So you have the food, the outfit, the firecrackers and the grill is getting fired up but you’re still missing one thing: the perfect Fourth of July playlist! Here are the best patriotic songs to help you set the tone this July Fourth.

Songs that are 100% All-American:

Born in the USA — Bruce Springsteen

Kids in America — Kim Wilde

American Dream — Skizzy Mars

Fourth of July — Fall Out Boy

All-American Girl — Carrie Underwood

American Pie — Don McLean

Party in the USA — Miley Cyrus

God Bless the USA — Lee Greenwood

Surfin’ USA — The Beach Boys

American Honey — Lady Antebellum

American Saturday Night — Brad Paisley

Firework — Katy Perry

Small Town USA — Justin Moore

National Anthem — Lana Del Rey

God Bless Amerika — Lil’ Wayne

American Girl — Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

American Kids — Kenny Chesney

Songs that aren’t exactly Fourth of July themed but they still might be good enough to make the playlist:

Cruise — Florida Georgia Line

Red Solo Cup — Toby Keith

All Summer Long — Kid Rock

Wagon Wheel — Old Crow Medicine Show

Summertime — Kenny Chesney

Jack & Diane — John Mellencamp

Barefoot Blue Jean Night — Jake Owen

Take Me Home, Country Roads — John Denver

Fly Over States — Jason Aldean

How Country Feels — Randy Houser

Drunk On You — Luke Bryan

No Such Thing as a Broken Heart — Old Dominion

Raised On It — Sam Hunt

Now that you have the perfect playlist go celebrate being Born in the USA! This whole playlist can be found on Spotify here.

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“Georgia Gallagher is a graduating senior at The University of Alabama, where she is double majoring in Journalism and Political Science. When she’s not studying, she can be found running political organizations on campus, writing, and advocating for pro-life policies. She often says that her planner is second only to her Bible and she’s never caught without a cup of coffee in her hand.”