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Rick Astley recreates his 1987 Never Gonna Give You Up music video

His widespread ’80s tune made historical past final year after hitting one billion views on YouTube.

And Rick Astley, 56, has now given the enduring video for his observe Never Gonna Give You Up a brand new lease of life after he recreated it- 35 years after its preliminary launch.

The video, which he filmed for the CSAA (California State Automobile Association) Insurance Group, reveals the 80’s pop star dancing towards backdrops much like the unique.

He's back! Rick Astley, 56, has now given the iconic video for his track 'Never Gonna Give You Up' a new lease of life after he recreated it- 35 years after its initial release

He’s again! Rick Astley, 56, has now given the enduring video for his observe ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ a brand new lease of life, recreating the clip for an advert 35 years after its preliminary launch

The unique music video featured feminine dancers, nonetheless for the advert they have been swapped out for AAA Insurance brokers.

The singer additionally gave a nod to the outfits from the unique video and he donned comparable ensembles for the latest model. 

The pop star donned a stripped jumper below a black blazer and cream chinos which resembles his 80’s look. 

In one other clip he appeared casual in double denim as he dances to the old fashioned basic observe.    

Popular! The original music video for the 1987 hit 'Never Gonna Give You Up' officially reached the milestone of one billion views on YouTube last year

Popular! The unique music video for the 1987 hit ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ formally reached the milestone of 1 billion views on YouTube final year

Blast from the past: In a statement, TooFab reported , Astley said that paying homage to the original 'has been an amazing trip down memory lane'

Blast from the previous: In an announcement, TooFab reported , Astley stated that paying homage to the unique ‘has been a tremendous journey down reminiscence lane’

Fun! At the end of the fun advert Astley turns to his clone and asks 'Is this still a thing?', referring to his 35-year-old song

Fun! At the top of the enjoyable advert Astley turns to his clone and asks ‘Is this nonetheless a factor?’, referring to his 35-year-old tune

So funny: The original music video featured female dancers, however for the advert they were  swapped out for AAA Insurance agents

So humorous: The unique music video featured feminine dancers, nonetheless for the advert they have been  swapped out for AAA Insurance brokers

Bringing the 2022 rendition into the twenty first century, the video encompasses a Zoom name and a smartphone.   

At the top of the enjoyable advert Astley turns to his clone and asks ‘Is this nonetheless a factor?’, referring to his 35-year-old tune.  

In an announcement, TooFab reported, Astley stated that paying homage to the unique ‘has been a tremendous journey down reminiscence lane.’

‘The tune has been so good to me, and I’m thrilled to be working with one other iconic model that has actually stood the check of time,’ he added. 

The unique music video for the 1987 hit ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ formally reached the milestone of 1 billion views on YouTube final year. 

The tune was first uploaded to the video platform virtually 12 years in the past and located notoriety as one of many earliest YouTube pranks for Rickrolling.   

Technology: Bringing the 2022 rendition into the 21st century, the video features a Zoom call and a smartphone

Technology: Bringing the 2022 rendition into the twenty first century, the video encompasses a Zoom name and a smartphone

Incredible! Astley shared his excitement for the major milestone in a video shared to Twitter

Incredible! Astley shared his pleasure for the foremost milestone in a video shared to Twitter

Funny: YouTube celebrated the accomplishment with a clip from the video and 'You never gave him up ...' written across the bottom

Funny: YouTube celebrated the accomplishment with a clip from the video and ‘You by no means gave him up …’ written throughout the underside

Astley shared his pleasure for the foremost milestone in a video shared to Twitter.

‘1 BILLION views for Never Gonna Give You Up on @YouTube! Amazing, loopy, fantastic!’ he captioned a video tweet.  

While stress-free lakeside, Astley stated: ‘I’ve jus been informed that ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ has been streamed a billion instances on YouTube. That is mind-blowing. The world is an excellent and delightful place and I’m very fortunate.’

YouTube celebrated the accomplishment with a clip from the video and ‘You by no means gave him up …’ written throughout the underside.  

Part of Astley’s celebration included releasing 2,500 limited-edition numbered and signed blue vinyl singles.

The video large introduced that Astley’s clip reached each day views of over 2.3million on April Fool’s Day alone.

Rickrolling continues to be a well-liked prank the place customers bait-and-switch a disguised hyperlink which really results in the music video.

While the craze started with Astley’s video started in 2006, it picked up steam and have become a full-fledged success after Astley made a shock look on the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade and lip-synced the tune in 2008.

Never Gonna Give You Up is just the fourth music video from the ’80s to hitch YouTube’s Billion Views Club, behind Guns N’ Roses’ Sweet Child o’ Mine, A-ha’s Take on Me, and Michael Jackson’s Billie Jean.

Legendary: While the craze began with Astley's video began in 2006, it picked up steam and became a full-fledged success in 2008 (pictured in 2022)

Legendary: While the craze started with Astley’s video started in 2006, it picked up steam and have become a full-fledged success in 2008 (pictured in 2022)

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