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Of love and loss: Google Canada's 2018 top celeb searches

#4 Tessa Virtue — Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir compete in the figure skating team event ice dance short dance during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung on Feb. 11, 2018. MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images

From mourning a beloved public figure to digging up gossip about a notorious celeb, Canadians started their search engines for a wide range of famous folk in 2018.

Google has revealed the celebrities Canadians looked up the most in 2018 and categorized them as those we’ve lost this year, musicians and bands and famous Canadians as well as a separate list ranking all people, irrespective of what they’re known for.

Singer Demi Lovato topped both search categories for all people and musicians and bands. Tessa Virtue, William Nylander, John Tavares and Tristan Thompson also ranked in multiple categories.

Click through the photos below for the top ten celebrities in each category.

All people


Musicians and bands

Those we lost