The year 2011 gave us Adele, The Hangover 2, the death of Steve Jobs and his subsequent biography and the iPhone 4s, but what about 2012?   The saying, "What's old is new again" sums up what we know about 2012 (so far) in music.  Van Halen reunites, Bruce Springsteen may tour and U2 plans for the future.  But what about movies, books and gadgets?

No one knows who the next Adele will be, but Rolling Stone has a look at some of what we can expect to see in music in 2012.

In movies, look for more Superhero's as the Dark Knight, Spiderman and more hit theaters.

Are books more your thing?  Coming to a nightstand near you, here's some of the biggest new releases for 2012.

And last, but not least ... the gadgets.  Apple, Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo are all rumored to be releasing updates for their most popular product lines.

According to those crazy Mayans, 2012 is it. So make it a good one!