Singer places behind winner Tom Daley
michael baggs
10:27 22nd January 2013

Harry Styles has been ranked the world's hottest male music star in a new poll by Heat magazine to find the world's sexiest man, as he was the highest ranked music star to make the Top Ten.

The X Factor boyband star placed sixth on the annual poll, the highest placing music star behind the likes of Ryan Gosling, Zac Efron, David Beckham, Channing Tatum and poll winner, Tom Daley.

Also in the top ten was Styles' One Direction band mate Zayn Malik, who placed eighth, and yet another X Factor star, Olly Murs, who was ranked the ninth hottest man in the world.

Harry Styles has set temperatures rising with his womanising antics since his rise to fame, having most recently dated US singer Taylor Swift and gave older women an excuse to fantasise when he dated TV presenter Caroline Flack, who is 15 years older than Styles.

Both Styles and Zayn Malik placed in Heat's Top Ten (Daniel Deme/

The top ten, as voted by oestrogen fuelled Heat readers, is as follows:

1. Tom Daley
2. Channing Tatum
3. David Beckham
4. Zac Efron
5. Ryan Gosling
6. Harry Styles
7. Taylor Lautner
8. Zayn Malik
9. Olly Murs
10. Johnny Depp

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