Estately has taken a look back on 2015 to see how Americans in every state spent their time Googling the people, terms, movies, TV shows, organizations, events, cultural phenomena, and controversies that grabbed people’s attention in 2015.

Here’s what was Googled more frequently in Rhode Island than any other state in 2015.


  1. Brian Williams (NBC journalist suspended for telling an exaggerated story)
  2. Adele (musician)
  3. Taylor Swift (musician)
  4. Justin Bieber (musician)
  5. Charlie Sheen (actor)
  6. Wet Seal (clothing company that filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in 2015)
  7. Ariana Grande (musician)
  8. Tom Brady (pro football player)

Read The Full Story: What Each State Googled More Than Any Other State In 2015

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Ryan Belmore has been the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp since 2012. He also currently works for Mountain News, where he serves as Senior Editor - North America for OnTheSnow. He previously worked for the New England Patriots and American Cancer Society. He currently serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).

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