, music mogul Damon Dash opens up about the untimely death of his former girlfriend, Aaliyah.
In 2001, the singer died when her plane crashed in The Bahamas. In the episode, host Jeannie Mai asks the Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder if there was a chance he could be on that flight.
According to an investigation, the twin-engine Cessna 402B was 700 pounds over its weight limit. The 44-year-old said : "She told me she was going to the Bahamas and I was against it like, "Yo, don't go." And then down to the last, we had the Blackberry, down to the last Blackberry that we had, before she went there, she was like, "Yo, I don't like that plane." And I was like, "Don't get on it." And she was just like, "You know, I gotta do it." You know, it was a complicated situation, but she had to go do that video.
So you know if I was there, I would have made sure that that jet that was supposed to be for her, the g4, she would have been on that.
She was known to be friends with both, Jay-Z even remixing her song "Miss You" to describe how much he and others missed her.
It’s been 15 years since the Princess of R&B unexpectedly died in an August 2001 plane crash in the Bahamas.
She contributed to the film's soundtrack, which spawned the single "Try Again".
Kelly, Aaliyah ended her contract with Jive and signed with Atlantic Records.She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan.At the age of 10, she appeared on the television show Star Search and performed in concert alongside Gladys Knight.I wouldn't have got on that plane, you know what I'm saying? Aaliyah Dana Haughton was an American recording artist who was killed in a plane crash on August 25, 2001, after boarding a twin-engine Cessna 402B at the Marsh Harbour Airport on the Abaco Islands, Bahamas.