What list is that? Since you failed to provide the link you were so excited about showing us...
The rolling stone list (which is what I was talking about) had Freddie at 18.
Here's the link: 100 Greatest Male Rock Vocalists
This list actually goes to 200.
Forget about Mercury vs. McCartney, what I want to know is how is Lou Gramm of Foreigner only at #60? Now that's a travesty!