The pair continued to deny marriage allegations, stating that neither was married. Dash also spoke of Aaliyah's intelligence in 2011 which drew him to her. Her brother has said the pair were best friends. He was supportive of her relationship with because it was what she wanted. Kelly is the center of a new documentary series on Lifetime. Her uncle Barry Hankerson was a music executive who founded Blackstreet Records and was married to music legend. Both Robert and I are perfectionists, and if you listen to the music, there is a lot of passion in it.
Police had already been investigating the relationship between the girl in the video and Kelly, the Sun-Times reported. Dash could not explain how the pair began dating, but remembered their connection coming through a shared understanding of everything and her finding him humorous. He spoke about his depression over her loss in an interview where he said that a person apologizing for what had happened to her would ruin his day. Aaliyah Was Engaged to Damon Dash at the Time of Her Death After the R. She was 16, 17 at the time. When her second album dropped in 1996, she debuted a new look, perhaps to quell the rumors.
Archived from on August 19, 2014. There was a rumor surfacing around 1994 - 1995, when Aaliyah's debut album 'Age Ain't Nothing But A Number' was released that R. She auditioned for several record labels and at age 11 appeared in concerts alongside Gladys Knight. Kelly aired on Saturday, January 5. During the recording process for the album the record label was out of the loop in regards to the type of songs that was being recorded.
Kelly's former dancer Jovante Cunningham revealed that she saw Kelly having sex with Aaliyah when she was just 15. She is still the youngest person to have sung at the Oscars. The album ultimately peaked at number 18 on the chart. They were introduced by Barry Hankerson, R. Kelly Met Aaliyah When She Was 12 Years Old , Kelly was introduced to Aaliyah Haughton when she was 12 years old. Their marriage, and their subsequent working relationship, came to a close in 1995.
Dash admitted that he never really learned the full story regarding what transpired between Aaliyah and Kelly, who was 27 when he wed his then-15-year-old protégée. The marriage was annulled in February 1995. Noa Gaye took over the role. Instead, he sought to act in a brotherly role towards her, but found it difficult to control his feelings for her. Kelly rap vocals, background vocals ; Tia Hawkins rap vocals ; Peter Mokran programming ; Stephanie Edwards, Stephanie Huff background vocals. I wanted him to relinquish his idea on how that was going to happen. Kelly at a young age.
All Music Guide to Rock. Looking down from heaven, waiting for your big brother to get there. She was just very, very supportive. Fans began to speculate that she was deliberately hiding her eyes because she had a glass eye. Why did Aaliyah and R. Kelly was messing around with Aaliyah.
The personal relationships of have garnered attention since her death in 2001. It was reported that she cut off all professional and personal ties with Kelly after the marriage was annulled and ceased having contact with him. I was often treated as his personal sex object and cast aside. Mainly shot in black-and-white, it features appearances by rappers and from and Aaliyah's brother, Rashad Haughton. But no one said nothing. She was intimidated about meeting her as well since Aaliyah already was an established artist and she and Timbaland were starting out.
Even with the pain I felt, I would do it all over again. The plane that she was going to be riding in was equipped with all of their equipment from the video which the crew didn't want to leave behind in the Bahamas. She was always gone for like four months at a time, then come back and be gone for another month. Alexandra Shipp took over the role and talk show host became an executive producer. The picture generated some controversy because had been cropped out.