Beyonce pays tribute to Aaliyah on social media with a throwback MTV Movie Awards clip featuring both of them together 16 years ago. In the video clip, Beyonce is interviewing Aaliyah on the red carpet of the award show and they discuss her transition into movies. In an interview with ABC in 2001, Beyonce shared that Aaliyah has always been supportive of Destiny’s Child.
She was the very first person to embrace Destiny’s Child. She was so sweet always.
Aaliyah died on August 25, 2001, at age of 22, during a plane crash in the Bahamas, after filming her last music video “Rock The Boat.” The plane was heading to Florida but crashed shortly after take off. RIP Aaliyah.
Watch the clip below.