Aaliyah dating history
"It was like being able to be with your homeboy and your girl at the same time. We just generally had a lot of fun together." Dash said that although they were not formally engaged, he and Aaliyah had planned on getting married. As soon as she had time, we were getting married like after 'The Matrix,' " he said.
"She was the one she was definitely the one for me.
Aaliyah's boyfriend, Roc-a-Fella co-CEO Damon Dash, said Tuesday that losing her was heartbreaking. Wherever we were was like our own little party, in our own little world." The couple shared the ability to thrive in varying social settings from Harlem to the Hamptons and beyond as well as a certain sense of humor, Dash remembered.
"She was the only girl that got to hang out with my homeboys on the level of a homeboy," he said.
"She would just carry herself like such a normal individual.
We just would pop into Mc Donald's or Wendy's or something, and people just wouldn't believe [it]," he said.
Aaliyah's family was understandably not pleased when she married to R. The new Lifetime biopic recreates the moment the late singer brought home her new husband. " asks Aaliyah's father (played by actor Sterling Jarvis). In a published marriage license, her age is listed as 18. Music critic Jim De Rogatis has found some issues with the film’s portrayal of Aaliyah and Kelly’s relationship.
And because all good stories involve a love triangle, another rumor claims both Jay and Dame were fighting for Aaliyah’s affections, which Dame ultimately won. “We developed a real friendship before [dating], but there was always apprehension because other people would try to get at her first.
This allegedly shot Jay’s sodium levels through the roof, and the house the men built with Kareem “Biggs” Burke came crashing down. So I had to, but then it was just like, ‘F*ck it.'” Dame and Aaliyah were still together when the singer was tragically killed in a plane crash in 2001.
After all these years, we’re still talking about what went wrong between Dame Dash and Jay Z that ended up killing Roc-A-Fella Records.
According to hip-hop folklore, the former best friends fell out because Dame tried to make Cam’ron vice president of their label, while Jay was busy drinking mai-tais with Ty Ty. Somebody may have had a different experience at a different time in her life.” The pair would later begin dating in 2000 after building as friends first, but Dame admitted there was some initial apprehension because of Jay.