Aaliya was a popular and highly respected singer and songwriter who also produced and sang for the BBC’s The Voice.
She died on August 26 at the age of 47.
Her music and life were tragically cut short when a plane carrying her and other members of her band crashed in a remote area in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand in September 2012.
At the time, it was the deadliest accident in the history of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).
Her family later told the BBC she was not at the controls of the plane.
Aaliyah, whose real name was Ayesha Alvi, was a singer and performer whose career spanned three decades.
Her career began with the BBC, where she won two Grammy Awards for best British Vocal Album in 1994 and 1997.
She was a prolific producer and songwriting force.
Her first album, In Search of The Voice, was released in 1997, and her second album, The Voice in Search Of, came out in 2002.
The Voice won three Grammy Awards in 2000, 2001 and 2004, and Alvi won two in 2010.
She had also performed at festivals around the world, including in Japan, Australia, the United States and Mexico.
Her debut album, Love, was issued in 2005.
She released the album In Search Of The Voice Again in 2012.
In 2013, she released her third album, Belly Up.
On January 12, 2018, Aaliyas family confirmed the singer’s death.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.