Aaliyah

Aug
9
Timbaland and Missy Elliott Will Be Involved in Aaliyah Album

Timbaland and Missy Elliott

Timbaland and Missy Elliott helped craft Aaliyah’s trademark sound, and now fans will be able to hear them make magic once again on a posthumous album.

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Aug
9
Drake: New Aaliyah Album Coming This Year

Drake and Aaliyah

Drake surprised Aaliyah fans when he debuted a new song called “Enough Said” over the weekend. But there’s more where that came from. The Young Money rapper shared details about a posthumous album from the late singer.

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Aug
5
New Music: Aaliyah f/ Drake – ‘Enough Said’

Enough Said

Drake’s love for Aaliyah is no secret. The Young Money rapper has shown his appreciation for the late singer with a tattoo and sampled her music on his debut Thank Me Later. Now he realizes a dream by collaborating with her on “Enough Said.” The understated record, produced by longtime Drake collaborator Noah “40” Shebib, features bars from Drizzy (“Selling under 150, you ni**as gotta be kidding”) complemented by Aaliyah’s haunting vocals.

Drake will reportedly executive produce an upcoming posthumous album from Aaliyah. Expect him to perform the song live for the first time tonight at OVO Fest in Toronto.

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Apr
10
Timbaland Talks Missy Elliott, Drake, & Aaliyah on ‘The Breakfast Club’

Charlamagne, Timbaland, Angela Yee, and DJ Envy

Timbaland kept it real when he stopped by Power 105.1’s “The Breakfast Club.” The super-producer reminisced on the past and looked to the future, speaking about the return of Missy Elliott, his upcoming album Shock Value III (which he personally calls Ezekiel’s Wheel), a Drake and Aaliyah collaboration, and where Aaliyah would be if she was alive today.

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Apr
6
VH1 Revisits Aaliyah’s ‘Behind the Music’ Special [Full Episode]

Aaliyah

More than 10 years after her tragic death, VH1 celebrated the life and legacy of Aaliyah by airing an updated version of its 2001 special “Behind the Music.” From her meteoric rise to her tragic death, the one-hour episode features new footage and commentary from her family and peers including Missy Elliott and hip-hop journalist Nelson George. A young Aaliyah is seen performing her chilling cover of Gloria Estefan’s “Anything for You” and recalling her appearance on “Star Search.” Look back on an astonishing career cut short.

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Mar
31
Drake Hints at Posthumous Aaliyah Collaboration

Drake and Aaliyah

Drake has never been shy about his love for Aaliyah. The “Take Care” rapper has tattooed the late singer’s face on his back and sampled her song on his debut Thank Me Later. While he never got a chance to work with her while she was alive, he revealed that a posthumous collaboration may be in the works.

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Jan
16
Happy 33rd Birthday Aaliyah

Aaliyah

Thirty-three years ago music gained an angel. Today we remember the legacy of Aaliyah Dana Haughton on what would have been her birthday. Although her life was cut short, her music will live on forever. R.I.P. Babygirl.

What is your favorite memory of Aaliyah? Reminisce below.

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