Aaliyah said “I Do” at the unripe age of 15.
“Aaliyah looked worried. Scared. Worried and scared. I wanted so much to grab Aaliyah and talk to her. I wanted so much to talk to her. ‘Cause she looked at me, she gave me a look like she wanted me to talk to her. That’s why I feel like I failed them. Both of them. I knew that it had changed the course of everything,” Smith shamefully admitted later on in the Q&A segment.
Since going to air, The Blast was able to procure the actual forged document, dated “August 30th, 1994,” exactly 7 years before her untimely death in a plane crash. The marriage certificate unearthed by The Blast corroborates much of what’s been stated in regards to R. Kelly’s indecent proposal. The forgery alludes to Aaliyah being 18 years of age when she said “I Do,” three years off the mark. Her parents later annulled the marriage through power of attorney.