The Aaliyah MAC Collection Is Happening & Here's Why It's One In A Million


The summer may be coming to an end but cult-craze makeup brand, MAC has already announced a new collection for Summer 2018. The cosmetic brand is set to honor the late Princess of Hip-Hop Aaliyah with a silk limited edition makeup collection. 

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Remember the moment MAC announced the Selena Quintanilla collection? We lost it and marked our calendars; well, get ready to do all over again, for the late Queen of R&B. The legacy beauty brand took to Instagram to announced the news with a silver and purple silk video captioned: "Aaliyah is truly ‘One in a Million’ — an unstoppable icon whose groundbreaking work in R&B music and film inspires us all. Today, we join her countless fans in celebrating her with the announcement of the MAC Aaliyah collection.” 


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Loyal fans and the late singer's brother, Rashad Haughton, began a petition on petition which urged the makeup brand to honor the actress. With 27,000 signatures gathered MAC heard the request and the collaboration are set to hit selves next year. Though, the details of the limited edition collection are still under wraps fans have requested products which pay homage to the late Brooklyn icon's beauty. They have requested eyeshadows, lip liners, lipsticks, lip glosses, and false eyelashes.

The R&B star best known for hit tracks "Try Again" and "Rock the Boat" died in a tragic plane crash during a trip to the Bahamas in 2001 at 22-years-old. With 90's style on the rise, this collection is right on time to grace the shelves of MAC. Who's ready to get their 90's vibe on with this collection? Sound off in the comments.