Seven year old rapper Patrick Ssenyonjo, popularly Known as Fresh Kid, Hip Hop Artist John Blaq and Social Media comedian Martha Kay, were the most searched terms on Google this year.
Fresh Kid topped the list as the breakout search query, followed by John Blaq, martha Kay, AFCON and Jiji Uganda. As a breakout search query, Fresh Kid has been receiving a tremendous increase in searches since March 3, 2019, hitting the peak on March 31.
The young rapper first came to light following his ecstatic performance at one of the comedy shows around Kampala. The Video which went viral put him in the limelight, grabbing the attention of the media.
Since then, Fresh Kid caught everyone’s attention, that everyone wanted to have an opinion about his life. Notably, State for Youth and Children Affairs, Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi cautioned the rapper and even threatened to arrest him for various alleged crimes, causing public uproar.
People who searched Fresh Kid also searched for Fresh Kid songs, Fresh Kid Uganda, Fresh Kid Music, Bambi Fresh kid and bambi.
However, after hitting a peak, searches began to drop. This could be attributed to the fact that the boy child had something else keeping him busy- school.
On the other hand, the search term John Blaq has been increasing steadily since late last year. People who searched for John Blaq also searched for his songs ‘do dat’ and ‘makanika’. Highest searches for John Black, came from West, Central and the East.
John blaq is a Ugandan hip hop and Afrobeat artist, born in 1996 in Jinja. He is famed for his songs such as Obubaddi, Tukonnectinge, do dat, among others.
Martha Kay got her limelight breakout when her Range Rover video clip went viral, back in 2016. She has since had a smooth ride on the internet, sharing one comic clip at a time. But that changed around May this year when her nude photos were leaked.
While the incident sent her on a silent retreat off Social media, Martha Kay became the third most searched term on Google this year.
The term hit its peak on May 26, 2019, the day her nudes were leaked. People who searched for Martha Kay also searched for her videos, photos, nude photography, Desire Luzinda and “who is Martha Kay.”
Highest searches for Martha Kay, came from Western Uganda, followed by Central and Eastern Uganda.