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  1. rip
    Magoo, Hip-Hop Producer and Rapper, Dead at 50“I always loved your VA style,” Missy Elliott wrote in tribute.
  2. surviving r. kelly
    Surviving R. Kelly Claims Aaliyah’s Family Forced to Sign NDA After AnnulmentThe family agreed not to press charges after the illegal marriage in exchange for the rights to Kelly’s first three albums.
  3. surviving r. kelly
    The Most Chilling Details From Surviving R. Kelly Part IIIThe third installment of the Lifetime docuseries focuses on survivor experiences during the singer’s New York trial.
  4. collaborations
    How a Collaboration With Aaliyah and Kith HappenedSharifa Murdock, the brand’s chief impact officer, helped it along.
  5. my single is dropping
    Listen to Aaliyah’s First Single in Over a Decade With the WeekndThe single comes after a long legal battle over her discography.
  6. the vampire chronicles
    An Oral History of Queen of the DamnedHow an Anne Rice novel became a Hollywood saga involving Aaliyah and the guy from Korn.
  7. the r. kelly trial
    The Worst Things That Happened at the R. Kelly Trial This WeekLike his alleged threatening of a colleague and the accuser who says she witnessed him abuse Aayliah.
  8. the r. kelly trial
    More Gross Details Come Out in Third Week of R. Kelly TrialJurors heard from his first male alleged victim as well as the pastor who married the adult singer to a teenage Aaliyah.
  9. deep dive
    The Imperfect Legacy of Romeo Must Die To Hollywood, the “hip-hop kung fu movie” was a short-lived fancy. To me, it was a phenomenon.
  10. the r. kelly trial
    R. Kelly Tour Manager ‘Concerned’ About Aaliyah Relationship But Didn’t Stop It“They were more than friends from the very beginning.”
  11. re-releases
    Revisit Aaliyah’s Iconic Second Album, One in a MillionThe streaming release of her catalogue has finally begun.
  12. the industry
    Aaliyah’s Blackground Records Music Heads to Streaming Beginning August 20But in a new statement, the late singer’s estate criticized the label for an alleged lack of transparency.
  13. legal battles
    What Is Going on With Aaliyah’s Music?The latest chapter in the battle between the singer’s estate and former manager.
  14. the streaming wars
    Aaliyah’s Music Is a Step Closer to StreamingHer music sporadically appears and disappears from the internet.
  15. dogg fight
    Snoop Dogg and DMX Unleash the Hounds, Hits, and Love in Verzuz Battle“Two dogs. One cage. One bowl of dog food.”
  16. takeaways
    5 Takeaways From Surviving R. KellyLifetime’s six-part docuseries isn’t billed as bulletproof evidence that will undoubtedly bring him to justice, but it is significant.
  17. r. kelly
    What to Know About Surviving R. KellyThe new Lifetime docuseries features testimony from survivors and those in the R&B singer’s inner circle.
  18. let’s makeup
    Get Aaliyah’s M.A.C Makeup Collection Before It Sells OutThe box set already sold out in minutes.
  19. collaboration station
    At Long Last, Behold M.A.C’s Aaliyah CollectionAre you that somebody who is going to need every product?
  20. let’s makeup
    M.A.C Finally Announced a Release Date for the Aaliyah CollectionAre you that somebody who will look good in Aaliyah lipstick?
  21. one in a million
    At Last, M.A.C Is Launching an Aaliyah Makeup CollectionIt took two years and over 26,000 petitions.
  22. the streaming wars
    Stream Aaliyah’s Greatest Hits for the First Time While You Still CanChances are, it’ll get taken down.
  23. trapped in the closet
    R. Kelly Gets Painfully Candid About Bill Cosby, Aaliyah, and Rape Accusations“Do I like to sleep with underage girls? Absolutely not.”
  24. 9 Best New Songs of the WeekTimbaland’s new track featuring unreleased Aaliyah vocals, and Radiohead’s unsuccessful (but still pretty great) take on Bond.
  25. aaliyah
    Timbaland Drops New Mixtape With Unreleased Aaliyah TrackTitled “Shakin.”
  26. as told to
    JoJo on New Music, Fighting the Major-Label Man“I’m not a little girl who’s looking for family from my label anymore.”
  27. throwbacks
    Now You Can Buy the Best of ’90s-Era Tommy HilfigerRelive those Aaliyah fantasies.
  28. Photographer Nakeya Brown Explores Black Hair“Hair is such a visual thing and people read it in different ways.” 
  29. T-Pain on Aaliyah, Furious 7, and FKA TwigsRobert Pattinson and FKA twigs’s engagement has been confirmed.
  30. lifetime movies
    Where Lifetime Went Wrong With the Aaliyah MovieNo one was happy.
  31. the internet
    Twitter Goes Nuts With #LifetimeBiopics After the Aaliyah Movie Premieres This was inevitable.
  32. singular sensation
    Midriffs for Days: Praise Aaliyah for Defining the ’90sShe was one in a million.
  33. lifetime movies
    Watch the First Trailer for Lifetime’s Aaliyah BiopicSoundtracked by Iggy Azalea, of course.
  34. teaser trailers
    Get a First Glimpse of Lifetime’s AaliyahCrop top? Check.
  35. casting coup
    Zendaya Coleman Explains Why She Quit Lifetime’s Aaliyah Movie She didn’t feel “morally okay” with it.
  36. lifetime movies
    Lifetime Puts Aaliyah Biopic on Hold After Star QuitsWell, this certainly rocks the boat.
  37. lifetime
    Yes, the Aaliyah Lifetime Movie Will Include R. Kelly“With care,” says executive producer Debra Martin Chase.
  38. lifetime movies
    Lifetime Is Making an Aaliyah MovieStarring Zendaya Coleman.
  39. cancellations
    Drake’s Aaliyah Album Is Not Happening40 confirms it.
  40. dance moves
    See Chris Messina’s Aaliyah/Mindy Project DanceHe’s really good.
  41. holograms
    We Regret to Inform You That Chris Brown Made an Aaliyah HologramDrake is crying somewhere.
  42. quotables
    DMX Does Not Approve of Drake’s Aaliyah Album, in Case You Were CuriousAlso, he said Take Care sounds like a washing machine.
  43. clarifications
    Wait, No, Timbaland and Missy Aren’t Working on the Aaliyah AlbumJust kidding.
  44. beef
    Drake Seems Pretty Confident About This Aaliyah Album [Updated]Her family? Not so much.
  45. aaliyah
    Timbaland Is Working On That Aaliyah Album After AllIs everyone done yelling now?
  46. right-click
    Drake’s Aaliyah Collaboration Is Here“Enough Said.”
  47. think like a man
    Hear Jennifer Hudson’s New Single, ‘Think Like a Man’Steve Harvey never would have imagined his book to inspire such a red hot jam. Or maybe he did. He is Steve Harvey, after all.
  48. music
    Watch Aaliyah’s ‘Are You That Somebody’ on the Ninth Anniversary of Her DeathShe would have been only 31 this year.
  49. music
    Hear The-Dream Cover Aaliyah’s ‘One in a Million’Lovely.
  50. right-click
    R. Kelly: Not the Ideal Spokesman for Virginia Tech