Patriotic Songs for Your July 4th Celebrations
We are blown away by how many patriotic songs are out there, so we compiled our top 40 favorites just for you! Not only that, but we also created a handy Spotify playlist of these perfect Fourth of July songs so you can listen to them at your holiday barbecues or just anytime. Trust us; you’ll be playing this on repeat!
So grab your phone, hook it up to a speaker, and get ready to blast these all-American patriotic songs at your next summer party or Independence Day celebration!
* Please note that the exact versions of the songs we linked may not be available on our Spotify playlist (below). If the exact version is only available on YouTube, we included the closest version on our playlist!
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Songs About America: “The Star Spangled Banner” & “God Bless the USA”
When it comes to songs about America, there are two clear choices: our national anthem and “God Bless the USA.” While we are sure you’ve heard several different and beautiful versions of both of these songs out there, we wanted to include ten of our favorites because they’re that good!
1. The Star Spangled Banner (Instrumental) by the US Military Bands
2. The Star Spangled Banner – Super Bowl XXVIII by Beyonce
3. The Star Spangled Banner – Super Bowl XXV by Whitney Houston ft. The Florida Orchestra
4. The Star Spangled Banner – NBA All-Star Game, 1983, by Marvin Gaye
5. The Star Spangled Banner (Rock) by Jimi Hendrix
6. God Bless the USA by Dolly Parton
7. God Bless the USA by Anthem Lights
8. God Bless the USA by Home Free
9. God Bless the USA by Lee Greenwood
10. God Bless the USA by United States Army Field Band
Fun USA Songs for Your Summer Parties
You can’t have a party without music, and July 4th is no exception! These songs aren’t exactly patriotic, but they each mention America, which is what makes them unique! You’ll love kicking off your celebrations with these awesome Fourth of July songs.
11. Party in the USA by Miley Cyrus
12. Living In America by James Brown
13. Born In The USA by Bruce Springsteen
14. Kids of America by Kim Wilde
15. Surfin’ USA by The Beach Boys
16. America by Simon & Garfunkel
17. American Pie by Don McLean
18. Living In The USA by Steve Miller Band
19. American Woman by Lenny Kravitz
20. Made In The USA by Demi Lovato
American Patriotic Songs
We are sure you’ve heard at least one of these American patriotic songs. Even so, we think you should definitely show these classics some love and add them to your list of favorite USA songs!
21. America the Beautiful by Ray Charles
22. My Country ‘Tis Of Thee by Aretha Franklin
23. This Land Is Your Land by Woody Guthrie
24. Our Country by John Mellencamp
25. God Bless America by Celine Dion
26. America by Neil Diamond
27. Color Me America by Dolly Parton
28. Where The Stars & Stripes & Eagle Fly by Aaron Tippin
Patriotic Country Songs by Top Country Artists
We are pretty sure it goes without saying, but we’ll say it anyway: country artists have got us completely covered when it comes to songs about America! In fact, we had a hard time finding country artists that haven’t written patriotic country songs.
29. American Heart by Faith Hill
30. Only In America by Brooks & Dunn
31. American Saturday Night by Brad Paisley
32. American Kids by Kenny Chesney
33. It’s America by Rodney Atkins
34. God’s Country by Blake Shelton
35. American Soldier by Toby Keith
36. Letters From Home by John Michael Montgomery
37. If You’re Reading This by Tim McGraw
38. Old Glory by Jerrod Nieman
39. Ragged Old Flag by Johnny Cash
40. Home by Dierks Bentley
Feel free to save our Best Patriotic Songs Spotify playlist to your own library, and have a happy 4th of July!