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1994 - R&B newcomer Aaliyah released her freshman debut, "Age Aint Nothin But A Number," in June of 1994. The project landed at #18 on the Billboard 200.
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1994 - Though she denied a much publicized relationship with R. Kelly, VIBE Magazine revelaed a marriage certificate listing the two as an official couple. The marriage was later anulled by her parents.
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1995 - Toward the latter part of 1995, Aaliyah severed ties with Jive Records and forged a new recording relationship with Atlantic Records.
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1996 - Aaliyah released her sophomore effort, "One In A Million." The set went on to sell two million copies in the U.S. and eight million copies worldwide.
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1996 - "One In A Million" also marked the beginning of Aaliyah, Missy and Timbaland's working relationship.
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1997 - Shortly after graduating from the Detroit High School For The Performing Arts with a 4.0, Aaliyah made her acting debut in the hit drama series, "New York Undercover."
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1998 - After appearing on the soundtrack for "Anastasia," Aaliyah then performed the cut at the 1998 Academy Awards. Her performance pegged her as the youngest performer in Academy Awards history.
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2000 - Aaliyah snatched her first major movie role in the film "Romeo Must Die." The singer also served as an executive producer to the film's soundtrack.
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2000 - "Try Again," the lead single from the "Romeo Must Die" soundtrack made Aaliyah the first artist to top the Billboard 100 Chart based solely on radio airplay.
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2000 - In addition to her Billboard success, Aaliyah nabbed several accolades from the 2000 VMAs and a Grammy Award nomination for Best Female R&B Vocalist.