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  1. Aaliyah Dana Haughton was an American singer, dancer, actress, and model. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan. At the age of 10, she appeared on the television show Star Search and performed in concert alongside Gladys Knight. At age 12, Aaliyah signed with Jive Records and her uncle Barry Hankerson's Blackground Records. Hankerson introduced her to R. Kelly, who became her mentor, as well as lead songwriter and producer of her debut album, Age Ain't Nothing but a Number. The album sold three million copies in the United States and was certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. After facing allegations of an illegal marriage with R. Kelly, Aaliyah ended her contract with Jive and signed with Atlantic Records.
    • also known as Aaliyah (Ah-lee-yah), Aallyah, Alliyah, Aalliyah, Aliyah, Aaliya, Aaliyah Dana Haughton, Aaliyah Haughton, Wonder Woman, Liyah, Queen of R&B, Lee, Li Li, BabyGirl
    • born on (36 years ago) in Brooklyn, child of Michael Haughton and Diane Haughton
    • ethnicity: African American, Native Americans in the United States, Oneida people
    • nationality: United States of America
    • religion: Catholicism
    • education: Detroit School of Arts
    • profession: Singer, model, actor, dancer
    • Marriage with R. Kelly between and (5 months)
    • died on (14 years ago) in Marsh Harbour of aviation accident or incident
    • buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
    • genres: Neo soul, Funk, Pop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Electronica, Soul music, Hip hop soul, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B, Hip hop music
    • albums: "Age Ain't Nothing but a Number", "Back & Forth", "The Thing I Like", "One in a Million", "Try Again", "Aaliyah", "I Care 4 U", "Miss You", "(At Your Best) You Are Love", "Best of Aaliyah", "Hits & Unreleased: The Ultimate Collection", "Rock the Boat", "Special Edition: Rare Tracks & Visuals", "Ultimate Aaliyah", "Are You That Somebody?", "We Need a Resolution", "Don't Know What to Tell Ya", "More Than a Woman", "Rare Recordings and DJ Remixes", "Got to Give It Up", "Journey to the Past", "The One I Gave My Heart To / Hot Like Fire", "Down With the Clique", "4 Page Letter", "If Your Girl Only Knew / One in a Million", "If Your Girl Only Knew", "Heartbroken", "Lay It On Me - [The Dave Cash Collection]", "Are You Ready?", "I Don't Wanna", "Come Back in One Piece", "Come Over", "Are You Feelin' Me?", "Enough Said"
    • filmography:
    • some of the nominations and awards:
        • nominated to Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul or Rap New Artist
        • nominated to Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Album, Female - "Age Ain't Nothing but a Number"
        • nominated to American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B New Artist
        • nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song - "Journey to the Past" (from Anastasia), with Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty
        • nominated to Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Album, Female - "One in a Million"
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance - "Are You That Somebody"
        • nominated to Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single, Female - "One in a Million"
        • nominated to MTV Movie Award for Best Song from a Movie - "Are You That Somebody" (from Doctor Dolittle)
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best R&B Video - "Are You That Somebody?"
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film - "Are You That Somebody?" (from the film Dr. Dolittle)
        • nominated to Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Song - "Are You That Somebody"
        • nominated to Kids' Choice Awards for Favorite Singer
        • nominated to American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance - "Try Again"
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video - "Try Again"
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film - "Try Again" (from the film Romeo Must Die)
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Choreography - "Try Again" (Choreographer: Fatima Robinson)
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Soundtrack Single of the Year - "Try Again"
        • nominated to MTV Europe Music Award for Best R&B
        • MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video - "Try Again"
        • MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film - "Try Again" (from the film Romeo Must Die)
        • nominated to MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance - Female - "Romeo Must Die"
        • nominated to MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance - "Romeo Must Die"
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance - "Rock the Boat"
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best R&B Album - "Aaliyah"
        • nominated to BET Award for Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
        • nominated to BET Award for Best Actress - "Romeo Must Die"
        • nominated to MTV Movie Award for Best Villain - "Queen of the Damned"
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance - "More Than a Woman"
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best R&B Video - "Rock the Boat"
        • nominated to BET Award for Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
        • nominated to BET Award for Viewer's Choice - "Rock the Boat"
        • nominated to BET Award for Video of the Year - "Rock the Boat"
        • nominated to BET Award for Best Actress - "Queen of the Damned"
        • nominated to Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Album of the Year - "Aaliyah"
        • nominated to Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Album, Female - "Aaliyah"
        • nominated to Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single, Female - "Rock the Boat"
        • nominated to American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist
        • nominated to American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Album - "Aaliyah"
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Female R&B/Hip-Hop Artist of the Year
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Artist of the Year
        • nominated to World Music Award for World's Best Selling R&B Female
        • nominated to NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Female Artist
        • nominated to NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Music Video - "Rock the Boat"
        • nominated to NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Album - "Aaliyah"
        • Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single, Female - "Rock the Boat"
        • American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist
        • American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Album - "Aaliyah"
        • World Music Award for World's Best Selling R&B Female
        • NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Female Artist
        • NME Award for Best R&B/Soul Act
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best R&B Video - "Miss You"
        • nominated to Echo Award for Best Hip Hop/Urban Artist (International) - "Aaliyah"
        • nominated to American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist (November ceremony)
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Top R&B Artist
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Female Hot 100 Artist of the Year
        • American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Song - "Don't Think They Know", with Chris Brown
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Video - "Don’t Think They Know", with Chris Brown
    • official website: www.aaliyah.com
  2. Aaliyah is the daughter of Durrell Babbs.
    • born in (4 years ago)

