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Prince, Kanye West and Beyoncé Among Yahoo’s Top Music Artists of the Year


ABC/Image Group LADeath, controversy and Super Bowl appearances may be pretty good for a celebrity’s search engine numbers.  

Yahoo has just released its 2016 Year in Review report, which includes the top searched-for music artists, and the late PrinceKanye West and Beyoncé all made the list.

Prince, whose death in April shocked the world, was Yahoo’s third most searched-for music artist in 2016, ahead of Kanye West at #4.  

Kanye’s wife, Kim Kardashian-West, was the fourth most searched-for celebrity.

Beyoncé ranked #10 among music acts. 

The remaining artists on Yahoo’s 10 top Music Artists of 2016 list are Taylor Swift, iconic rock singer-songwriter David Bowie, who died this January, Lady Gaga, Britney Spears and country music stars Tim McGraw and Randy Travis and American Idol winner season 15 winner Trent Harmon.   

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