The Best of 2011: The Year in Music ArticlesNews December 09, 2011 8:55 AM EST The Best of 2011: The Year in Music 0 0 0 0 Chart Article Artist of the year. The 100 biggest hits of the last 12 months. The 200 albums you had on infinite repeat all year. Watch clips from the biggest-selling tours of the year. Photos of the Year 2011 Readers Poll Results Gone But Not Forgotten: Stars We Lost The Top 20 Music Moments of 2011 The Best & Worst Dressed of 2011 The Year In Arrests Music's Top 10 Viral Videos of 2011 Critics' Picks: 10 Best Albums of 2011 Critics' Picks: 20 Best Singles of 2011 Adele: The 'Artist of the Year' Q&A 11 Artists' Favorite Albums of 2011 The Year in Pop The Year in Hip-Hop/R&B The Year in Country The Year in Rock The Year in Latin The Year in Touring Order The Year-End Issue of Billboard Hot 100 Songs Billboard 200 Albums Artists of the Year Top 25 Tours R&B/Hip-Hop Songs R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Country Songs Country Albums Rock Songs Rock Albums Pop Songs Latin Songs Latin Albums Soundtracks Dance/Club Play Songs How We Charted The Year View All 2011 Year End Charts Pages1 2 next › Print Tagged Shakira and Mumford & Sons, MySpace, AOL, Justin Bieber, Silvio Pietroluongo, Billboard charts, Billboard Hot 100, Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems, Marketing, Nielsen SoundScan View the discussion thread.