Fourth of July Playlist

Red, white, and blues

4th july playlist!

We love an all-American anthem.

And though Francis Scott Key deserves props for inventing the genre, it’s a little ditty from Mellencamp, sugar from Miley, and anything (everything?) by The Boss that really makes your July 4 party a jam.

Born in the USA,” by Bruce Springsteen

American Woman,” by Lenny Kravitz

Surf Wax America,” by Weezer

Jack & Diane,” by John Mellencamp

Let’s Work Together,” by Canned Heat

Living in America,” by Dom

Made in America,” by Kanye West and Jay Z featuring Frank Ocean

American Boy,” by Estelle featuring Kanye West

America,” by Simon & Garfunkel

Party in the USA,” by Miley Cyrus

Empire State of Mind,” by Jay Z, featuring Alicia Keys

Living in America,” by James Brown

Rhythm Nation,” by Janet Jackson

Chicken Fried,” by Zac Brown Band

American Girl,” by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

Volunteers,” by Jefferson Airplane

So American,” by Portugal. The Man

American Pie,” by Don McLean

Stream the playlist on Spotify.

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