Aaliyah Revisited: Rest In Power

Today marks the eighth anniversary of the tragic passing of R&B ‘s leading lady, Aaliyah Dana Haughton. As a tried and true Aaliyah fan, I want to recognize and celebrate the impressive body of work she shared with the world — a necessary ritual of healing and remembrance. While nothing can compare to the listening … Continue reading

Happy Birthday Aaliyah

Thirty years to the day, on January 16th, 1979 in Brooklyn, New York, Aaliyah Dana Haughton was welcomed into the world. Named after a Swahili word meaning “most exalted one,” Aaliyah was destined for greatness from her first breath. Today, while we continue to mourn the passing of one of our brightest stars, we must also celebrate … Continue reading