RnB icon Aaliyah would have been celebrating her 34th birthday today, but since her death, fans have not forgotten the legacy that Aaliyah has left behind, as they celebrate the singer’s birthday on Twitter today.

Aaliyah was well known for her tomboyish looks, while still maintaining a significant amount of beauty as she sang with soft, smooth vocals over edgy hip-hop beats.

The singer’s music often had futuristic visuals to bring her tracks to life. Some of her most popular music videos include hit singles, Try Again, More Than a Woman and Rock the Boat – which was the last music video ever shot by the singer before she was involved in a fatal plane crash on the way back from recording in the Bahamas.


Since her death, Aaliyah has sold more than 32 million albums worldwide.

So with her impact and legacy being left with many, Twitter users today celebrated the star’s birthday with heartfelt messages:


So, with millions around the world still appreciating the mark Aaliyah left on the music industry, we’d like to wish her a very happy birthday.

Many radio stations will be having exclusive Aaliyah mixes of her best tracks today, so what are your favourite Aaliyah songs?

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