Nominations poured in in all of the categories and the five artists / bands with the most nods in each category were named as finalists. Voting opened on Friday, February 11th at 12:01 am ET and ran until 11:59 pm ET on March 8th.
Old favorites went head to head with new faces. Thousands of votes were cast and the winners were determined. To see who the most popular Christian Artists and Bands of 2011 are, click through this gallery to see the winners (and their margin of victory) in each category.