News > QUEEN HIT IS A WORLD CHAMPION

Added on 29-Sep-2005

QUEEN classic We Are The Champions has been voted the world's favourite song. Britney Spears' hit Toxic came second while Michael Jackson's Billie Jean was third in a survey of 700,000 Sony Ericsson phone users.



Surprisingly, Queen favourite Bohemian Rhapsody came 26th.



Dee Dutta, Corporate Vice President at Sony Ericsson said of the anthem, led by singer Freddie Mercury: "Its' a classic."



But Michael Jackson had seven songs in a UK-only poll.



GLOBAL TOP TEN: 1.We are the Champions, Queen 2.Toxic, Britney Spears 3. Billie Jean, Michael Jackson 4. Hotel California, The Eagles 5. La Tortura, Shakira 6. Smells Like Teen Spirit, Nirvana 7. Yesterday, The Beatles 8. One, U2 9. Imagine, John Lennon 10. Sultans of swing, Dire Straits.



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