- Name: Aaliyah
- Age at Death: 21 years old
- Height: 5ft 5in (165 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $10 Million
- Status: Deceased
Aaliyah was an American R&B singer, actress and fashion model. She was born Aaliyah Dana Haughton on January 16, 1979 in Brooklyn, New York but she grew up in Detroit, Michigan. She took voice lessons and sang in her church choir as a child. She studied drama at the Detroit High School for the Fine and Performing Arts and graduated with a 4.0 average.
Aaliyah was signed to Jive Records at the age of twelve. She was introduced to singer and producer R. Kelly. Her debut studio album ‘Age Ain’t Nothing but a Number’ was released on May 24, 1994. It peaked at #18 on the Billboard 200, sold millions of copies, and was certified double platinum by the RIAA. She was later signed to Atlantic Records where she worked with producers Timbaland and Missy Elliott. Her second album ‘One in a Million’ was released in 1996 with lead singles “If Your Girl Only Knew” and “Hot Like Fire”. Her self titled third album ‘Aaliyah’ was released on July 7, 2001
Aaliyah made her acting debut on the police drama series ‘New York Undercover’ which aired on FOX. She starred alongside actor Jet Li in the 2000 action film ‘Romeo Must Die’. She played the role of “Queen Akasha” in the 2002 vampire horror film ‘Queen of the Damned’ which was released six months after her death.
Aaliyah had a net worth of $10 million. She was 5ft 5in tall and ruled under the star sign Capricorn. She died in a plane crash on August 25, 2001 at the age of 21. She was married to R. Kelly in 1994 but the illegal marriage was annulled in early 1995.
Aaliyah Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Aaliyah Dana Haughton
- Birthday: January 16, 1979
- Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 5in (165 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Actress, Model
- Years Active: 1991–2001
- Net Worth & Salary: US $10 Million
- Marriage(s): R. Kelly
- Death-O-Meter: Dead
- Died: August 25, 2001
- Cause of Death: Plane crash
- Place of Death: Marsh Harbour, Abaco Islands, The Bahamas