Aaliyah: Life & Legacy: Remembering Detroit's 'Babygirl' 20 years after her death
It’s been 20 years since Detroit and the world lost Aaliyah, but her legacy is not forgotten. Aaliyah, also known as “Babygirl,” or the “Princess of R&B,” was one of the biggest stars in music and entertainment at the time of her tragic, untimely death in 2001. Aaliyah, who grew up in Detroit, left a lasting impact on those who worked with her, and those who supported her. Local 4′s Karen Drew has spent months interviewing some of the people who were closest to Aaliyah. Watch the extended cut of our special on Aaliyah in the video player above.