Last Tuesday, Time magazine released a map of most-searched(googled) person in each country in 2015. Kim Kardashian and Lionel Messi each earned the distinction of being the most-searched person in 26 different countries in the world.
How about Arab Countries? Here is the filtered result for you.
Algeria: Cheb Mami
Ahmed Khelifati Mohamed better known by his stage name Cheb Mami, is an Algerian raï singer.
Egypt: Amr Diab
Amr Abd El-Basset Abd El-Azeez Diab is an Egyptian popstar and composer of Pop music.
Iraq: Bassim Al-Karbalaei
Bassim Al-Karbalaei is a Shia eulogy reciter.
Jordan, Tunisia & Sudan: Elissa
Elissar Zakaria Khoury, commonly known as Elissa, is a Lebanese recording artist.
Kuwait: Rashed Almajid
Rashed Al-Majed is a Saudi Arabian singer, musician, and record producer.
Morocco: Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese professional footballer.
Oman: Sultan Of Oman
Qaboos bin Said Al Said is the Sultan of Oman.
Palestine: Mohammed Assaf
Mohammad Assaf is a Palestinian pop singer well known for being the winner of the second season of Arab Idol.
Qatar: Kim Kardashian
Kimberly “Kim” Kardashian West is an American television and social media personality, actress, socialite, and model.
Libya, Syria & Lebanon: Haifa Wehbe
Haifa Wehbe is a Lebanese singer and actress.
Saudi Arabia: Abdullah
Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was the King of Saudi Arabia, who died in January 2015.
United Arab Emirates: Abdulfattah Sharaf
CEO for the United Arab Emirates of HSBC Bank Middle East.
Yemen: Abdullah Saleh
Ali Abdullah Saleh Al-Snhani Al-Humairi is a Yemeni politician who was President of Yemen from 1990 to 2012.