5 Things About Aaliyah
Today marks the the 14th anniversary of Aaliyah's death. In tribute to her, here are 5 things you probably did not know about Aaliyah.
5) Aaliyah was about to start a clothing line
Shortly before her death, Aaliyah was planning to start a Japanese inspired clothing line called 'Dolly Pop' with her friend Kidada Jones who is the daughter of Quincy Jones
4)Aaliyah's favorite stuffed animal is with her
Not too log ago, her brother Rashad revealed to a fan on Twitter that her favorite animal was with her
3) Aaliyah auditioned for 'Charlie Angels'
One of the other movies Aaliyah auditioned for was 'Charlie Angels' She tried out for the role Alex . She did not get the part because the producers felt she was 'too young' to play the role and the role was given to Lucy Liu
2)Aaliyah was offered a role in 'Scary Movie'
During its 'Scary Movie's early stages, Aaliyah was offered a parody of Brandy in 'I Still Know What Yo Did Last Summer' but she turned it down because she did not want to disrespect the singer who she was friends with and the script was later re-written to what is today.
1) Aaliyah's father also passed away
The Haughton family suffered another loss in 2012 when Aaliyah's father Michael Haughton died from cancer His crypt is on top of hers.