Aaliyah (I) (1979–2001)


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Talented. Beautiful. Modest. These three words described R&B singer-turned-actress Aaliyah perfectly. Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Diane (Hankerson) and Michael Haughton. Her uncle was music manager Barry Hankerson and her brother is director Rashad Haughton. Aaliyah was raised in Detroit. She got her first major ... See full bio »

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Romeo Must Die Trish O'Day
(2000)
(2002)
Doctor Dolittle Soundtrack
(1998)
Anastasia Soundtrack
(1997)

Filmography

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 2002 Aaliyah: More Than a Woman (Music Video)
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 2002 Queen of the Damned
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 2001 Aaliyah: Rock the Boat (Music Video)
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 2001 Lil' Kim Feat. Phil Collins: In the Air Tonite (Music Video)
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 2000 Aaliyah: Try Again (Music Video)
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 2000 Aaliyah Feat. DMX: Come Back in One Piece (Music Video)
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 2000 Romeo Must Die
Trish O'Day
 1998 Timbaland feat. Missy Elliott & Magoo: Here We Come (Music Video)
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 1998 Aaliyah: Are You That Somebody? (Music Video)
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 1997 Lil' Kim Feat. Lil' Cease: Crush on You (Music Video)
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 1996 Aaliyah: If Your Girl Only Knew (Music Video)
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 1996 Aaliyah: One in a Million (Music Video)
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 1996 Kris Kross: Live and Die for Hip Hop (Music Video)
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 1994 Aaliyah: Age Ain't Nothing But a Number (Music Video)
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 1994 Aaliyah: At Your Best (You Are Love) (Music Video)
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 1994 Aaliyah: Back & Forth (Music Video)
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 1994 R. Kelly: Summer Bunnies (Remix) (Music Video)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of her album, "Age Ain't Nothing But a Number," on Blackground/Jive/BMG Records (01241-41533). See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Biographical Movies | 4 Print Biographies | 11 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Instagram | See more »

Alternate Names:

Aaliyah Dana Haughton | Aaliyah Haughton | Aaliyah Houghton

Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)

Spouse:

R. Kelly  (annulled)

Parents:

Haughton, Michael

Relatives:

Barry Hankerson (aunt or uncle) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Whatever will be, will be. See more »

Trivia:

Her parents are Michael and Diane Haughton. She has one older brother, Rashad Haughton, who was born August 6, 1977. See more »

Trademark:

Usually covered her left eye with her hair See more »

Nickname:

Liyah See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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