Rick Astley discography

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This article presents the discography of the pop singer Rick Astley.

Rick Astley discography
Releases
Studio albums 6
Compilation albums 5
Singles 16
References and footnotes

Albums[change | edit source]

Studio albums[change | edit source]

Year Information Chart positions Sales and certifications[1] [2] [3]
UK U.S.[4] FR SWI[5] AUT[6] SWE[7] CAN NO[8] AUS GRE
1987 Whenever You Need Somebody
1
10
-
2
3
2
2
4
1
-
Canada : 4 x Platinum (400,000)
US : 2 x Platinum (2 million)
France : 2 x Gold
1988 Hold Me in Your Arms
8
19
-
11
30
7
3
-
-
-
Canada : 2 x Platinum
US : Gold
1991 Free
9
31
-
26
24
16
17
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-
-
1993 Body & Soul
  • 4th studio album
  • Released: 1995
  • Format: CD, cassette
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185
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-
-
-
-
-
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-
2002 Keep It Turned On
  • 5th studio album
  • Released: 2002
  • Format: CD
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-
-
-
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-
2005 Portrait
  • 6th studio album
  • Released: 2005
  • Format: CD
26
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-
-
-
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Compilation albums[change | edit source]

Year Information Chart positions Sales and certifications
UK[9] U.S. FR SWI AUS SWE CAN NO NED DEN
1990 Dance Mixes
  • Remixes
  • Released: 1990
  • Format: CD
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-
-
-
-
-
-
-
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-
2001 Together Forever - Greatest Hits and More...
  • Greatest hits album
  • Released: 2001
  • Format: CD
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-
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-
-
-
-
-
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-
2002 Greatest Hits
  • Greatest hits album
  • Released: December 2002
  • Format: CD
16
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-
-
-
-
-
-
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5
2003 Greatest Hits
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-
-
-
-
-
-
-
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2003 The Best of Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
  • Greatest hits album
  • Released: 2003
  • Format: CD
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-
-
-
-
-
-
-
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-
2004 Love Songs
  • Greatest hits album
  • Released: 2004
  • Format: CD
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-
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2004 Platinum & Gold Collection - Rick Astley
  • Greatest hits album
  • Released: 2004
  • Format: CD
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-
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Singles[change | edit source]

Year Song UK[10] US Hot 100[11] US Dance[11] US AC[11] CAN SWIT[12] AUSTRI[13] FR[14] SWE[15] NOR[16] AUSTRA[17] IR[18] GER[19] SP NZ IT Album
1987 "Never Gonna Give You Up" 1 1 1 1 1 2 4 6 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 2 Whenever You Need Somebody
"Whenever You Need Somebody" 3 - - - - 1 4 11 1 2 - 3 1 1 - 3
"When I Fall in Love"/"My Arms Keep Missing You" 2 - - - - 14 21 - 12 - - 2 7 / 6 - - 9
1988 "Together Forever" 2 1 1 2 2 14 10 18 - - - 1 5 - - 6
"It Would Take a Strong Strong Man" - 10 8 1 2 - - - - - - 4 - - - -
"She Wants to Dance with Me" 6 6 13 5 1 12 - - 12 - 35 - 10 - - 9 Hold Me in Your Arms
"Take Me to Your Heart" 8 - - - - 16 - 18 10 - 41 5 10 - - 6
1989 "Hold Me in Your Arms" 10 - - - - - - - - - - 7 32 - - -
"Giving Up on Love" - 38 - 11 29 - - 46 - - - - - - - -
"Ain't Too Proud to Beg" - 89 - 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
1991 "Cry for Help" 7 7 - 1 3 - 22 - 17 - 13 9 14 - - 13 Free
"Move Right Out" 58 81 - 29 - - - - - - - - 52 - - 32
"Never Knew Love" 70 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1993 "The Ones You Love" 48 - - 19 - - - - - - - - 54 - - - Body & Soul
"Hopelessly" 33 28 - 4 23 - - - - - - - - - - -
2001 "Sleeping" - - - 17 - 69 - - - - - - 60 - - - Keep It Turned On
2010 "Lights Out" - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - TBC

Other songs[change | edit source]

  • "A Dream for Us"
  • "Be With You"
  • "Behind The Smile"
  • "Body & Soul"
  • "Breathe"
  • "Dial My Number"
  • "Don't Ask"
  • "Don't Say Goodbye"
  • "Enough Love"
  • "Everytime"
  • "Full of You"
  • "I Don't Wanna Lose Her"
  • "I Don't Want to Be Your Lover"
  • "I'll Be Fine"
  • "I'll Never Let You Down"
  • "I'll Never Set You Free"
  • "In The Name of Love"
  • "Is This Really Love"
  • "Just Good Friends"
  • "Keep It Turned on"
  • "Learning to Live"
  • "Let's Go out Tonight"
  • "Modern Girl"
  • "Miracle"
  • "Natures Gift"
  • "Never Knew Love"
  • "No More Looking for Love"
  • "One Night Stand"
  • "Really Got a Problem"
  • "Remember The Days"
  • "Romeo Loves Juliet"
  • "Slipping Away"
  • "So Glad"
  • "Some Kinda Love"
  • "Stop Breaking Your Heart"
  • "The Bottom Line"
  • "The Love Has Gone"
  • "The Once You Love"
  • "This Must Be Heaven"
  • "Till Then (Time Stands Still)"
  • "Vincent"
  • "Waiting For the Bell to Ring"
  • "Wanna Believe You"
  • "What You See Is What You Don't Get"
  • "When You Gonna" (with Lisa Carter)
  • "When You Love Someone"
  • "Wonderful You"
  • "You Move Me"

References[change | edit source]

  1. Canadian Recording Industry Association Cria.ca (Retrieved March 1, 2008)
  2. RIAA Riaa.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008)
  3. Rick Astley's certifications in France Chartsinfrance.net (Retrieved March 1, 2008)
  4. Billboard Billboard.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  5. Swiss Albums Chart Hitparade.ch (Retrieved March 1, 2008)
  6. Austrian Albums Chart Austriancharts.at (Retrieved March 1, 2008)
  7. Swedish Albums Chart Swedishcharts.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008)
  8. Norwegian Albums Chart Norwegiancharts.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008)
  9. UK Albums Chart Chartstats.com (Retrieved March 6, 2008)
  10. UK Singles Chart Everyhit.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Billboard allmusic.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  12. Swiss Singles Chart Hitparade.ch (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  13. Austrian Singles Chart Austriancharts.at (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  14. French Singles Chart Lescharts.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  15. Swedish Singles Chart Swedishcharts.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  16. Norwegian Singles Chart Norwegiancharts.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  17. Australian Singles Chart Australian-charts.com (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  18. Irish Singles Chart Irishcharts.ie (Retrieved March 1, 2008
  19. German Singles Chart Charts-surfer.de (Retrieved March 1, 2008