Richard Paul "Rick" Astley (born 6 February 1966) is an English singer-songwriter, musician, and radio personality. He is known for his 1987 song, "Never Gonna Give You Up", which was a #1 hit single in 25 countries. Astley holds the record for being the only male solo artist to have his first 8 singles reach the Top 10 in the UK and by retirement in 1993 had sold approximately 40 million records worldwide. After retiring from the music industry in 1993, Astley made a comeback in 2007 when he became an Internet phenomenon, as his video for "Never Gonna Give You Up" became part of a popular Internet meme known as "Rickrolling". Astley was voted "Best Act Ever" by Internet users at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2008.
Let's Rock The Moor!
Level 42, Rick Astley, Roland Gift and 9 more
Cookham, Marsh Meadow
Let's Rock Bristol
Billy Ocean, The Boomtown Rats, Tom Bailey and 28 more
Bristol, Ashton Court
Rick Astley, Go West, Aswad and 1 more
Minehead Arena, Butlins Resort
Let's Rock Leeds
Tom Bailey, Rick Astley, Go West and 11 more
Leeds, Temple Newsam
Lets Rock London, Ultimate 80'S Festival
Bananarama, Rick Astley, Kim Wilde and 12 more
London, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park