MJ, Pink named best artistes of all time

Last Updated: Oct 08, 2010, 21:28 PM IST

London: He may be dead, but ``King of Pop`` Michael Jackson`s music lives on and the pop icon along with punk princess Pink have been voted the best solo artistes of all time.

In a online survey conducted by the social networking website MySpace, the ‘Thriller’ hitmaker surpassed popstar Justin Timberlake and reggae king Bob Marley, who came second and third respectively.

Among the females, contralto singer Alecia Beth Moore popularly known as Pink triumphed over pop icons Lady Gaga, Madonna and Britney Spears to grab the top spot.

Meanwhile, among the bands, rockers ‘AC DC’ were declared the best, closely followed by ‘Nirvana’ and the ‘Red Hot Chilli Peppers’.

PTI