Never Gonna Give You Up" is a song recorded by British singer and songwriter Rick Astley, released as a single on 27 July 1987. It was written and produced by Stock Aitken Waterman. The song was released as the first single from his debut album, Whenever You Need Somebody ( 1987). The song was a worldwide number- one hit, initially in the singer' s native United Kingdom in 1987, where it stayed.
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