Buzz Bites (12/15/11): Adele Reacts To 'Rolling In The Deep' Being Named MTV's Best Song Of 2011

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+ Adele's "Rolling In The Deep" was named MTV's Best Song Of 2011. She told MTV News that she didn't know how big it would become. "I thought it would be more a tastemaker vibe than a hit," she wrote. Uh, WRONG! (MTV News)

+ Lady Gaga topped Forbes' Top-Earning Women in Music in 2011 list. Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Celine Dion and Adele round out the Top 5. (MTV News)

+ Common's The Dreamer/The Believer album includes guests John Legend, Nas and Maya Angelou. It drops Dec. 20, but you can hear the full album stream now. (Rap-Up)

+ Watch Katy Perry's "10 Most Fascinating People" interview with Barbara Walters. Perry opens up about her childhood, career struggles and personal life. (Neon Limelight)

+ Watcha doing next October? R. Kelly's inviting folks to a  "Love Letter Cruise" where he'll apparently perform and cruise with attendees around the Caribbean. "Come aboard and join me as I sail away on my first annual Love Letter Cruise," he tweeted. (Pitchfork)

+ Machine Gun Kelly was named 2011's Hottest Breakthrough MC by MTV's Rapfix. Not bad for someone who graduated high school in 2008. (Rapfix)