Aaliyah

Jul
26
Timbaland Apologizes to Chris Brown for Aaliyah Comments

Timbaland and Chris Brown

Timbaland is apologizing to Chris Brown over comments he made about his Aaliyah collaboration.

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Jun
17
Video: Chris Brown f/ Aaliyah – ‘Don’t Think They Know’

Chris Brown

After a few delays, Chris Brown debuts the video for “Don’t Think They Know,” the second single off his upcoming album X (July 16). A shirtless Breezy rides through Compton and kicks it with kids in the neighborhood in the black-and-white clip.

“[I'm] bringing both worlds together and trying to uplift the poverty side of the community and show them where I’m from,” explained Chris.

The song features vocals from the late Aaliyah, who appears via a hologram. “Hope this new single inspires change and unity! Life is a Gift. I love doing what I do. All the little things count!” he tweeted.

The video is dedicated to those we’ve lost including Aaliyah and his friend Lil Frogg.

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Jun
7
Behind the Video: Chris Brown f/ Aaliyah – ‘They Don’t Know’

Chris Brown

Chris Brown took it to the ‘hood while shooting the video for his new single “They Don’t Know” featuring Aaliyah. A shirtless Breezy stormed 60th Street and Cedar Block in L.A. with his gang and kicked it with some kids in the neighborhood in the behind-the-scenes footage.

He later changed into an Angels jersey as his crew stood behind him holding candles in a dimly-lit warehouse. He put on his director’s hat once again, calling the shots alongside his Riveting Entertainment team.

“[I'm] bringing both worlds together and trying to uplift the poverty side of the community and show them where I’m from,” he said.

The song, which appears on his upcoming album X (July 16), was originally set to drop last week, but it has since been delayed.

“Hope this new single inspires change and unity! Life is a Gift. I love doing what I do. All the little things count!” he tweeted.

Hit the block with Breezy.

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May
14
Chris Brown Announces New Single Featuring Aaliyah

Chris Brown and Aaliyah

Chris Brown is calling on an angel for his new single, “They Don’t Know.” The R&B superstar has announced that Aaliyah will be featured on the follow-up to “Fine China.”

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May
11
Sevyn Streeter Covers Aaliyah’s ‘Come Over’

Sevyn Streeter

Taking on an Aaliyah song is a daunting task. But Sevyn Streeter showed that she was more than ready for the challenge. The 26-year-old singer-songwriter, who is signed to Chris Brown’s CBE/Atlantic Records, performed an acoustic cover of Aaliyah’s 2003 hit “Come Over” for The Warner Sound.

She was inspired after taking a trip to Aaliyah’s high school in Detroit. After her visit, she penned an open letter to the late singer.

“From the bottom of my heart, I want to say THANK YOU & I LOVE YOU because you taught me it’s sexy to be cool and it’s cool to just be you!” wrote Sevyn.

Watch her pay tribute to her idol with her rousing rendition.

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Jan
16
New Music: Kris Stephens – ‘One in a Million’ (Aaliyah Cover)

Kris Stephens

On what would have been her 34th birthday, Kris Stephens remembers Aaliyah with a tasteful cover of the late singer’s classic “One in a Million.” The R&B singer-songwriter, who is signed to T.I. and Tank and featured on the latter’s single “Compliments,” channels Babygirl on her seductive rendition, produced by the R&B General.

“My true inspiration…the epitome of beauty…one in a million…I miss and love you,” said Kris, while Tank added, “God blessed the day Aaliyah was born. We celebrate her life, love, and influence on the world.”

Hear Kris pay tribute to the one-and-only Aaliyah.

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Oct
8
Lil Wayne: Drake-Aaliyah Project Is a ‘Good Move’

Drake and Aaliyah

While Drake’s involvement in the posthumous Aaliyah album has sparked controversy, Lil Wayne has come out in support of his Young Money protégé, letting the world know that the project will be “awesome.”

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