Astley came to fame viaStock Aitken Watermanin 1987 and enjoyed seven consecutive top 10 singles in the UK with the trio, including the massive global number oneNever Gonna Give You Up.
After a couple of long-players with SAW, he recorded two further albums with Gary Stevenson co-producing before stepping back from the limelight somewhat in the late 1990s and the new millennium. The album50was a surprise return to the top of the charts in 2016 and two years laterBeautiful Lifewas another top ten album.
This new collection has the old hits sitting alongside recent fan favourites such as ‘Keep Singing’, ‘Angels On My Side’ and ‘Try’. The opening track ‘Every One of Us’ is abrand new songand there’s a new ‘Pianoforte’ take on ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’. Disc two (CD only) sees Rick create ‘reimagined’ interpretations of his songs.
The Best Of Meis available as an Amazon UK exclusiveSIGNED 2CD edition, a deluxe 2CD package with enhanced packaging (and lyrics and ‘additional imagery’ and a 2LP blue coloured vinyl. Signed deluxe 2CD and other options available via Rick’s store.
The Best Of Meis released on 25 October 2019. Choose your copy now by clicking here!
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