Weekend Rock Question: Which Musician is the Best Dancer of All Time?

Cast your vote in our weekly poll

July 8, 2011 5:20 PM ET
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Last week, we asked Rolling Stone readers to name their favorite pop queen of all time – and we compiled the votes into a top 10 list.

Our question for you this week is: Which musician is the best dancer of all time? Feel free to consider disco stars, teen pop idols, R&B legends or even rockers like those guys in OK Go if that's your idea of fancy footwork. 

You can vote here in the comments, on facebook.com/rollingstone or on Twitter with the #weekendrock hashtag.

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