Rick Astley Is Never Gonna Give You Up From YouTube Again

Posted Feb 24, 2010

Rick Astley’s music video “Never Gonna Give You Up” was temporarily removed YouTube.  Removing the video was a mistake as confirmed by YouTube by Neowin.net.  “We review all flagged content quickly, and if we find that a video does violate the guidelines, we remove it, on average in under an hour. We also have a team that is dedicated to identifying and removing spam from YouTube.  Occasionally, an account flagged by users or identified by our spam team is mistakenly taken down,” stated YouTube in a message. The music video had about 30 million views on YouTube when it was temporarily removed. [Neowin]