John Lennon

Readers of NME in England have decided that John Lennon is the Ultimate Musical Icon.

Over 160,000 readers took part in the poll which saw Oasis singer Liam Gallagher finished in second place just ahead of David Bowie, Alex Turner of the Arctic Monkeys and Kurt Cobain.

Here’s the NME Top 10:

1. John Lennon

2. Liam Gallagher

3. David Bowie

4. Alex Turner

5. Kurt Cobain

6. Amy Winehouse

7. Jimi Hendrix

8. Morrissey

9. Noel Gallagher

10. Ian Curtis