10, making it the highest debut of her career on that chart.

This year has been a great one for hip-hop and R&B music, with a host of talented newcomers serving up anthemic songs and taking spots usually held by lauded veterans.

However, respected heavy hitters in both genres also reminded us why we shouldn’t count them out with the release of tracks that climbed to the top of the charts.

In June, The Boom Box showcased 10 tunes that grabbed a hold of listeners’ eardrums for the first half of the year.

Now, here’s a list of the best songs that ruled the latter half.

From Jill Scott to Drake, Chris Brown to Meek Mill, their respective tracks ruled airwaves and i Pods everywhere.

‘So in Love,’ a single off Jill Scott‘s ‘The Light of the Sun’ LP, had one of the quickest rises on the charts this year, debuting at No.43 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs chart, and then peaking at No.Though the So In Love hitmaker tried to keep it a more low-ley affair, her new husband's pal DJ Mars couldn't help but take to social media to share several pictures and videos from the celebratory event.Even Mike's longtime pal seemed to be surprised about the wedding as he explained in a video post of the cake cutting as he wrote: 'So my man called me a year ago and said,"Mars I need you to DJ my wedding...don't get booked on June 25th 2016"! #djmarsapproved.'Mars posted a video of the big reveal along with the caption: 'So, Mike Dobson called me and said I'm going to surprise my wife during the reception and have Big Daddy Kane perform. 'So im gassed because I'm on the phone strategizing with arguably one of the best rappers period(top 5 of anyone's list)! No one knew but me and the husband knew he was about to perform.Having a blast: Though the 44-year-old singer tried to keep it a more low-ley affair, her new husband's pal DJ Mars couldn't help but take to social media to share several pictures and videos from the celebratory event'I've known Mike for almost 20 years, but dude could have alluded to the fact that he was marrying Jill Scott(lol)! So, Mike Dobson called me and said I'm going to surprise my wife during the reception and have Big Daddy Kane perform. So im gassed because I'm on the phone strategizing with arguably one of the best rappers period(top 5 of anyone's list)! No one knew but me and the husband knew he was about to perform.Dude walks in and they didn't even recognize him until he starts rapping.