Billboard #1 Hits: #654: ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’- Rick Astley. March 12, 1988. #1 for 2 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.
- Single: ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’- Rick Astley
- Record Company- RCA
- Genre: Dance Pop
- Written by Stock Aitken Waterman
- Time: 3:35
- Album-Whenever You Need Somebody
- Grade: F
- Peaked at #1 2 weeks in Billboard Hot 100. #1 in UK Singles Chart. #1 in Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands , New Zealand, Norway, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, West Germany, Zimbabwe.
Remember during the invasion of Panama when they had old pineapple face Manny Noriega surrounded at his compound and were blasting loud music to get him to surrender? They played this song. I would have give up in 30 seconds.