Rock and roll has taught the world many lessons. Perhaps one of its most underrated is this: You don’t have to be tall to be a giant rock star.
In fact, some of the biggest names in rock history could be classified as “short kings.”
What’s a “short king” you may ask? First coined by comedian/writer Jaboukie Young-White, a short king is a slang term of endearment for a man who is under 5’9″, according to Urban Dictionary.
Scroll through the gallery below to see some of rock’s greatest short kings.