Aaliyah’s estate has announced a statement on social media regarding the late singer‘s music.
Aaliyah’s fans expected that her music will be released to streaming services on her birthday, which is on January 16(Saturday). Unfortunately things did not go well, fans must wait a little longer.
The late singer’s estate shared a message on social media regarding the issue. They claim that these types of things are not in their hands, so it takes time. “We hear you and we see you. While we share your sentiments and desire to have Aaliyah’s music released, we must acknowledge that these matters are not within our control and, unfortunately, take time,” Aaliyah’s estate wrote. “Our inability to share Aaliyah’s music and artistry with the world has been as difficult for us as it has been for all of you. Our priority has always been and will continue to be Aaliyah’s music.”
The estate promised to protect Aliya’s legacy and to bring new projects in the future. “In the meantime, however, we are working diligently to protect what is in our control — Aaliyah’s brand, legacy, and intellectual property,” they continued. “In doing so, we will continue to release unique and exciting projects to keep Aaliyah’s legacy and light shining.”
The late singer’s estate asked her loyal fans for their support, they understand how disappointed the fans are. “Undoubtedly, we understand how frustration can lead to angry and disappointment. However, we ask all of you for your continued support and love as we aim to achieve these goals for all of you and our baygirl. We appreciate you,” the estate ended the statement.