Who was aaliyah dating before she died
Followed by two more albums, One in a Million and the self-titled Aaliyah, she has sold a total of 32 million albums worldwide, the success has also earn her five Grammys nominations.
On August 25, 2001, at pm (EST), just after finishing filming of the music video to "Rock the Boat", Aaliyah and various members of her record company boarded a twin engine Cessna 402B (N8097W) at Marsh Harbour, Abaco Island, Bahamas to travel to Opa-locka Airport near Miami, Florida.
Aaliyah Dana Haughton (January 16, 1979 - August 25, 2001), better known as Aaliyah (pronounced /ÉËliËÉ/), was an American R&B and pop singer and actress. Kelly, Aaliyah became famous during the mid-1990s with several hit records from the songwriting/production team of Missy Elliott and Timbaland.
She found success with her debut album Age Ain't Nothing but a Number, while introducing a "street but sweet" look which would become her trademark throughout her career.
“And I was like, ' Don't get on it.' And she was just like, ' You know, I gotta do it.' You know, it was a complicated situation, but she had to go do that video." Aaliyah wrapped shooting for “Rock the Boat” early and decided to leave the Abaco Islands one day ahead of schedule.
Instead of hopping aboard the G5 that the pop star and her crew originally intended to use to fly back to the States, they took a smaller jet — a choice that led to one of the music industry’s biggest losses. You know, and what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger and you just gotta deal with the cards that life deals you." A few years later after Aaliyah’s death, Dash married fashion designer Rachel Roy.
On her way home from a music video shoot in 2001, a plane crash killed Aaliyah and eight members of her film crew. She was also an executive producer of the movie's soundtrack and performed the hit single "Try Again," which netted her a second Grammy nomination as well as two MTV Music Video Awards for Best Female Video and Best Video From a Film.