Cast your vote now at NME.COM/ultimateicon
NME announced today (March 21) that it is launching a new search to find the Ultimate Musical Icon of the last 60 years.
To celebrate NME‘s 60th birthday, we’re going to be crowning the ultimate musical icon from the magazine’s lifetime and we’re leaving the decision about who it is entirely down to you.
The shortlist for the honour features 60 people, including Elvis Presley, Kurt Cobain, Joe Strummer, Madonna, Alex Turner, Morrissey, Noel Gallagher, Bjork, Patti Smith, Matt Bellamy and over 50 others. To vote now, head to NME.COM/ultimateicon and click on your choice.
To find out more about the search for NME’s Ultimate Musical Icon of the last 60 years and to see who Kasabian, Florence And The Machine, The Maccabees, The Who’s Roger Daltrey, Katy B and Marina And The Diamonds name as their ultimate icon, pick up the latest issue of NME. It’s on UK newsstands and available digitally now.
The shortlist for the NME’s Ultimate Icon of the last 60 years is as follows: