Contact Us

Aaliyah’s ‘Age Ain’t Nothing But a Number’ Being Re-Released on Black Friday

George De Sota/Getty Images

Aaliyah‘s music continues to live on.

Legacy Recordings announced plans to celebrate the 20th anniversary of her debut offering, “Age Ain’t Nothing but a Number,” with a special limited-edition release next month the day after Thanksgiving.

A two-LP vinyl edition of the album will be released for the Record Store Day Black Friday event on Nov. 28. The set will feature the rare bonus track “The Thing I Like.”

The disc, which was written and produced by R. Kelly, spawned the top 10 hits “Back & Forth” and “At Your Best (You Are Love).”

Aaliyah died Aug. 25, 2001, in a plane crash at the age of 22. She had just completed shooting her “Rock the Boat” music video in The Bahamas. Named Billboard’s 10th most famous R&B artist of the past 25 years, she released three solo albums, including “One in a Million” in 1996 and “Aaliyah” in 2001.

In addition, Legacy Recordings is preparing limited edition Record Store Day releases of Outkast‘s “Player’s Ball” and Wu-Tang Clan‘s “C.R.E.A.M.”

To mark each Record Store Day, a wide variety of limited-edition vinyl singles, EPs and LPs are sold exclusively at participating independent record shops across the U.S.

Next: Aaliyah's Lifetime Biopic Premieres Nov. 15

Source: The Touch Radio

Best of 1410 The Touch

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://touch1410.production.townsquareblogs.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Never Miss the Latest News from 1410 AM The Touch.