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NME’s poll

Axl voted one of the greatest singers of all time

Axl placed fourth in NME’s poll of the Greatest Singers Of All Time

Tuesday 21 June 2011, by blueheart

Axl placed fourth in NME’s poll of the Greatest Singers Of All Time.

He was beaten by Michael Jackson (average score of 9.02 out of 10), Freddie Mercury (8.39) and Elvis Presley (7.17). Axl’s average score was 6.47.

The poll, which took place on NME.COM saw 10 million votes being cast, 4000 Facebook comments.

Matt Bellamy from Muse was the only singer within the Top 20 to have emerged in the past 25 years. He made Number 11. Meanwhile, Aretha Franklin landed at Number 10, making her the only woman in the Top Ten. As the chart stands, nine of the Top 20 are dead.

Photo Gallery - 20 greatest singers, as voted by you

The full Top 20 was:

 1. Michael Jackson
 2. Freddie Mercury
 3. Elvis Presley
 4. Axl Rose
 5. John Lennon
 6. David Bowie
 7. Robert Plant
 8. Paul McCartney
 9. Stevie Wonder
 10. Aretha Franklin
 11. Matt Bellamy
 12. Ray Charles
 13. Jim Morrison
 14. Bob Marley
 15. Elton John
 16. Kurt Cobain
 17. Steven Tyler
 18. Mick Jagger
 19. Marvin Gaye
 20. Tina Turner

source: www.nme.com

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