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Zendaya to Play Aaliyah in Upcoming Biopic

  Lifetime has revealed that Zendaya Coleman really is that somebody! The Disney star,according to E! News, is all set to play Aaliyah in the upcoming TV biopic, based on the biographyAaliyah: More Than a Woman. The film, tentatively titled Aaliyah: Princess of R&B, will follow the “Try Again” singer from being discovered on Star Search to her tragic, early death […]


Missy Elliott, Timbaland Will ‘Not Participate’ In New Aaliyah Album

Another day, another update about Aaliyah’s posthumous album. Contrary to what Blackground Records boss and Aaliyah’s cousin Jomo Hankerson recently told Billbord.biz about the fact that Missy Elliott and Timbaland would definitely be involved in the project, a rep for Elliot has refuted Hankerson’s claim.   “Although Missy and Timbaland always strive to keep the […]


Drake Confirms New Aaliyah Album Is In The Works; He’s Hoping To Get Everyone Involved

Earlier in the week, we posted Aaliyah’s new track “Enough Said” Ft. Drake which was produced by Noah “40″ Shebib and is rumored to be the 1st single off her new album, which  is rumored to be executive-produced by Drake. Many people wondered if Timbaland and Missy were left out on this project and if Aaliyah’s immediate family supported the disc. On Tuesday, Aaliyah’s brother Rashad, […]


Aaliyah’s Brother Shuts Down Biopic Rumors Along With Album Rumors – “No Female I’ve Seen Can Play My Sister”

Aaliyah’s Brother Rashad Shuts Down Rumors Of A Biopic   Earlier this week, Aaliyah younger brother Rashad posted a message to her Facebook fan page letting fans know that the Haughton family was not releasing or supporting any new Aaliyah albums.   Along with dispelling the album chit-chatter, Rashad posted this message in response to […]


AALIYAH AS “SPARKLE”?

      Now that the remake of the classic “Sparkle” is underway, the film’s stars…including Whitney Houston, are doing tons of press! During a recent interview, Whitney talked about her excitement for the film and revealed that the role was originally slated for Aaliyah – but naturally after her death, it was shelved…until now. […]


Aaliyah 10 years gone- WE MISS YOU

    Aaliyah Dana Haughton (January 16, 1979 – August 25, 2001), who performed under the mononym Aaliyah ( /əˈliːə/), was an American R&B recording artist, actress and model. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and was raised in Detroit, Michigan. At the age of 10, she appeared on the television show Star Search […]