Michael Jackson is voted the greatest music icon ever in an online poll carried by CNN’s new art and culture show in conjunction with music magazine Songlines. People were asked to vote for their top five most iconic musicians of all time. Almost 100,000 people participated in the poll.
No female artists made the list, although U.S. pop queen, Madonna came in at number six, narrowly missing a place. Here’s the list of top 5 global music icons of all times.