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Damon Dash: 'I Told Aaliyah Not To Get On The Plane She Died On'

The singer was one of nine passengers killed in The Bahamas, where the twin-engine plane they were traveling in crashed shortly after take-off. At the time of her death, she was dating Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder...

Photographer Sues Over Aaliyah Images

Eric Johnson, who took pictures of the singer two months before her death in 2001, has filed a lawsuit in Manhattan Federal Court against bosses of Fvmous Clothing and Renasia Couture stores in...

R. Kelly Opens Up About Childhood Sexual Abuse

The I Believe I Can Fly star kept the alleged abuse hidden opening up about it in his 2012 memoir, Soulacoaster, and now he is revealing more about the incidents that occurred when...

Lost Aaliyah Track Appears On New Timberland Mixtape

The tragic singer, who lost her life in a plane crash in 2001, is among the names listed as guests on Timbaland Kings Stay Kings. The hitmaker, who worked with Aaliyah on...

Aaliyah's Family Releasing First Official Fragrance

Aaliyah's mother and brother, Diane and Rashad Haughton, have teamed up with bosses at perfume company Xyrena to release the first official fragrance. A press release from Rashad reads, "It has been...

Missy Elliott Pays Tribute To Late Stars At Festival

During her set, which included a cameo from rap newcomer Sharaya J, the Work It hitmaker asked fans to hold up the light on their cell phones for a special tribute. Before...

Janet Jackson Remembers Aaliyah

Janet Jackson paid tribute to Aaliyah on the 14th anniversary of her death on Tuesday (25.08.15).The 49-year-old singer declared her love for her late friend, who died in a plane crash in the Bahamas at...

Janet Jackson Remembers Aaliyah On Death Anniversary

Fans and friends flooded Twitter.com with notes and thoughts about the late star, who lost her life in a 2001 plane crash, aged 22, and Jackson wanted to make sure her followers knew...

Timbaland Vs. Lifetime's Aaliyah Biopic: It's On.

So apparently, Timbaland (along with the rest of the world) isn’t thrilled with Lifetime’s depiction of Aaliyah’s life. The producer, who mentored Aaliyah through her rapid rise to fame has spoken out on the film,...

Timbaland Blasts Aaliyah Tv Biopic

Superproducer Timbaland has criticised the new Tv biopic based on the life of R&B star Aaliyah in an expletive-filled rant on social media.The hitmaker was close friends with the Try Again singer up until the...

Meet Missy Elliot And Timberland: The Newest Cast Members Of The Controversial Aaliyah Biopic

Lifetime’s upcoming Aaliyah biopic has found itself the subject of a casting controversy once again, as the actors playing Missy Elliot and Timbaland have been announced. Newcomers Chattrisse Dolabaille and Izaak Smith will be starring...

Unknown Actors Cast As Timbaland And Missy Elliott In Aaliyah Tv Biopic

Little-known Canadian actor Izaak Smith and industry newcomer Chattrisse Dolabaille have been respectively cast as producer Timbaland and rapper Missy Elliott in a new Tv biopic based on the life of tragic R&B star Aaliyah.Nickelodeon...

Following Alexandra Shipp Announcement, Lifetime Casts Timbaland And Missy Elliot In Aaliyah Biopic

Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic is moving full-speed ahead after the announcement of the lead actress. Despite lack of support from the family, the film will be made without any delays. According to The Hollywood Reporter, two...

Singer B. Simone To Play Aaliyah In Big Screen Biopic

Singer B. Simone is reportedly set to play late R&B star Aaliyah in a big screen biopic.Nickelodeon regular Alexandra Shipp has been tapped to replace Zendaya Coleman in an upcoming Tv movie based on the...

After Being Re-cast, Zendaya Coleman Speaks Out On Aaliyah Movie Controversy

After Zendaya Coleman dropped out of Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic, her replacement has finally been announced. And the winner is... drumroll please... Alexandra Shipp. The announcement was made on Friday and led to another surge of...

