2011 was a busy year for news and entertainment and US103.1 gave you some of the best stories around. From the top Pink Floyd songs, to the Beatles on iTunes and even some patriotic love. See what stories made our top 10 list.

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    Ex-Warrant Singer Jani Lane Dies at Age 47

    By Tim Gray

    According to TMZ -- Jani Lane, Ex-Warrant lead singer -- was found dead earlier Thursday eventing. Lane has had a drinking problem in the past and was found guilty of a DUI and sentenced to 120 days in jail in 2010. Lane was 47-years-old.

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    Top 10 Pink Floyd Songs

    By Tim Gray

    Pink Floyd changed the world of Rock 'n Roll with their progressive and psychedelic style of music. To honor Pink Floyd, the US103.1 staff got together to discuss their favorites and choose the top 10 Pink Floyd songs. Sit back, relax and become “comfortably numb,” and enjoy some Pink Floyd.

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    Horrible Bosses’ Trailer: Watch Jennifer Aniston Strip Down to Her Underwear [VIDEO]

    By J. Patrick

    After a number of box-office bombs, it looks like Jennifer Aniston may be ready for a big-screen comeback. The former ‘Friends’ star is one of many famous faces co-starring in the summer comedy ‘Horrible Bosses,’ about three disgruntled coworkers who set out to kill their, well, horrible bosses.

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    Lapeer East Graduate Jake Long on List for Madden ’12 Cover

    By Tim Gray

    Lapeer East graduate Jake Long who was the 2008 NFL First Round Draft Pick is now in the running for the 2012 EA Sports Madden Football Cover. EA Sports is running a voting contest to find out who the fans want to grace the latest edition of Madden ’12.

    Handout, Getty Images
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    More Beatles On iTunes

    Jeff Holbrook

    The Beatles’ ‘LOVE’ album and ‘All Together Now,’ the feature-length documentary about the making of The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil, will make their worldwide digital debuts this month exclusively on the iTunes Store. Both titles are available for pre-order on iTunes starting today in most countries. ‘LOVE’ will be released on iTunes worldwide February 8 and ‘All Together Now’ will follow soon after.

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    Naked Women Caught by Google Street View in Miami, Florida

    By Tim Gray

    While taking this footage of different towns, the Google van has picked up some oddities you wouldn’t believe. Recently while in Miami, Fla., they caught a naked lady on her front porch holding nothing but a jug (image above.) Find what else Google has found over the years.

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    Hippie Fest 2011 – Mark Farner Among Others … Dig It, Dig It

    By Jeff Holbrook

    It happened on August 18th at DTE Energy Music Theatre featuring Dave Mason, Mark Farner, Rick Derringer, Felix Cavaliere's Rascals and Gary Wright. Read what the guys have to say about playing on the tour!

    Scott Gries, Getty Images
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    Have an Off-Beat Thanksgiving Dinner with These 10 Food Items

    By Shauna Wright

    While many Thanksgiving tables will be laden with turkey, stuffing and other more traditional fare, there’s no rule that says you have to blend in with the crowd. In fact, doing something a little different could make you the most popular chef in your social circle — so don’t be afraid to branch out.

    Bojangles, Wikimedia Commons; fotoosvanrobin / gromgull / loridstone, Flickr
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    David Letterman’s Drum Solo Week Performances [VIDEO]

    By Tim Gray

    David Letterman had his first Drum Week ever and started the week with Anton Fig, the drummer for CBS Orchestra, on Tuesday he had Sheila E., Thursday night was jazz musician Roy Haynes, finishing out drum solo week was Rush’s Neil Peart.

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    Top 10 Patriotic Songs

    By Tim Gray

    Just before the Fourth of July we felt it was a good idea to feature some patriotic songs that will get everyone in the spirit for fireworks, barbecues and spending time with family and friends. All the following songs have something to do with our independence, living in America or just may be our National Anthem.

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