That Adele's "21" will rank as the year's top-selling album is no surprise - the English singer-songwriter's hits "Rolling in the Deep" and "Someone Like You" dominated playlists in 2011.
The new album of JJ Lin may be titled "Lost N Found", but fans will have no trouble finding his presence in the music scene.
Rihanna's single "We Found Love" on Thursday held the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for the eighth straight week.
Lady Gaga towered over other female musicians in 2011, heading a list of top earning women with an estimated $90 million in income.
Chinese vocalist Chen Junhua will hold a concert with the RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra on Dec 20 at the Wiener Konzerthaus.
Chang Sisi won gold in the folk genre at the recent Eighth China Music Golden Bell Award ceremony in Guangdong province's capital Guangzhou.
Lady Gaga was in the Christmas spirit at Z100's annual Jingle Ball concert, but her version of "White Christmas" would have made Bing Crosby blush.
British singer Adele made Billboard history on Friday when she became the first female singer to be named top artist, have the top album, "21," and score the top single, "Rolling in the Deep," all in one year.
British singer Adele continued on her train of success on Wednesday as Rolling Stone magazine named her album "21" and single "Rolling In The Deep" the best of 2011.
Black Eyed Peas singer, Will.I.Am, will join Grammy-award-winning John Legend and Chinese-American pop singers, like Coco Lee, to perform at a charity concert in Beijing.
Yang Kun has spent the past decade singing sad songs and will stage a solo concert presenting his hits, including On That Day and The Wrangler.
Chinese rockers are sounding out the North-South divide.