Rick Astley is Actually Rickrolling People in Real Life

Not content to simply exist as one of the best Internet memes of all time, 80s pop star Rick Astley is now actually "rickrolling" people in real life.

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Astley stopped by a Danish radio show and was asked to "rickroll" some people "who never play music" on another show. He has a pretty great sense of humor, especially about himself and the meme he inspired.

Fun fact: Astley was my first legit pop star crush. I am not ashamed of that anymore like I was that time in 1988 when my friend saw a notebook filled with pictures of Astley I cut out of magazines I had in my locker and said "ewww you like this guy ugh he sucks" and I had to pretend like I found it on the bus. I LOVE YOU FOREVER RICK.

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Fun fact: Astley was my first legit pop star crush. I am not ashamed of that anymore like I was that time in 1988 when my friend saw a notebook filled with pictures of Astley I cut out of magazines I had in my locker and said "ewww you like this guy ugh he sucks" and I had to pretend like I found it on the bus. I LOVE YOU FOREVER RICK.

Ditto. I SUPER LOVE RICK ASTLEY.

Remember the year he RickRolled the NYC Thanksgiving Parade? We had taken WeePiglet to see it (she was tiny, this was 2009, I think) and when he went by on the Comedy Central float, I pretty much LOST MY SHIT. The people around us were like "who the fuck is that?" and there I am screaming my jackass heart out for that tiny ginger man.

He waved at me!

And just yesterday, Never Gonna Give You Up came on my 80s station so of course I turned it way way way up. I was stopped at a light and a dude on a motorcycle looked over at me and did a double-take at what he was hearing. He high-fived me, because HELLO RICK ASTLEY IS AWESOME.

Forever and always, amen.