Missy Elliott, Lil’ Kim, Tweet, Queen Latifah, Jaheim, Lyric, Lil’ Jon and the Eastside Boyz, members of the Wu-Tang Clan and talk show host Montel Williams came out to make cameos during the video shoot for Aaliyah’s “I Miss You” in Long Island City, New York, on Wednesday. (Click to see photos from the shoot. )
Directed by Darren Grant, the video will include segments from the late singer’s previous videos and will also feature her famous friends lip-syncing to her song.
According to a spokesperson for the project, the rest of the video will be shot in Los Angeles soon, with Jamie Foxx, DMX, Quincy Jones and former MTV VJ Ananda Lewis confirmed to appear.
I Care 4 U, a collection of unreleased Aaliyah tracks and greatest hits, drops December 10 (see “Aaliyah LP Will Have Hits, Six New Songs, DVD Of Her Videos” ).
The video for “I Miss You” should be ready to air the next couple of weeks.
For complete coverage of the Aaliyah tragedy, check out “The Aaliyah Reports.”