Go Girl (Pitbull song)

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"Go Girl"
Go Girl single.jpg
Single by Pitbull featuring Trina and Young Bo$$
from the album The Boatlift
Released 2007
Format CD single
Genre Hip house, electronic, crunk, feminist
Length 3:48
Label TVT
Writer(s) Armando C. Pérez, David Mauricio Bowen-Petterson, Katrina Laverne Taylor, Kenneth C. Coby, Valentino Khan
Producer(s) Soundz
Pitbull singles chronology
"Go Girl"
"The Anthem"
Trina singles chronology
"Here We Go"
"Go Girl"
"Single Again"
Young Bo$$ singles chronology
"Go Girl"
"Shooting Star"
Music video
"Go Girl" on YouTube

"Go Girl" is the first single from the album The Boatlift released by Pitbull in 2007. It features Trina and David Rush, who was at the time known as Young Bo$$. The single peaked at number 83 on the Billboard Hot 100. A music video was made, featuring Pitbull, Trina and Young Bo$$ dancing in a club.

Cultural references[edit]

Pitbull makes several pop culture references in the song. He makes reference to earlier 2007 songs, ones such as "Party Like a Rockstar" by the Shop Boyz and "Buy U a Drank (Shawty Snappin')" by T-Pain featuring Yung Joc. He also makes references to MySpace and HBO.

The song also samples Trina's "Party Like a Rockstar (Remix)" on her 2007 mixtape Rockstarr, as well as lyrics from the Notorious B.I.G.'s 1994 single "Big Poppa".

A sample of the song was played during a dance break during shows of the K-pop SM Town Live '10 World Tour. Hyoyeon, Yoona, Yuri, and Sooyoung of Girls' Generation and Luna of f(x) performed a choreographed dance to the song.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2007–08) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 83
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[2] 25
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[3] 30


  1. ^ "Pitbull – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for Pitbull. Retrieved October 3, 2016.
  2. ^ "Pitbull – Chart history" Billboard Hot Rap Songs for Pitbull. Retrieved October 3, 2016.
  3. ^ "Pitbull – Chart history" Billboard Rhythmic Songs for Pitbull. Retrieved October 3, 2016.

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