Saturday, September 6, 2008
David Bowie Tops Gayest Record Poll
David Bowie's The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust has been voted the gayest record of all time.
The list, which features in Out magazine, was compiled by 100 gay actors, musicians and critics.
Boy George, Rufus Wainwright and Jake Shears were among the artists voting.
Bowie's seminal 1972 release beat The Smiths' self-titled debut to the top spot. Other acts in the top ten included Elton John, Judy Garland and Madonna.
The top ten in full:
1. David Bowie - The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars
2. The Smiths - The Smiths
3. Tracy Chapman - Tracy Chapman
4. Indigo Girls - Indigo Girls
5. Judy Garland - Judy At Carnegie Hall
6. The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead
7. Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
8. Madonna - The Immaculate Collection
9. Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual
10. Antony And The Johnsons - I Am A Bird Now
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