No, Tahlia Bennett, the artist formerly known as Twigs is not actually Aaliyah — I would never pigeonhole her artistry with such a blanket comparison. I also could never put Aaliyah’s entire legacy and everything she’s worth to my generation into a nice, neat, compartmented box. But beyond the fact that they both have consistently made incredible music; there are so many various ways that Twigs reminds me of Aaliyah, that it’s almost eerie. 

With that being said, click through to see where the comparisons between the two singers lie. This also serves as a good introduction to FKA Twigs for those unfamiliar with the burgeoning singer.

[Editor's Note: Ro Ransom teamed his feature with a cover he did of FKA Twigs' "Water Me". Listen below ]