Aaliyah’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 16, 1979

Death Date

August 25, 2001

Age of Death

22 years


R&b Singer

The r&b singer Aaliyah R&B died at the age of 22. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

R&B singer who gained attention for her debut album, Age Ain’t Nothing but a Number, which sold three million copies in the U.S. and was certified double-platinum. Her career was cut short after she died in a plane crash in the Bahamas in 2001.

She was married to R. Kelly from August 30, 1994 until their annulment on February 7, 1995. 



“I stay true to myself and my style, and I am always pushing myself to be aware of that and be original.” (Aaliyah)


“I think it’s important to take a break, you know, from the public eye for a while, and give people a chance to miss you. I want longevity. I don’t want to get out there and run myself ragged and spread myself thin.” (Aaliyah)


“I’m the interpreter. I’m the one who takes your words and brings them to life. I was trained to sing and dance and laugh, and that’s what I want to do.” (Aaliyah)


“If I don’t think about it, it won’t drive me crazy.” (Aaliyah)


“Keep working hard and you can get anything that you want.” (Aaliyah)