Entertainment, Film and Music
The Top 20 Most Searched African Americans in 2014
Which African-American sports figure sparked a national conversation on spanking? Whose wedding photos had everybody in a frenzy? With all the news that happened in 2014, it’s always interesting to look back to see who had us furiously typing into that search box. According to Google, which compiled the rankings based on data from trillions of searches, here are the top 20 African Americans who piqued our interest in 2014:
1. Tracy Morgan
The popular comedian was critically injured in a six-vehicle accident in June, which killed one and injured three others. A Wal-Mart truck driver was charged in the accident. Prosecutors claimed he was speeding and had been awake more than 24 hours. Morgan—who suffered a “traumatic brain injury,” according to his lawyer—is suing the retail chain.