'Never Gonna Give You Up' was a huge hit in the 80s. After retiring at the tender age of 27, Rick Astley later made an involuntary comeback as a figure of fun on the Internet. Now he's back with a new album titled '50'.
He was a one-hit wonder in the 80s, with 'Never gonna give you up' propelling him to the top of the charts. Then all went quiet for Rick Astley, except for him briefly becoming the target of an internet prank. Now Astley has topped the British charts with his comeback album, "50."
Writer-producer Benjamin von Stuckrad-Barre sought a rock star lifestyle – and underwent a rock star's fall. Now he’s written a book about early fame, losing touch with reality and drug addiction in pop culture.
Arsenal have beaten Cologne 3-1 in a Europa League match that will be remembered for the troubled scenes outside the Emirates Stadium that preceded it. Elsewhere, Hertha Berlin drew while Hoffenheim let a lead slip.
Most people only know author Stephen King by the film adaptations of his works. No one else can make audiences quiver in fear quite like he can. His movies are the stuff of nightmares.
Nick Cave is a musician, actor, filmmaker, and poet. Now he’s a comic book hero, too. Reinhard Kleist's latest graphic novel is "Nick Cave - Mercy On Me".
Take part in our quiz, and win great CDs! We'll play a cover version of a German hit. Just answer the following question:
He was the first African-American staff journalist at "Life" magazine. Despite segregation laws, Gordon Parks always expected his subjects to meet him eye to eye. His pictures shed a unique light on mid-century America.
With the world's highest number of startups per capita, Israel is a dream come true for many young entrepreneurs. DW went to Tel Aviv's DLD Innovation Festival to find out what makes the Israeli tech scene so successful.
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