Who was aaliyah dating before she passed
“She would just do silly stuff,” remembers Elliott.“One time, she put these big fake teeth in her mouth, the kind you get at a joke shop, and she came into my room and started doing the scenes from She was a girly girl who always made sure her nails were done, her perfume was right, and her bag had lotion and lip gloss.She wore all-white Nike Air Force Ones with white socks. In her left arm she clutched a large, fluffy pillow in a black pillowcase.She got on the helicopter, nuzzled into Dash’s shoulder and went to sleep.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 on her way to the summer house that shared with her boyfriend of a year, Damon Dash, Jay’s partner in Roc-a-Fella Records.She wore a dark-green hoodie and matching shorts so small they showed off most of her long, curvy legs, down to the little treble-clef tattoo on her right ankle.
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Aaliyah began modeling for Tommy Hilfiger and taking acting lessons, which led to a starring role in released in July, was already gold when she flew to Abaco Island in the Bahamas to finish the video for the album’s third single, “Rock the Boat,” directed by Hype Williams.
On Saturday, August 25th, she boarded a ten-seat twin-engine Cessna 402B bound for Opa-Locka, Florida, with the pilot, Luis Morales III, and seven members of her crew: video-production director Douglas Kratz, 28; bodyguard Scott Gallin, 41; hairstylists Anthony Dodd, 34, and Eric Forman, 29; Blackground Records executive Gina Smith, 30; makeup artist Christopher Maldonado, 32; and friend Keeth Wallace, 49.
Though Bahamian investigators have not officially determined what caused the crash, police initially speculated that the plane foundered because it had been overloaded with equipment that brought the total weight to more than 700 pounds over the aircraft’s specified 6,300-pound limit.
Aaliyah was scheduled to leave the island the next day, but when her part in the video was completed she decided to leave early.
Jomo Hankerson, Aaliyah’s cousin and the president of Blackground Records, her label, is angered by reports that the passengers argued with Morales.