Aaliyah, 22, Singer Who First Hit the Charts at 14
Aaliyah, multimillion-selling, precociously sultry rhythm-and-blues singer and actress, dies in crash of small airplane in Bahamas; photo (M)
The New York Times
Singer and actress Aaliyah, along with 8 others, died in a plane crash August 25, 2001. Here's the obituary that ran in the Times that day.