may be gone, David Bowie but his legacy lives on.
That's because on Monday, it was revealed that the late legend has been nominated for one of the top honors at this year's
BBC Music Awards!
The iconic singer is up for British Artist Of The Year in the
wake of his death and posthumous release of his final album, Blackstar.
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(who claimed the prize last year), Adele , Calvin Harris , and Coldplay are also nominated alongside Mr. Bowie. Jess Glynne
The announcement comes a month after David's
Blackstar was noticeably snubbed in the ceremony's Album Of The Year category. Instead, the nominees for that category are
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Rick Astley's iconic '80s song Never Gonna Give You Up and Ethan Thompson has just take a turn on the timeless tune!
Instead of giving the song an EDM makeover, this version is dark.
Check out the sultry
George Michael-esque rendition above!
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is never gonna let you down! Rick Astley
Especially when it comes to covering songs you'd NEVER expect to hear him sing! The 49-year-old took the stage at
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park during the Let's Rock London festival over the weekend.
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But during his performance, he surprised fans by straying from his own stuff and actually took a page out of
and Bruno Mars Mark Ronson's songbook!
Donning a suit and tie, the iconic artist tried his hand at the huge hit
Uptown Funk, and he actually did a pretty good job!
Rick was moving and grooving while he sang the sassy song, and the crowd was totally into the impressive cover! Ch-ch-check it out (below)!
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YES! YES! YES!
Some golden god has edited this amazing video together that has
Mad Men characters saying the lyrics to the infamous Rick Astley's Never Gonna Give You Up.
Two of our favorite pop cultural pieces in one beautiful mess!
One must check it out (above) !!!
It is un-missable!!!!
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Oh man! Is this happening?! Is this real life?! Damn straight!
There's nothing terribly exciting about this interview with
Rick Astley and - expect it is an interview with Rick Astley and Robert Pattinson!!!! Robert Pattinson
The only thing that its missing is a rousing versus of
Never Gonna Give You Up!!!
Ch-ch-check out the AWKWARD (which it really, really is) in the video (above)
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