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Following their divorce in 2009, they had a bitter custody battle.
; January 16, 1979 – August 25, 2001) was an American singer, actress, and model.
Aaliyah's cousin, Jomo Hankerson, said Aaliyah had been a star well before the world knew her name.
"We always knew Aaliyah could be something special," he said.
Kelly, Aaliyah ended her contract with Jive and signed with Atlantic Records.
Aaliyah worked with record producers Timbaland and Missy Elliott for her second album, One in a Million, which sold 3 million copies in the United States and over eight million copies worldwide.
In 2000, Aaliyah appeared in her first film, Romeo Must Die.
She released her third and final album, Aaliyah, in July 2001.
On August 25, 2001, Aaliyah and eight others were killed in a plane crash in the Bahamas after filming the music video for the single "Rock the Boat".
At age 12, Aaliyah signed with Jive Records and her uncle Barry Hankerson's Blackground Records. Kelly, who became her mentor, as well as lead songwriter and producer of her debut album, Age Ain't Nothing but a Number.