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American R&B singer and actress Aaliyah was born Aaliyah Dana Haughton on January 16, 1979. After being discovered on the television show Star Search, Aaliyah was signed to Jive Records and released her first album Age Ain't Nothing But A Number with the help of R&B singer R. Kelly, selling over three million albums. The singer then starred in movies such as Romeo Must Die and Queen of the Damned, and released her final and most successful album Aaliyah in July 2001. Tragically, Aaliyah died on August 25, 2001 in a plane crash.