"Take Away" as written by Timothy Mosley, Craig Brockman and Missy Elliott....
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    General Commentit is just all for Aaliyah. Some parts of the song I didnt get but in most of the parts I can tell that they were making it for her.
    playa66on January 22, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthey dedicated the video and song to aaliyah, but this song was written before her death
    crush317on September 29, 2002   Link
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    General Commentit's basically a song about unconditional love, that simple.

    To clear up any confusion, the lyrics aren't about Aaliyah, the video is dedicated to her. Though, I understand how some people could say that thes ong can relate to her.

    "You're so incredible
    Ever since the day we became, we became.. so personal
    Everyday that I spend with you it gets.. unforgettable
    Anything that I did with you, I don't.. regret at all
    (I love everything about you)

    Take away, your gold and platinum chains
    (and I'm gonna love you baby)
    Cause I'm gon' love, love you anyway
    (I ain't in it for the cheddar baby)"

    that part could very easily make people think that missy was expressing how great aaliyah was to her and how she would still be great without "platinum chains"/money & fame
    Riggon July 24, 2008   Link
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    General Comment
    eternal love #RIPAaliyah
    corettapon August 21, 2014   Link

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