Go On Girl

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"Go On Girl"
Ne-Yo Go On Girl.jpg
Single by Ne-Yo
from the album Because of You
Released December 4, 2007
Format CD single, digital download
Genre R&B
Length 4:21
Label Def Jam
Writer(s) Ne-Yo, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel S. Eriksen, Espen Lind, Amund Bjørklund
Producer(s) StarGate, Ne-Yo (co.)
Ne-Yo singles chronology
"Hate That I Love You"
"Go On Girl"
"Bust It Baby Pt. 2"

"Go On Girl" is a song written by Ne-Yo, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel S. Eriksen, Espen Lind and Amund Bjørklund, for Ne-Yo's second studio album Because of You. It was released to radio as the fourth single on December 4, 2007. It has so far has peaked at number 29 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, giving Ne-Yo his tenth top forty hit on the chart. Also, to date, it has peaked at number 96 on the Billboard Hot 100.

New York rapper Papoose, freestyled over this song in memory of Sean Bell entitled, "We Shall Overcome".

Track listing[edit]

US CD single
  1. "Go On Girl" (Radio version)
  2. "Go On Girl" (Instrumental)

Music video[edit]

The video was shot entirely in black and white directed by Hype Williams and costume designed by June Ambrose and premiered on MTV Jams. The song's music video features Jade Cole from America's Next Top Model Cycle 6.


Chart (2008) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 96
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 27


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[3] Silver 200,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ "Ne-Yo – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for Ne-Yo. April 5, 2008. Retrieved July 28, 2011.
  2. ^ "Ne-Yo – Chart history" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for Ne-Yo. April 5, 2008. Retrieved July 28, 2011.
  3. ^ "British single certifications – Ne-Yo – Go On Girl". British Phonographic Industry.  Enter Go On Girl in the field Keywords. Select Title in the field Search by. Select single in the field By Format. Select Silver in the field By Award. Click Search

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