Barack Obama" align="left" hspace="5" />Are you ready to Barack and roll? It was only a matter of time until the Rick Astley RickRoll phenomenon got all political.
Now, instead of getting pranked by seeing Rick's cheesy...
"If I was a young kid now looking at that song, I'd have to say I'd think it was pretty naff." Rick Astley reveals his true feelings towards his 1987 pop anthem "Never Gonna Give You Up."[...] Read more!
British singer Rick Astley is heading for a career revival - after an internet prank turned him into an online phenomenon. The singer/songwriter's 1980s smash-hit Never Gonna Give You Up has had a record 14.5 million hits on video networking site YouTube.com after cheeky internet schemers tricked website users by posting the link under scandalous news headlines.[...] Read more!
Happy Birthday to British singer Rick Astley (1966), Guns 'n Roses singer Axl "maybe Chinese Democracy will come out this year" Rose (1962), TV star Megan Gallagher (1960), American actress Kathy Najimy (1957), singer Natalie Cole (1950), reggae icon Bob Marley (1945; d. 1981), anchorman Tom Brokaw (1940), M*A*S*H* actor Mike Farrell (1939), actress/sex symbol Mamie Van Doren (1931), actor/director Rip Torn (1931), British actor Patrick Macnee (1922), Hungarian actress Zsa Zsa Gabor (1917), 40th President of the United States Ronald Reagan (1911; d. 2004), and baseball legend George Herman "Babe" Ruth (1895; d. 1948).