On this day in 1996, Aaliyah released her second studio album, ‘One in a Million’.
The album included the singles ‘If Your Girl Only Knew’, ‘One in a Million’, ‘Got to Give It Up’, ‘4 Page Letter’, ‘Hot Like Fire’, and ‘The One I Gave My Heart To’.
The album has been certified Double Platinum in the US, where it peaked at #18. It has sold over 8 million copies worldwide.
After Aaliyah’s passing in 2001, the album went to #1 on the Top Catalog Albums chart for 12 weeks.
Aaliyah’s ‘One in a Million’ album has recently been made available digitally for the first time ever, as well as most of the music videos from that era.
More studio albums and compilations from Aaliyah will be released in September and October this year. The Blackground Records website shows the full details of all upcoming releases, which includes CDs, box sets, cassettes and vinyls.
Watch the music videos below: