The fact that Aaliyah’s name is still relevant today shows how important and influential she was. There will never be another Aaliyah Dana Haughton. Her smile, style, class, and grace continues to capture the hearts of those who love her. She was truly one in a million. It is impossible to compare her talent, because Aaliyah was in a lane of her own. She was a trailblazer who helped define 90′s R&B music.She was a trendsetter. From the famous hair swoop over her eye, to her impeccable fashion sense. She was absolutely beautiful, warm, and inviting. She had a way of making her fans feel like we really knew her, even though she kept most things private. People still adore babygirl till this day, because she was always an angel, even after her passing. There is no denying her impact on this world. Her spirit continues to rest in the numerous fans she left behind, and in those who love her.
No matter how much you feel it, you want to feel it even more, so that it becomes an honest recording. And that’s what Amy had. She had that gift. She was a natural, true jazz singer. And a jazz artist doesn’t like 50,000 people in front of him. - Tony Bennett on Amy Winehouse