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Characters

  1. Aaliyah a.k.a. Delimar Vera is a fictional character from 2008 TV movie drama written by Christopher Canaan and Maria Nation and directed by Paul A. Kaufman.
  2. Aaliyah is a fictional representation of Aaliyah Dana Haughton.
  3. Aaliyah is a fictional film character.
  4. Aaliyah is a fictional character from the 2008 film Generation Now.
  5. Aaliyah is a fictional character from the 2006 film Sione's Wedding.
  6. Aaliyah is a fictional character from the 2007 film Awarapan.

Writings

"Aaliyah" is a book by Christopher John Farley.

  • also known as "aaliyah more than a woman", aaliyah more than a woman

Music

  1. "Aaliyah": Aaliyah is the third and final studio album by American R&B recording artist Aaliyah, released on July 7, 2001, by Blackground Records and Virgin Records. After raising her profile with hit soundtrack singles during the late 1990s, Aaliyah started to work on the album in 1998, but rescheduled its recording around her developing film career. She resumed its recording in 2000 at Sing Sing Studios in Australia, where she shot her role for the 2002 film Queen of the Damned during the day and recorded songs at night. Aaliyah worked primarily with Blackground's in-house crew of writers and producers, including Bud'da, J. Dub, Rapture, and Eric Seats, as well as longtime collaborator Timbaland.
  2. "Aaliyah" is a composition.

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Google previewBetween Jew and Arab (2009)

The Lost Voice of Simon Rawidowicz by David N. Myers

Translator's Note: aaliyah means immigration of Jews, and aoleh (plural, Aolim) means a Jew immigrat- ing, into Israel. SOURCE: e Law of Return, 5710–1950. Ofcial Records of the Laws of the State of Israel. Authorized translation from the ...

Google previewThe Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World (2013)

by Mary Zeiss Stange, Carol K. Oyster, Jane E. Sloan

Destiny's Child, and the late Aaliyah. Elliott increased the stakes for both R&B and hiphop music ...

Google previewA Dictionary of First Names (2006)

by Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle, Flavia Hodges

VARIANT: Aaliyah. Aliza Jewish: modern Hebrew name meaning 'joyful'. Its popularity has been influenced by the English names Gay and Alice, and it has also been used as translation of the Yiddish name Freyde. Alizabeth Respelling of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia Gothica (2011)

by Liisa Ladouceur, Gary Pullin

Starring Stuart Townsend as the rock star version of Vampire LESTAT , who wakes Akasha, the sexy and sinister “first” vampire, played by R&B singer Aaliyah. A goofier, more adolescent cinematicadaptation of Rice's world than INTERVIEW ...

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All I can do is leave it in God's hands and hope that my fans feel where I'm coming from. (Aaliyah)
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