1. Go-Go's Former Bassist Kathy Valentine Sues Bandmates

    May 27, 2013 11:21 AM EDT Former Go-Go’s bassist Kathy Valentine is suing four of her former bandmates, claiming they are attempting to “deprive her” of her full stake in the legendary female-fronted band. According to the complaint filed Friday with the Los Angeles Superior Court, Valentine is entitled to a 20%…

  2. Ask Billboard: What Did Other Duos Do?

    May 14, 2013 1:35 PM EDT With Macklemore & Ryan Lewis becoming the first duo to top the Hot 100 on its first two attempts, how did other twosomes start their chart careers? Readers check in on that and more. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb…

  3. Belinda Carlisle Ranks Her Top Hits (Q&A)

    May 07, 2013 9:05 AM EDT The lead singer of the Go-Go's is back with her first solo single since 1997. She discusses the difference between her group and solo music, previews the future of the band and, in a Chart Beat exclusive, counts down her top 10 favorite hits. Belinda's back. With "Sun,…

  4. Go-Go's 'Will Have New Music Coming,' Says Guitarist

    May 03, 2011 10:35 AM EDT The Go-Go's are still a going concern, and guitarist Jane Wiedlin, for one, hopes that a summer tour to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their debut album, "Beauty and the Beat," will lead to some new music from the all-female 80s favorite. "We've talked about it for…

  5. Go-Go's Members Score 'Lovelace' Musical

    May 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Go-Go's principals Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin are putting the finishing touches on an off-Broadway musical based on the life of late porn star actress Linda Lovelace. Starring former "Family Ti Go-Go's principals Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin are putting the…

  6. 2002 ASCAP Country Music Awards

    November 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST ASCAP Country Music Awards Here are the winning songs from the 40th annual ASCAP Country Music Awards, held Nov. 4 at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville. Listed below the song title is the songwriter and publisher. Ain't Nothing 'Bout You Rivers Rutherford Memphisto Music…

  7. Billboard Bits: Ash, Snoop Dogg, Go-Go's

    August 20, 2002 12:00 AM EDT News on Ash, Snoop Dogg, Go-Go's Ash drummer Rick McMurray was injured early Friday morning as the band's tour bus driver tried to avoid a shredded tire on Oregon's Interstate 5. The bus, which was carrying the Irish band between Area2 tour gigs in San Francisco and Seattle,…

  8. God Bless the Go-Go's

    May 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Has it really been 17 years since the Go-Go's' last full studio offering? The calendar says yes, but the fab five has more than made up for lost time with the deliriously buoyant God Bless the Go-Go's Has it really been 17 years since the Go-Go's' last full studio…