More not-so-important stuff that we tweeted about but not blog yet
This is the 2nd time that AKB48 has performed in Best Artist, but the first for SKE48.
The host of this year's Best Artist will be Arashi's Sakura Sho for the 3rd time running, and will be be co-hosted by NTV announcers Hatori Shinichi and Suzue Nana. This year's theme is "cheering Japan up with music".
Official Website: http://www.ntv.co.jp/best-artist/
Best Artist 2011 will be aired live on November 30th at 7:00PM JST, on NTV.
Sandaime J Soul Brothers
Tackey & Tsubasa
Dream Morning Musume
Hey! Say! JUMP