 maroon 5 tour
7 barbra streisand tour
8 adele tour
9 american idol tour
10 dave matthews tour

Top Searched "American Idol" Contestants on Yahoo! In 2012:
1 jessica sanchez
2 phillip phillips
3 erika van pelt
4 elise testone
5 hollie cavanagh
6 joshua ledet
7 skylar laine
8 colton dixon
9 jermaine jones
10 heejun han

For more about the Yahoo! 2012 Year in Review and other top searches, go to or search for "2012 Year in Review" on