8.25.2015

Janet Jackson Pens Note to Aaliyah

On the 14th anniversary of Aaliyah’s death, Janet Jackson has written a touching note to the dearly departed star.

Janet posted a picture on Twitter of a handwritten note. “What I shared with u ever sacred everlasting N it’s pure + it will endure. I love u Aaliyah. #RIP,” she said.

She captioned the post with lyrics from her 1997 hit “Together Again”: “I know u r there shining down on me.”

Aaliyah was known to be a fan of Janet’s and wanted to work with her. “I admire her a great deal. She’s a total performer,” she once gushed in an interview, adding, “I’d love to do a duet with her.”

Janet is not the only one remembering Babygirl. Other celebrities including Diddy, Keyshia Cole, and Usher took time out to pay their respects.