The Best, Aaliyah
The translation of Aaliyah is defined as “The Highest Most Exalted One, The Best“.
This is a fan site dedicated in memory of the multi-talented Aaliyah Dana Haughton.
Jan 16, 1979 – Aug 25, 2001
Latest Blog Posts
- We need your help! (Petition)Hey Aaliyah fans, we need your help in continuing the support of the Induct Aaliyah into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Rock Hall will announce the nominees in less than a week! So let’s keep pushing! If you can post on Instagram &/or Twitter tagging: QuestLove, DMC, Greg Harris, and Nwaka Onwusa inContinue reading “We need your help! (Petition)”
- Petition Amasses Nearly 7,000 SignaturesPetition to Induct Aaliyah in to 2023 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Amasses Nearly 7,000 Signatures • That Grape Juice • 1/23/23 “Despite her untimely death at age 22, Aaliyah managed to accumulate more accolades in her short career than artists many years her senior could ever dream. Beyond selling over 35 million recordsContinue reading “Petition Amasses Nearly 7,000 Signatures”
- Great Outfits in Fashion History: Aaliyah’s Striped Robert Cavalli DressBy: Janelle Sessoms • 1/23/23 • Yahoo! “While all eyes are still on Y2K (though I’m curious to see if designers will start tapping into other decades for the Fall 2023 runways), I personally prefer the ’90s. Slip dresses, baggy pants, kitten heels, chainmail, bucket hats — the decade had so many style-defining pieces thatContinue reading “Great Outfits in Fashion History: Aaliyah’s Striped Robert Cavalli Dress”
By now, there was no question that she reigned as not just The Princess of R&B, but as an all-around certified It Girl. From fashion to music to creative direction, and now film, she had the culture in her angelic, assertive chokehold. She possessed an unclassifiable, intangible cool — an effortless visionary in head-to-toe tomboy Tommy Hilfiger with a full, glossy face of makeup who existed outside and beyond the boxes of sound, style, gender, and any others she encountered. It was tough to understand the scope of her influence at a time when pop culture was booming the way it was — churning out an overflow of icons and output, particularly when it came to women in R&B and pop music. But even without hindsight’s clarity, it was certain Aaliyah was special.
– Amileah Sutliff
Keeping her Legacy Alive
A Fan Club created by fellow affiliate, Strawliyah owner of Aaliyah Unleashed. A way for fans to connect and talk to other Aaliyah fans with monthly topics & special guests!
Join: Club House – Aaliyah’s Room