J. Cole Pays Tribute To Aaliyah (Video)

Baby Girl had a lot of fans – and J. Cole is one of them. The Fayetteville, North Carolina representing Roc Nation emcee paid tribute to Aaliyah onstage as “I Care 4 U” and “Rock The Boat” blared from the speakers at a recent gig.

“I Care 4 U” is one of my favourite Aaliyah songs, originally penned by Missy Elliott and Timbaland and released on her self-titled album in 2001. Independent singer/songwriter Jesse Boykins III also paid tribute last year with his own version of the track, for our Aaliyah Revisited EP:

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