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Latto, Flo Milli & More Celebs Share The Impact Aaliyah’s Music Had On Them

Twenty years later, the late singer’s influence remains undeniable.

Latto, Flo Milli, Yung Baby Tate & 'Drag Race' stars Symone & Kandy Muse discuss Aaliyah's music, im...
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Throughout her fruitful eight-year music career, R&B singer Aaliyah achieved several memorable hits, including “Back and Forth,” “Try Again,” and “Rock the Boat.” But her artistry was unfortunately cut short, as Aaliyah tragically passed away in a plane crash on Aug. 25, 2001.

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Shortly after her passing, Aaliyah’s life was celebrated by Janet Jackson, Missy Elliott, Timbaland, Ginuwine, and her brother, Rashad, in a tribute at the 2001 MTV VMAs. She's since been named an influence by countless artists, including Beyoncé, Rihanna, The Weeknd, and Normani.