What does it mean to be Rickrolled? It's an online prank where the user is (unknowingly) directed to a video of Rick Astley's "Never Gonna Give You Up" video.
Rickrolling, alternatively rick-rolling, is a prank and an Internet meme involving an unexpected appearance of the music video for the 1987 Rick Astley song "Never Gonna Give You Up". The meme is a type of bait and switch using a disguised hyperlink. Those led to the music video believing that they were accessing some unrelated material are said to have been rickrolled.
Astley recorded "Never Gonna Give You Up" on his 1987 album Whenever You Need Somebody. The song, his solo debut single, was a number one hit on several international charts, including the Billboard Hot 100, Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks and UK Singles Chart. As a means of promoting the song, it was also made into Astley's first music video, which features him performing the song while dancing.
For those who like to play a good prank on their friends, this is how you do it. Tell them tat they will get the information they are looking for. Or you can ask them, not to click on the following link. Just make them curious.
Send them one of the following links:
And now let's have some fun!