Aaliyah biopic finds its MissyDate:Sat, 09 Aug 2014
You can't have a movie about Aaliyah without her musical mentors. A network representative told TheWrap that Lifetime's Aaliyah biopic has cast Chattrisse Dolabaille and Izaak Smith as producer-rappers Missy Elliott and Timbaland, respectively.
Aaliyah Biopic Adds Missy Elliott and Timbaland Roles: ReportDate:Sat, 09 Aug 2014
With the Aaliyah role finally locked into place for the upcoming Lifetime biopic about the singer, more pivotal roles are reportedly being revealed....
What Millennials Should Know About... Aaliyah's 'Age Ain't Nothing But A Number' LPDate:Tue, 26 Aug 2014
VIBE spotlights some of music's most essential timepieces for Gen Y AALIYAH Age Ain’t Nothing But A Number (1994) Most Slept On: "At Your Best (You Are Love)" The second single from Aaliyah’s debut album was certified gold, which means it wasn’t exactly slept on. But millennials who don’t know the original version might not recognize how ambitious this song choice was. Recording a cover of this ...
Aaliyah Still One In A Million — 13 Years LaterDate:Mon, 25 Aug 2014
Aaliyah continues to inspire devoted fan tributes, 13 years after her death in a plane crash.
Missy Elliott Casting Reignites Uproar Over Lifetime's Aaliyah BiopicDate:Tue, 12 Aug 2014
Casting choices for Lifetime's Aaliyah biopic are once again under attack. Cries of Hollywood colorism were made after TheWrap reported who had been cast in the roles of Aaliyah's mentors, rapper-producers Missy Elliott and Timbaland, on Saturday. The duo worked with Aaliyah on her second album, “One In A Million,” which sold 3.7 million copies in the United States and more than eight million ...
Lifetime's Aaliyah Biopic Finds Its Missy Elliott and TimbalandDate:Sat, 09 Aug 2014
You can't have a movie about Aaliyah without her musical mentors. A network representative told TheWrap that Lifetime's Aaliyah biopic has cast Chattrisse Dolabaille and Izaak Smith as producer-rappers Missy Elliott and Timbaland, respectively. Izaak Smith, on the other hand, was a contender on “So You Think You Can Dance Canada.” He has appeared in “Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning ...
Aaliyah’s Afterlife: How the Singer Still Lives on in Music and FashionDate:Fri, 22 Aug 2014
On her aunt’s porch in Haines City, Fla., in 2001, you could find a 15-year-old Sevyn Streeter doing her best Aaliyah impression. She and her...
Aaliyah Biopic Casts Its Missy Elliott and TimbalandDate:Sun, 10 Aug 2014
Chattrisse Dolabaille and Izaak Smith are stepping into the Lifetime project read more
Singer B. Simone Set to Star in Another Aaliyah BiopicDate:Sun, 03 Aug 2014
*Aaliyah is headed to the big screen. S2Smagazine.com reports that singer B. Simone will play the late singer in a feature film that is scheduled to hit theaters in late 2015. Popular author Zane will write the film’s script. Among those named as possible co-stars are Terrence Howard and Wood Harris. Barry Hankerson, Aaliyah’s uncle […]