Country legend Johnny Cash has topped a new list of Awesomely Dead Rock Stars.

The WALK THE LINE singer beat rapper Notorious BIG and one-time labelmate Elvis Presley to claim the number one spot on Blender magazine's quirky poll.

The top 10 is:

1. JOHNNY CASH

2. NOTORIOUS BIG

3. ELVIS PRESLEY

4. Tupac Shakur

5. John Lennon

6. Jimi Hendrix

7. Jerry Garcia

8. Kurt Cobain

9. Bob Marley

1O. Ray Charles