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She recalled coming into her own prior to age 15 and grew to love her height.
Her mother would tell her to be happy that she was small and compliment her.
Her cousin Jomo had a pet alligator, which Aaliyah felt was too much, remarking, "that was something I wasn't going to stroke." Her grandmother died in 1991.
Years after her death, Aaliyah said her grandmother supported everyone in the family and always wanted to hear her sing, as well as admitting that she "spoiled" her and her brother Rashad "to death." She also enjoyed Aaliyah's singing and would have Aaliyah to sing for her.
He recalled her running around their home singing and that never being annoying due to her having a "beautiful voice".Aaliyah stated that she thought of her grandmother whenever she fell into depression.When she was growing up, Aaliyah attended Detroit schools and believed she was well-liked, but got teased for her short stature.; January 16, 1979 – August 25, 2001) was an American singer, actress, and model.She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan.