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

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.