Cyrus Poncha | 10 Sep 2006
Most successful Indian descent Musician
Freddie Mercury was born to Indian parents and studied in Maharashtra before immigrating to the UK.
His songs “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “We Are the Champions” have each been claimed, in separate polls, as the world’s favourite song.
An Ericsson poll of 600,000 people in 66 different countries found “We Are the Champions” to be the world’s most popular tune.
Poll by Guinness World, found “Bohemian Rhapsody” to be the world’s most popular song.
Feeddie Mercury No 1 on Digital dream door list of the 100 greatest rock vocalists , Highest ranked hard rock vocalist by BBC Radio’s Greatest English language singers poll, at tenth spot overall, Second in MTV’s 22, No. 58 spot in the 2002 BBC List of “100 Greatest Britons” voted for by the public.