Aaliyah Dropped Her One in a Million Joint 20 Years Ago

Before I get started, let me say Rest in Peace to the lovely Aaliyah, who passed away on August 25, 2001 in a plane crash in the Bahamas after filming her video for Rock the Boat. She released her first album, Age Ain’t Nothing but a Number in 1994 at the age of 15. Two years later, Aaliyah released her One in a Million album on the same day Outkast released their ATLiens album and let’s say it was well received. The album spawned six singles which were: If Your Girl Only Knew, One in a Million, Got to Give It Up featuring the legendary Slick ... [read more]

Aaliyah- RnB Dedication Hosted by DJ Finesse

While checking on my Mixtape Fridays, I realized that I haven't done one in about 5 weeks. Since it's been that long since I featured a Mixtape Friday I knew that the next one had to be really good. Once again, while riding around about a week ago I was listening to the Aaliyah: R&B Dedication mixtape hosted by Sounds of Pleasure & DJ Finesse. This is basically a journey through all of her greatest hits and then Tuesday was the 14th anniversary of her untimely passing and knew that I had to feature this mixtape. It's hard to believe ... [read more]

Music Monday 8/26/2012

My Music Monday is a continuation of my Aaliyah weekend, marking 11 years since she passed when her plane crashed leaving the Bahamas after filming the video for the track, Rock the Boat, which is my Music Monday but also the track I Miss You also.     http://youtu.be/A5AAcgtMjUI       http://youtu.be/bsEhB0CcVvk               ... [read more]

Aaliyah Dedication Mixtape

Today marks the 11th Anniversary of her untimely death, she was such a talented and beautiful young lady, who was taken away too early, I'm still working on the double disc Greatest Hits album of hers. But this is a great mixtape from DJ Finesse, called Dedication. Enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!     1. Back and forth 2. If Ya Girl Only Knew 3. Rock The Boat 4. More Than A Woman 5. Try Again 6. In One Piece ft. DMX 7. We Need a Resolution ft. Timberland 8. At Your Best (RMX) ft. R. Kelly 9. Age Ain't Nuthin But a ... [read more]