I think I tell this story every year. However, 14-years-old ago today, when my mother walked into the house and delivered the news of Aaliyah’s passing, I cried like a new born baby. You would have thought me and the R&B Princess were close relatives. It’s just that she was great at what she did; and that made an impact on me.
Today, IFWT remembers Aaliyah on the day of her passing for all of the great things she left behind.
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