From weirdo R&B to epic hardcore to a certain heartbroken British singer-songwriter, 2011 offered a diverse array of quality full-lengths that we kept replaying in our offices. The whole team weighed in and the votes have been tallied, so now it's time to check out the Billboard staff's picks for the top 10 albums of 2011, and tell us your personal favorites of the year in the comments section below.
'The Big Roar'
'House of Balloons'
'David Comes To Life'
'Watch The Throne'
text by Jason Lipshutz and Jillian Mapes