Aaliyah has achieved two new certifications from the Recording Affiliation of America (RIAA).
Her iconic 1996 single “One in a Million,” the title observe to her sophomore album, has been licensed gold for promoting greater than 500,000 equal models.
The Timbaland-produced traditional spent six weeks at No. 1 on Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart. It’s the second track from One in a Million to obtain an award.
“The One I Gave My Coronary heart To” was licensed gold in October 1997. Earlier than that, the album was licensed 2x multi-platinum in June 1997 for promoting over two million copies.
Aaliyah’s 1998 track “Are You That Any person” has additionally acquired a gold award. It was launched because the lead single from the Dr. Dolittle soundtrack.
“Are You That Any person” was produced by Timbaland, who co-wrote the observe with Static Main.
It scored Aaliyah her first Grammy nomination on the forty first Grammy Awards for Finest Feminine R&B Vocal Efficiency.
On Billboard, the track spent eight weeks at No. 1 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart and peaked at No. 21 on the Scorching 100.
Aaliyah’s new RIAA certifications come almost two years after receiving a platinum plaque for her posthumous vocals on Chris Brown‘s “Don’t Assume They Know.”
In December 2021, Aaliyah’s label Blackground Data launched a posthumous single, “Poison,” that includes The Weeknd. It peaked at No. 22 on Billboard’s Grownup R&B Airplay chart.
“Poison” was dubbed because the lead single from her album, Unstoppable, which was initially set to launch in January 2022 on Blackground Data 2.0/EMPIRE. Nevertheless, it has but to see the sunshine.
The posthumous album was reportedly set to function Ne-Yo, Snoop Dogg, Future and extra.
Stream “One in a Million” and “Are You That Any person” under.