Dash met R&B singer Aaliyah in New York City in the summer of 2000 through his accountant, and dated her until her death on August 25, 2001, in a plane crash in The Bahamas. Though they were not formally engaged, in interviews given after Aaliyahs death, Dash stated that the couple had planned to marry.
Who did Aaliyah date before she died?
AaliyahYears active1989–2001Spouse(s)R. Kelly ( m. 1994; ann. 1995)Partner(s)Damon Dash (2000–2001; her death)RelativesRashad Haughton (brother) Barry Hankerson (uncle)19 more rows
Did Jay Z try to date Aaliyah?
In a separate interview with Hip-Hop-Motivation, Dash confirmed that JAY-Z had known Aaliyah first and that they had both started to pursue her later. Despite establishing a rapport with JAY-Z, Aaliyah reportedly began dating Dash in late 1999. They were together until her death in a plane crash in August 2001.
Did Dame Dash girlfriend have a baby?
The music mogul and his fiancée, Raquel Horn, confirmed on Saturday (Nov. 14) that they welcomed a child together. Dash shared a photo of his fiancée to announce the news on Instagram, praising her for bringing their baby into the world.