On October 20,, Billboard relaunched many of its charts by incorporating the same methodology used for determining the rankings on the Billboard Hot 100 by a combination of sales, airplay, and streaming activity. Included in those changes were the R& B/ Hip- Hop Songs and Rap Songs charts, as well as the introduction of the R& B Songs chart.
To buy and download the songs you must have Apple' s iTunes player installed on your system.
The top hip hop songs chart is updated daily. On February 18,, Kollegah and Farid Bang topped the German album charts with their collabo album Jung, brutal, gutaussehend 2 selling 80, 000 copies in the release week.