Playlist: American Anthems, New And Old-School For The 4th Of July

USA! USA! USA! OK, so we might not have the best soccer team in the world, but we rock at pretty much everything else, including music. Here, we picked out our favorite American songs (new, old, classic, vintage, you name it) to play at your 4th of July BBQ. Check out the playlist after the jump!

  1. Aloe Blacc, “I Need a Dollar”
  2. Don McLean, “American Pie”
  3. The Muffs, “Kids in America”
  4. Michael Jackson, “Remember The Time”
  5. Phantom Planet, “California”
  6. Weezer, “Surf Wax America”
  7. The Beach Boys, “Pet Sounds”
  8. David Bowie, “Young Americans”
  9. The Jacksons, “Blame It On the Boogie”
  10. Elliott Smith, “L.A.”
  11. Roky Erickson and the 13th Floor Elevators, “You’re Gonna Miss Me”
  12. Lauryn Hill, “That Thing”
  13. Madonna, “Hollywood”
  14. Creedence Clearwater Revival, “Proud Mary”
  15. Jay-Z and Alicia Keys, “Empire State of Mind”