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StreamLINE FLASHBACK : On This Day in Music History, July 8, 1981, THE GO-GO’S hit #1 on the Billboard Charts and made History!

ON THIS DAY IN MUSIC HISTORY, July 8, 1981, The Go-Go’s made history as the first all-female band to hit #1 on the album charts.⁠ ⁠

Their debut album, BEAUTY AND THE BEAT was propelled by the smash singles “Our Lips are Sealed” and “We Got the Beat”.⁠ ⁠

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ON THIS DAY IN MUSIC HISTORY, June 8, 1981, The Go-Go's made history as the first all-female band to hit #1 on the album charts.⁠ ⁠ Their debut album, BEAUTY AND THE BEAT was propelled by the smash singles "Our Lips are Sealed" and "We Got the Beat".⁠ ⁠ The album would go on to be certified double platinum⁠ ⁠ Lead singer Belinda Carlisle would move on in the following years and carve out a pretty successful solo career with the #1 Billboard hit "Heaven is a Place on Earth". ⁠ #onthisdayinmusic #musichistory #instagood #rockhistory #rockmusic #gogos #femalerockers #femalebands #womeninmusic #womenmusicians #womenrock #rockers #rocklegends #genre #musicgenres #innovationspeaks #musicians #musichistory #genre #musicgenres #innovationspeaks #belindacarlisle #musicblogger #streamlineblog #musicbloggers

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The album would go on to be certified double platinum⁠ ⁠

Lead singer Belinda Carlisle would move on in the following years and carve out a pretty successful solo career with the #1 Billboard hit “Heaven is a Place on Earth”. ⁠



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StreamLINE FLASHBACK : On This Day in Music History, July 8, 1981, THE GO-GO’S hit #1 on the Billboard Charts and made History!

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