Zendaya Coleman Backs Alexandra Shipp As New Aaliyah

Zendaya Coleman has thrown her support behind Alexandra Shipp as the actress prepares to take over the lead role in the upcoming Aaliyah biopic.Coleman was hired to play the late R&B superstar in a new...

Alexandra Shipp Lands Aaliyah Role In Tv Movie

Nickelodeon regular Alexandra Shipp has replaced Zendaya Coleman in the upcoming Aaliyah biopic.Coleman pulled out of the project last month (Jun14) after she was bombarded with negative remarks following her casting as the late R&B...

As Zendaya Drops Out Of Lifetime's 'Aaliyah' Biopic, Is This The End Of The Project Altogether?

Just weeks after Disney Star Zendaya Coleman was announced as the star of Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic, the network has announced her withdrawal and put the project on hold. Lifetime announced the news via their official...

Zendaya Coleman No Longer Involved In Aaliyah Biopic

Actress Zendaya Coleman has dropped out of plans to portray late singer Aaliyah in a new Tv biopic.The Disney star's recent casting by bosses at America's Lifetime Tv network drew heavy criticism from fans, who...

Aaliyah Biopic Will Detail R. Kelly Relationship

The upcoming Aaliyah biopic will shed light on the star's alleged secret marriage to R&B singer R. Kelly when she was just 15, according to the film's producers.Disney star Zendaya Coleman is to play the...

Aaliyah's Fans Launch Online Petition To Halt Biopic

Fans of tragic R&B star Aaliyah have launched an online petition to have an upcoming biopic shelved.Earlier this week (begs16Jun14), it was announced Disney star Zendaya Coleman had been cast to play the More Than...

Zendaya Coleman Defends Aaliyah Role

Zendaya Coleman has brushed off the fierce criticism over her casting as late R&B singer Aaliyah, insisting she "can't please everybody".The Disney star has been hired to play the title role in new Tv biopic...

Aaliyah's Family Reacts To Biopic Casting

Aaliyah's relatives have distanced themselves from a new biopic, insisting they have not agreed to the casting of Disney star Zendaya Coleman as the late singer.The 17-year-old actress has been confirmed to play the tragic...

Despite The Haters, Zendaya Coleman Will Live The Dream And Play Her Idol Aaliyah In A Lifetime Biopic

Zendaya Coleman will play Aaliyah in the upcoming Lifetime original movie and there’s nothing the critics can do about it. When the singer/actress/Dancing with the Stars alumna was first slated to play the iconic performer,...

Zendaya Coleman To Play Aaliyah In Biopic

Disney star Zendaya Coleman is set to play late R&B singer Aaliyah in an upcoming Tv biopic.The 17 year old actress is gearing up to star in Aaliyah: Princess of R&B for America's Lifetime network....

Paul Walker And Other Actors Who Died Mid-way Through Movie Shoots

The world was taken back by the very sudden death of Paul Walker at the end of 2013, only to hit by the sad news of Philip Seymour Hoffman’s drug overdose in early February. Both...

Drake & Missy Elliott Remember Aaliyah On Her Birthday

Rappers Drake and Missy Elliott took to Twitter.com on Thursday (16Jan14) to remember tragic singer Aaliyah on what would have been her 35th birthday.The Age Ain't Nothing But a Number hitmaker perished in a plane...

Aaliyah Tribute Album Shelved

A tribute album in honour of late singer Aaliyah has been axed.Last year (13), rapper Drake announced plans to release a record featuring unheard samples from the R&B star, who died in a plane crash...

Timbaland Apologises To Chris Brown Over Aaliyah Project Comments

Superproducer Timbaland has publicly apologised to Chris Brown after he criticised the R&B star for featuring late singer Aaliyah on a track.The Try Again icon, who died in a 2001 plane crash, appears as a...

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