About Aaliyah

Aaliyah Dana Haughton born January 16, 1979, passed away on August 25, 2001.
Born in Brooklyn, NY, later raised in Detroit, MI.

​Aaliyah achieved so much at such a young age with her first album “Age Ain’t Nothin’ but a Number” released in 1994 at the age of 14. Her sophomore album “One in a Million” was released in 1996. In 1998 Aaliyah released the mass hit “Are You That Somebody?” for the Dr. DoLittle Soundtrack. In 2000 Aaliyah released “Try Again” another hit record as she was then known for being the Soundtrack Queen. She took a break after the “One in a Million” album but kept her presence through these soundtracks. As well as starting in her first film “Romeo Must Die”. Other film credits are her role as Akasha in Queen of the Damned, released posthumously in 2002. 

In 2001 Aaliyah released what would be her final and most acclaimed album, “Aaliyah”.

May you rest in peace, Aaliyah. Your humility, talent, and music are missed.
We will help carry your legacy forever.




Donate to the Aaliyah Memorial Fund
Aaliyah Memorial Fund
PO Box 299
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522


Resting Place
Ferncliff Cemetery 
280 Secor Road
Hartsdale, NY 10530
Rosewood Mausoleum
Unit 4A Tier CC Private Section, Crypt 3


Weeping Willow Tree
Cherry Hill Fountain and next to Strawberry Fields
Central Park, NYC
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Trust Paving Stone
Literary Park 
Central Park, NY 
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