Aaliyah, 22 — Died Aug. 25, 2001: Aaliyah Dana Haughton, the R&B star known simply as Aaliyah, had filmed the video for her song "Rock the Boat" in the Bahamas and was flying back to Miami when the small plane she was flying in crashed shortly after takeoff, killing seven of eight people aboard. (The eighth person died from injuries soon after.)

Remembering Aaliyah on her Birthday When most of us are 14 years old, we're clumsily navigating the early years of high school. When R&B superstar Aaliyah was she was recording her debut album – the.

Aaliyah 1979 - 2001. 22; recording artist, actress, dancer, model. BEAUTIFUL, BEAUTIFUL.

Aaliyah At the Apollo

Aaliyah Dana Haughton (January 1979 - August was an American recording artist, dancer, actress, and model.

Aaliyah. Ahhh I can't explain how much I loved her and identified with her. I was devastated when I heard that she died.

This beautiful r&b singer at the age of only 22 died in a plane crash about a month before It's a shame America has lost so much that year. Aaliyah, you will continue to be loved and missed.