Pop singer Britney Spears has topped Yahoo's annual Buzz chart as the most searched for item this year, despite the fact that she did not release any new material. It is the 4th time in 5 years that Spears has topped the search chart.

Last year, "American Idol" topped the chart. This year, Rapper 50 Cent was in second place, with the Cartoon Network, Mariah Carey, Green Day, Jessica Simpson, Paris Hilton, Eminem, Ciara and Lindsay Lohan making rounding out the top 10.