Top Music Artists of 2011

Billboard recently released the year end charts of 2011. Below we bring you the top 10 artists of 2011 as published by them. The rankings are based on Top 200 weekly chart performance of their songs. It is not a surprise that Adele made it to #1 as her songs got so much airplay and her album was #1 for several weeks. Kay Perry had 5 #1 songs from the same album, something no artist has been able to achieve before. She was the #3 artist. Here are the rankings:
1- Adele
2- Rihanna
3- Katy Perry
4- Lady Gaga
5- Lil Wayne
6- Bruno Mars
7- Niki Minaj
8- Taylor Swift
9- Justin Bieber
10- Chris Brown