Timbaland and Aaliyah have a legendary musical relationship, collaboratively spawning some of the singer’s most iconic hits off her second studio album One in a Million. Ever since her tragic 2001 death, there’s been curiosity surrounding Timbaland’s collection of unreleased tunes. Now the producer’s gifted us with a taste of what he’s been selfishly hiding all these years.
The producer’s newly released mixtape King Stays King features an Aaliyah song called, “Shakin,” which recalls her early ’90s R&B sound, polished with a contemporary finish. Listen to her triumphant posthumous return, below: