First Album Released: 1998
Last Album Released: 2015
Popular 90's Song: stranger in my house
Tamia Marilyn Hill, and known professionally as Tamia, is a Grammy-nominated Canadian R&B singer-songwriter whose music spans several genres: R&B, neo soul, hip hop soul, pop, gospel, jazz, and soft rock. She is best known for her 2001 hit "Stranger in My House".
In early-to-mid 1995, Tamia, who has three-octave vocal range, began recording her eponymous debut album. The album's first single, "You Put a Move On My Heart", a cover of the 1993 song by British singer Mica Paris, was released on December 2, 1995, which was produced by Quincy Jones, off of his Q's Jook Joint album, charted at #98 on the Billboard Hot 100, and became Tamia's first Top 40 hit on the R&B charts, peaking at #12.