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After wrapping up their tour in June, Paul Jefferies — aka Nineteen85 — and Daniel Daley are back with a heavenly remix of Frank Ocean's "Godspeed." The remix premiered via OVO Sound Radio over the weekend.

Looks like T.I. wants a hand in making “Summer Sixteen” great. As he readies the arrival of his tenth studio album, the Atlanta veteran releases a new single titled “Dope” featuring Marsha Ambrosius. The Dr. Dre-produced track includes a sample of the late Aaliyah’s 2001 classic “Rock The Boat.” T.I. is planning to release the visual […]

It's been nearly 15 years since Aaliyah died in an airplane crash, and her untimely passing is still weighing heavily on Dame Dash.

The sexual abuse allegations against R. Kelly have plagued his career since the early 2000s. In interviews, he’s always been curt and disrespectful when the questions started to get a bit too hot. But all of that goes out the window during Kelly’s latest interview with GQ, in which he opens up like never before on everything ranging from his relationship with Aaliyah, to an alleged sex tape.

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It’s been nearly 15 years since R&B songstress Aaliyah tragically lost her life in an unfortunate plane accident, and now her go-to producer and close friend is finding yet another way to keep her memory alive. Super-producer Timbaland has recently been preparing for the release of his upcoming full-length project Textbook Timbo, which is due […]

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August 25 is a bitter date every year. It’s when, at only 22 years old, Aaliyah died in a horrific plane crash. This year is the 15th anniversary of her death. Last year singer Janet Jackson paid tribute to the late “Back & Forth” star. On Twitter, she shared a personal handwritten letter to remember Baby Girl. I know u r […]

Today marks the 15th anniversary of the death of angelic songstress Aaliyah Haughton. On this day in 2001, fans all over the world mourned the sudden loss of one of music’s rising stars. Aaliyah was living the good life at 22 years old; engaged to Dame Dash, finishing up her self titled third album, and making her […]

An immaculate talent with an enchanting voice in tow, Aaliyah was the embodiment of an R&B songstress.

The late pop singer Aaliyah passed away 14 years ago.  We came across some very rare footage of a 14-year-old Aaliyah in the studio with R. Kelly, recording her first hit single, “Age Ain’t Nothing But A Number.” The video is grainy and in black and white, but seeing Aaliyah in the studio will def give you […]

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For whatever reason, T-Pain is taking a while to release Stoicville: The Phoenix, his first album in four years. There’s still no definitive release date, but at least you have an Aaliyah collaboration to look forward to. T-Pain is releasing a new mixtape, The Iron Way, on Friday and you’re going to hear Baby Girl’s voice on one […]

While producing six tracks from Aaliyah’s One In A Million album and an additional four tracks on her self titled 2001 album—not to mention additional non-album collaboration—the general assumption is Timbaland spent a significant amount of time with Aaliyah. Apparently the bond remains even in Timbaland’s subconscious. “I was riding home one day sleep,” Timbaland […]