Makeba & Bhosle Join Beatles & Stones On Icons List

Beloved world music superstars MIRIAM MAKEBA, ASHA BHOSLE and YOUSSOU N'DOUR have joined the BEATLES, the ROLLING STONES, MICHAEL JACKSON and MADONNA on a definitive new list of music icons from the past 50 years.
Music experts at CNN and Songlines magazine have joined forces to find the world's number one icon and they've announced a shortlist of 20 online.
Also making the list: Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Bob Marley, Celia Cruz, Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan and Arabic superstar Khaled.
Colombian star Juanes, 37, is the youngest name on the shortlist.
Fans are being asked to vote for their favourite artist and the winner will be announced on 25 August (10).


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OK SO WHERE CAN WE VOTE FOR MICHAEL????WHATS THE WEBSITE?
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Yep, where can I vote for Michael? I don't want to miss this opportunity .....MJ is definitely the best.....
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We want vote fo Michael ,He is the King of pop ,the king, it s meaning the 1st one!!! Where CAN we vote????
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there is only one person to vote for MICHAEL JACKSON
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I voted for MICHAEL JACKSON, this the same voting one for CNN in Europe......
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I voted for MICHAEL JACKSONThey tell you to vote for the top 5 most Iconic musicians.....
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