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" I’ve had a wonderful amount of success and done a lot at 22, but there’s a lot more I want to do. "
" What's good in having money and being famous if you can't share it with others less fortunate than yourself? "
" I would like to make a bigger impact on the world by giving back, and using my celebrity to raise money for people who need it most. "
" I don't mess around when it comes to my work – it's important. That's when I will definitely put someone in their place. "
“ If God gave you the talent, you should go for it. But don’t think it’s going to be easy. It’s hard! ”
" Being in this business, I accept that there are positives and negatives but having a strong family base and a belief in God enables me to weather the storms. ”
“ It’s hard to say what I want my legacy to be when I’m long gone. ”
“ That’s why I work every day. Ev-er-y day. I want to knock people out. ”
“ There is always a bit of pressure to do a good album – to do good work, period. ”
“ I’m a total performer. ”
“ People are gonna look up to me because I’m young, black, and female. ”
" I want longevity. I don't want to get out there and run myself ragged and spread myself thin. "
" I think it's important to take a break, you know, from the public eye for a while, and give people a chance to miss you. "
" I see myself as sexy. If you are comfortable with it, it can be very classy and appealing. "
" I began to work the stage and get the audience into it. I also learned how to have fun out there. It is something I will never forget."
" There are certain things I want to keep to me. I don’t discuss my private life. "
" When a fan comes up to you and says I love your music, there’s nothing better than that."
" You have to love what you do to want to do it everyday. "
" I’m the interpreter. I’m the one who takes your words and brings them to life. I was trained to sing and dance and laugh, and that’s what I want to do. "
" I don’t think about my previous success. I’m happy that the work I’ve done has been very successful. "
" It’s in how you carry yourself. I’ve always been a very mature person, and I’ve always known what I wanted. And I go after it no matter what. "
" I want people to remember me as a full on entertainer and a good person. "
" All I can do is leave it in God’s hands and hope that my fans feel where I’m coming from. "
" I stay true to myself and my style, and I am always pushing myself to be aware of that and be original."
" I’m a survivor and I can handle anything. I’m very confident about that. "
" I don't want to abandon one work for the other, and I don't think I need to sacrifice anything to put my all into either one of them."

Aaliyah Archives News: Rest In Peace Eric Ferrell

By Sandy

Heartbroken to even post this, as the news still hasn't sunk in 😔🤧😪💔....Unfortunately it is with great sadness to confirm that make-up artist and glam squad member @ericferrellmakeup has passed away on November 6th, 2020. Cause of death has yet to be confirmed by his family, but we send our deepest condolences out to all those who were near and dear to our beloved Eric Ferrell.

Words cannot fathom how I feel right now as I write this. I am truly at a loss for words as this was so unexpected. Eric...you truly were a kind hearted, beautiful spirit and it's no wonder Aaliyah wanted to have you around her, having so much trust in you to absolutely slay her for any event and music video shoot!

You were there from her very earliest years of Aaliyah's tomboy phase, to seeing the very woman she grew into becoming. Thank you for always replying back to the fans and sharing and showing that love through all your candid, fondest memories. May you rest in peace eternally King. You will never be forgotten....Peace love and light....🙏🏽❤

UPDATE

Eric Ferrel's sister made a video to announce and speak on any speculations or rumours regarding Eric's untimely passing. Shout out to Sam Cook for sharing this. Watch below...

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