Bob Dylan's LIKE A ROLLING STONE has topped rock bible ROLLING STONE's new 500 Greatest Songs Of All Time poll.

Stars like Elvis Costello, Ozzy Osbourne, Cameron Crowe, Slash and JONI MITCHELL were among the 150-plus celebrities and journalists who voted for the top tune.

And they picked Dylan's anthem ahead of another 1965 hit, THE ROLLING STONES' (I CAN'T GET NO) SATISFACTION.

THE BEATLES scored the most hits on the list with 23 - nine more than rivals The Rolling Stones - and the 1960s was named the best decade for songs, with 202 tunes making the list.

The top 10 on the latest Rolling Stone list is:

1. LIKE A ROLLING STONE - BOB DYLAN

2. (I CAN'T GET NO) SATISFACTION

3. IMAGINE - JOHN LENNON

4. WHAT'S GOING ON - MARVIN GAYE

5. RESPECT - ARETHA FRANKLIN

6. GOOD VIBRATIONS - THE BEACH BOYS

7. JOHNNY B GOODE - CHUCK BERRY

8. HEY JUDE - THE BEATLES

9. SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT - NIRVANA

10. WHAT'D I SAY - RAY CHARLES.

18/11/2004 02:31