The first posthumous album from Aaliyah is coming soon.
In a new interview, the singer’s uncle, Barry Hankerson, announced that the forthcoming release is landing in January 2022. Watch the announcement below.
Barry Hankerson confirms Aaliyah’s new “album” will be dropping this month. pic.twitter.com/n7AQpfvESr
— AALIYAH LEGION (@AaliyahLegion) January 4, 2022
So far, a collaboration with The Weeknd, entitled Poison, has been released. Unstoppable also features guest appearances from Drake, Snoop Dogg, Future and Ne-Yo. In a recent interview with Billboard, Hankerson described the album as “vintage R&B with strong vocals”.
Listen to Poison via the player above, and read: 13 artists on the timeless allure of Aaliyah’s self-titled masterpiece.