Aaliyah: she was an American singer she was an actress and she is a dancer and a model. She has been credited for helping to redefine contemporary R&B, pop and hip hop and earning her the nicknames the princess of R&B and queen of urban pop.
Her full name is Aaliyah Dana Haughton. She born on 16th January 1979 at Brooklyn New York United States. She died on 25th August 2001 at Marsh Harbour, The Bahamas.
In the year 2001 on August 25th she died at the age of 22 in an airplane accident in the Bahamas. Her music had commercial success.
She has sold 8.1 million albums in the United States and an estimated of 24 to 32 million albums worldwide. Billboard less her as the 10th most successful female R&B artist of the first 25 years. She has received three American Music Awards and 2 MTV VMA along with 5 Grammy award nominations.