Michael Jackson's THRILLER has topped a new list of 'greatest songs' released since 1980.

The 1982 pop hit beat Outkast's B.O.B and GUNS N' ROSES SWEET CHILD O'MINE in the new Blender magazine list.

Despite not appearing in the top 20, Prince has more entries in the 500 Greatest Songs poll than any other artist, with seven.

Madonna follows closely behind with six.

The top 10 is:

1. THRILLER - MICHAEL JACKSON

2. B.O.B - OUTKAST

3. SWEET CHILD O'MINE - GUNS N' ROSES

4. ONE - U2

5. SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT - NIRVANA

6. LIKE A PRAYER - MADONNA

7. LOVE WILL TEAR US APART - JOY DIVISION

8. SUCKER MCS - RUN-DMC

9. ...BABY ONE MORE TIME - BRITNEY SPEARS

10. IN DA CLUB - 50 CENT.