Outrage as Rollingstone names Burna Boy as No. 197 on their list of “The 200 Greatest Singers of All Time,” while leaving out legendary singer Celine Dion.
Nigeria’s Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti was ranked 188th, Sade Adu was ranked 51st, and Aretha Franklin and Whitney Houston were ranked first and second, respectively.
Other notable names on the list include Billie Eilish, Beyonce, Rihanna, The Weekend, Miriam Mekeba, Youssouf N’Dour, Michael Jackson, Mary J Blidge, Taylor Swift, John Lennon, Michael Jackson, Adele, Brandy, Frank Ocean, Alicia Keys, SZA, Mark Anthony, Erykah Badu, and others.
This list sparked a lot of discussion on the microblogging site Twitter, where users expressed their disappointment in Rolling Stone for not including Celine Dion and Michael Jackson.