Do you think it would be a Beyonce if Aaliyah was here with us?
Aaliyah Dana Haughton (January 16, 1979 – August 25, 2001), who performed under the mononym Aaliyah, was an American recording artist, dancer, actress and model. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and was raised in Detroit, Michigan. At the age of 10, she appeared on the television show Star Search and performed in concert alongsideGladys Knight. At age 12, Aaliyah signed with Jive Records and her uncle Barry Hankerson’sBlackground Records. Hankerson introduced her to R. Kelly, who became her mentor, as well as lead songwriter and producer of her debut album.
Aaliyah is your Afternoon Beauty… enjoy!
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